Upcoming events at the Hurt/Battelle Memorial Library:
Summer Reading Safari — Sign up at the library or on our website and go on a wild reading adventure with us this summer. Call the library for more information.
Safari Sidekicks — Does your child want to volunteer to help other children with reading skills or does your child need a little extra help themselves? Sign up for Safari Sidekicks, which are every Wednesday this summer, and we’ll pair you with a reading buddy.
Red Cross Blood Drive — The Red Cross will be at the library from noon to 6 p.m. on Thursday, July 31.
Candy Carnival — Come one come all to the spectacular Candy Carnival at 10:30 a.m. on Friday, Aug. 1. It’s the last Friday program of Summer Reading, and it’s going to be sweet.
End of Summer Reading Skate Party — From 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. on Aug. 2, the library is celebrating the end of another great Summer Reading Program this year at Skate America. If you’ve completed the Summer Reading Program, make sure to pick up your free ticket at the library to attend. Anyone who has not completed the program and wishes to attend may purchase a ticket at the library for $10. All tickets must be picked up at the library by 2 p.m. on Aug. 2. If you have any questions, stop by the information desk or call the library.
Booklovers — The Booklovers will be meeting at 4 p.m. on Monday, Aug. 4 and discussing the book “The Year of Living Biblically” by A.J. Jacobs. Stop by the library and get your copy today.
For more information, call the library at (614) 879-8448 or go to the website at www.hbmlibrary.org. The library is located at 270 Lilly Chapel Road in West Jefferson.