Bourbon Public Library announces summer reading plans
BOURBON — FIZZ, BOOM, READ at Bourbon Public Library this summer. Babies, kids, teens, and adults can all register for the 2014 summer reading program at Bourbon Public Library starting May 27. All ages can read to be entered into drawings for prizes including T-shirts, Potawatomi Zoo passes, Science Central passes, Mud Love bracelets, restaurant certificates, and more. For pre-K through sixth-graders, the library will have mad scientist experiments — register and sign up for spaces at the library — FIZZ! — June 3 and 5, BOOM! — June 10 and 12, BANG! — July 1 and 3, POP! — July 8 and 10.
The library has also scheduled free community events for everyone to attend:
• Get Excited About Science! with Steve Belliveau at the Triton Elementary gym, from 10-11 a.m. Wednesday, June 18.
• Crime scene science with Indiana State Police and K-9 unit at the Bourbon Community Park from 10-11 a.m. Wednesday, June 25.
• Weather! with Mike Hoffman at the Triton Elementary gym from 1-2 p.m. Wednesday, July 2.
As a bonus fourth through eighth-graders can play video games in the game truck from 2-4 p.m. Tuesday, July 29 if you complete your reading goal and the game truck sheet.