June 26, 2019

S.T.E.A.M. Art Program at Neill Public Library Tomorrow



As a part of the 2019 Summer Reading Program, Friends of Neill Public Library invite children ages 6-11 to enjoy a S.T.E.A.M. (science, technology, engineering, art, and math) program featuring great books, music, and hands-on art with local artist Rhonda Skaggs. The program takes place in the library’s Hecht Room Thursday, June 27, from 1-2 pm.

Rhonda has been involved in the Pullman Public School District for over a decade providing opportunities for creative expression.  She believes that introducing children to the creative process opens them up to innovation and inspiration in every facet of learning. Make plans to attend this special afternoon workshop and encourage your child’s creative expression!

Pre-registration is not required for this free, fun library program.  For more information about this or other upcoming Summer Reading events at Neill Public Library, please visit www.neill-lib.org or contact Youth Services Librarian Kathleen Ahern at (509) 338-3258 or Youth Services Technician Rachael Ritter at (509) 338-3175. You can also find events and information at www.facebook.com/NeillPublicLibrary.

Pullman Firefighters Read Aloud Tomorrow


As a part of the 2019 Summer Reading Program, young children and their families/caregivers are invited to join guest readers from the Pullman Fire Department in the library’s Heritage Addition on Thursday, June 27 from 10:30-11:15 a.m.  Fire fighters will be reading some of their favorite books and answering questions about the jobs they do.



Pre-registration is not required for this free, fun library program.  For more information about this or other upcoming Summer Reading events at Neill Public Library, please visit www.neill-lib.org or contact Youth Services Librarian Kathleen Ahern at (509) 338-3258 or Youth Services Technician Rachael Ritter at (509) 338-3175. You can also find events and information at www.facebook.com/NeillPublicLibrary.

New Titles from Neill Public Library....




By Ibi Zoboi

Black Enough is an anthology featuring some of the most acclaimed bestselling Black authors writing for teens today.   Edited by National Book Award finalist Ibi Zoboi, Black Enough delves into a spectrum of backgrounds from the closeted thoughts, hidden experiences, and daily struggles of black teens across the country.  An essential collection of captivating stories about what it’s like to be young and Black in America.

Camp
By Kayla Miller

For fans of Smile and Real Friends comes a graphic novel about venturing off to summer camp for the first time and stepping out of one's comfort zone. Author-illustrator Kayla Miller is back with Olive in this emotional and honest story about navigating new experiences, learning to step outside one’s comfort zone, and the satisfaction of blazing your own trails.



 
Beware of the Crocodile
By Martin Jenkins

An informative, playfully illustrated exploration of one of the world's most dangerous animals: the crocodile. This fascinating look at one of Earth's most infamous creatures is full of information with back matter that includes an index, notes on species, and suggestions for further reading.





June 25, 2019

Free Pizza and Board Games for Youth at Neill Public Library Tomorrow


As a part of the 2019 Summer Reading Program, Friends of Neill Public Library invite youth ages 12-17 to enjoy free pizza with a side order of board games! Bring a friend and be eligible to win a $25 gift card. This lively afternoon event will be held Wednesday, June 26 from 3:30-4:30 pm in the library’s Hecht Meeting Room.

Pre-registration is not required for this free, fun library program. For more information about this or other upcoming Summer Reading events at Neill Public Library, please visit www.neill-lib.org or contact Youth Services Librarian Kathleen Ahern at (509) 338-3258 or Youth Services Technician Rachael Ritter at (509) 338-3175. You can also find events and information at www.facebook.com/NeillPublicLibrary.