Library News: Howard Lake

Howard Lake Library's summer storytime was underscored by mooing and bleating today. Storytime volunteer Carol Sideen set today's storytime up near the FFA building, and had a captive audience of fairgoers for "The Three Little Pigs" and other ag-related reads.  Sideen, a former Howard Lake first grade teacher, is a long-time Howard Lake Library volunteer. She says she decided to give storytime at the fair a shot this week, since in previous years, the...
Professor Marvel wowed a highly engaged audience of 103 kids and 34 parents in Howard Lake on Wednesday, June 11. The Howard Lake Friends of the Library hosted the Summer Reading Program Kick-off party, which generated record attendance. They continued to stoke enthusiasm by serving pizza and Kool-Aid. Professor Marvel is one of the many faces of Robert Halbrook, who has been providing library and school programs for 15 years. In addition to demonstrating magic or science or history facts,...