Youth Services has a variety of events scheduled this summer for children, teens, and families of all ages. The July/August calendars now available at the library and on our website, www.eldredgelibrary.org/children.Â Â
Join Creative Feast chef Liz Barbour as she explores our modern journey back to the local farm with a discussion about the benefits of buying local and eating within the season. Enjoy a cooking demonstration of two recipes featuring locally harvested seasonal ingredients and sample the distinct flavors of your local harvest!Â Â This program is limited to 35 - Registration required.
July 16 @ 3:00 pm - James McGuane will talk about his book The Race: Inside the Indy 500 which examines in words and pictures what is considered by many to be the most highly evolved auto racing spectacle in the world.Â Â McGuane has captured the spirit of the race more effectively than any of his predecessors, spending ten years studying and exposing the history of the Indy 500, and creating a "top-to-bottom" and "start-to-finish" [...]
Join David Boyer on July 27 at 10:30 am as he talks about his book,Â We Can Hear You On The Hill.Â Â It is the story of the Chatham Town Band, which was formed in 1931 as the American Legion Band. It's members over the past 85 years have taken many interesting and distinguished paths. This local band, which has been playing continuously since 1931, except for a short hiatus during WWII, draws a crowd of 3,000-5,000 at each Friday [...]