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Summer Reading Program Begins at Mary Riley Styles Public Library

The summer reading program is set to begin at Mary Riley Styles Public Library at 120 N. Virginia Avenue on Monday, June 22. The theme of this year’s summer reading program is “Every Hero Has a Story!”. Children of all ages can come to the Youth Services room at the library and sign up for the program, in which readers log the books they read over the summer, with prizes going to readers who successfully complete one of the library’s reading challenges.

There will also be an open house kick off for the summer reading program at the library on Wednesday, June 24, from 1 – 5 p.m. in the library’s Youth Services room. There will be glitter tattoos, balloon animals and crafts at the kick off for the program.

The last day to sign up for the program is Saturday, August 15, the first day to pick up prizes is Monday, August 17 and the last day to pick up prizes is Wednesday, September 30. For more information, visit