Thanks to everyone who participated in and contributed to DTDL’s 2017 Summer Reading Program, making it another successful year. Thanks to the Friends of the Library for sponsoring the summer program.
Thanks also to the many Delta Township, Grand Ledge, and Greater Lansing businesses who donated prizes or supplies, including: All-of-us Express, Barnes & Noble, Carrabba’s Italian grill, Cheddars, Delta Twp. Aquatic Center, DeLuca’s, District 5, EagleMonk Pub & Brewery, Eastwood Towne Center, Edru Skate-a-Rama, Lansing Lugnuts, Little Caesars, McDonald’s, Meijer, Potter Park Zoo, REACH Studio Art Center, Red Cedar Gymnastics, Riverwalk Theater, Royal Scot Golf & Bowl, Twisters Soft Serve Ice Cream, Walmart, Wendy’s, and Zap Zone Fun Center.
Thanks to our many performers and presenters who shared their knowledge and skills this summer. Special thanks to:
Paws for Reading: Christina Jones & Sparty, Eileen Bostwick & Ruger, Natalie Whitten & Hobo, and Stephanie Woinowsk, Elsa & Hobbes
Eclipse Glasses & Resources: Anne Holland and the Space Science Institute
Meet Up & Eat Up: Linda Vainner and Waverly Community Schools food service staff, MI Dept. of Education
Programs: Alan Fryday with the MSU Herbarium, Zahrah Resh, Jane Reiter, Mila Theroux, Kristy Oosterhouse & Lauren Blais with 4-H, Gaelle Cassin-Ross, Bridgette Cousineau, Umayal & Harshini Kannan, and Patricia Walters, Carol Wilson-Duffy & Ann Letson with MSU and the students of the English Learning Center.
Much appreciation goes to our summer teen volunteers who worked over 580 hours providing assistance with programs and helping throughout the library.
Plan for another fun summer at the library in 2018. The theme is “Libraries Rock!”