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Tuesday, March 03, 2015 


Martins Ferry Summer Reading 2013

Register Online or call the library at 740-633-0314. 
Programs are on Tuesdays at 10:00am and last about an hour
Location: Martins Ferry Public Library

June 4 - Captain Grey Beard

June 11 - Getting Dirty with Lisa

Do you like mud puddles?  Then come and get dirty with Lisa Schlanz as we learn about mud and play with it!  What can you make with mud? 

June 18 - Susan's Garden from Lone Oak Farms

June 25 - Laura Shimenga

Laura Shimenga from Crossroads Counseling is going to meet the children and talk about DIRT! What it is good for and how we can use it to have FUN!! 

July 9 - Dino Dig

Learn about dinosaurs and dig for their fossils with Miss Casey. Can you excavate a fossil to take home?

July 16 - Dig in Read Cake!

July 23 - Oglebay Good Zoo

July 30 - 19th Annual Worm Race!

Can you dig up the fastest worm in the Valley? Come down to the Martins Ferry Public Library and find out. All you need is a worm of your very own with a name and the desire to win. The children with the fastest worms will win a prize!!! 

Participants are not required to attend all of the scheduled weekly programs. The Summer Reading Program is fundamentally about getting children interested in reading. All children will be eligible for weekly prize drawings.

Thank you to the following 2013 Summer Reading Program supporters:

The Citizens Bank

Lash Paving, Inc.

Heslop Funeral Home

Griffiths Pharmacy

S. A. Tolbert, CPA

Steele and Cook Insurance

Garfield’s Restaurant

The Ridgefield Group, Inc.

Tom Olszowy Insurance Agency

Seszko International TaeKwon-Do

The Weaver Family

Wilson Blacktop

Tropical Rays Tanning

Bonnies Alterations

Deluxe Toy & Novelty

Bodnar & Son Florist

Sun Video & Tanning
Dairy Queen




Primo’s Italian Carryout

Cline’s Sweeper Services and Sewing

Winters True Value Hardware

Garfield’s Restaurant

Little Caesars Pizza


Thank You to all who are an important part of our Summer Reading Program.  Without the kindness of our SPONSORS and VOLUNTEERS, we would not be able to have such a wonderful summer program!!!



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Martins Ferry Public Library
20 James Wright Place - PO Box 130
Martins Ferry, Ohio 43935
Phone: 740-633-0314
Fax: 740-633-0935
Yvonne Myers, Director