The start of something big

Published 4:21 pm Friday, June 5, 2009

Join us at the Decatur County-Gilbert H. Gragg Library on Tuesday, June 9, at 10 a.m. as children’s illustrator Michael P. White presents “The Start of Something BIG!,” an interactive language and arts drawing program.

Don’t miss your chance to win a free ice cream cone from Dairy Queen by attending this program!

Born and raised in Atlanta, Ga., Mr. White received his Associate of Arts from the Art Institute of Atlanta. He has illustrated three children’s books: The Library Dragon (winner of the 1997 Flicker Tale Children’s Book Award, an Honor Book for the 1997-1998 Florida Reading Association Children’s Book Award), The Secret of Old Zeb (winner of an Award of Merit from the Southeastern Library Association) with Carmen Agra Deedy, and Harriett’s Horrible Hair Day with Dawn Lesley Stewart. He is currently working on the sequel to The Library Dragon.

Hooray for Harry!

Calling all muggles!

Join us for all the witchcraft and wizardry of Harry Potter at the Decatur County-Gilbert H. Gragg Library on Wednesday, June 10, at 2 p.m. Come dressed as your favorite character and prepare for trivia, games and more!

Attend this program for your chance to win a free ice cream cone from Dairy Queen!

The movie, Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince, is scheduled to be released in theaters on July 19. This program is designed for ages 10 to 18. Please call the library at 248-2665 for more information.

Toddler Tales returns

Catch us for a special session of Toddler Tales at the Decatur County-Gilbert H. Gragg Library on Thursday, June 11, at 10 a.m. Prepare to have a great time with storytellers Ms. Debbie and Ms. Taryn with creative stories, songs, fun and more! This program is designed for children ages 1 to 4. Attend for your chance to win a free ice cream cone from Dairy Queen!