Book Signing and Conversation with Author Cheryl Bardoe

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Book Signing and Conversation at Paragraphs Bookstore
with Cheryl Bardoe
First Friday, August 3
6:30-7:30pm

Cheryl Bardoe and award-winning illustrator Barbara McClintock have teamed up to create this wonderful children’s picture book about Sophie Germain, a mathematician at the turn of the 18th century who becomes the first woman to win a prize from the Paris Academy of Sciences.

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Library Rocks! Summer Reading Program Coming to a Close

The end of the Library Rocks! Summer Reading Program is coming to a close this week and that means it’s time to party at the Public Library of Mount Vernon and Knox County, 201 N. Mulberry Street, Mount Vernon.

The adults will celebrate with a “Rock-n-Roll Picnic” with the cooking club on Wednesday, July 11, noon to 2:00 p.m., in the Sugar Street parking lot.… Read full story

Sign Up Now for the 2018 Libraries Rock Children’s Summer Reading Program and Event List for all Four Library Locations

It’s time to sign up for the 2018 “Libraries Rock!” Summer Reading Program at the Public Library of Mount Vernon and Knox County to enjoy activities and prizes for all ages at all four library locations from June through mid-July.

Children through fifth grade can sign up at the main library, 201 N.… Read full story

MTVarts Art Camps

Did you know? MTVarts is holding a variety of art camps this summer. The first is June 11-15 for middle and high school students: “Sculpture and other 3-D Doo-Dads.” Online registration is open now!

Explore the world of three-dimensional shapes. From ideas to designs, materials to techniques, presentation to display, learn new and innovative ways of visual communication.

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