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Elburn library plans party to celebrate summer reading program

Published: Thursday, Aug. 7, 2014 11:56 a.m. CST

ELBURN – Town and Country Public Library will host its annual Summer Reading Grand Finale from 5 to 8 p.m. Friday, Aug. 8, at the library, 320 E. North St., Elburn. This evening marks the culmination of the library’s “Paws to Read” summer reading program.

At 5 p.m., library volunteers will serve Ream's "grand champion beef wieners," Paisano's pizza, chips and water. Also, a Zoo to You petting zoo will bring goats, sheep, a donkey, a llama, ducks, bunnies and chicks. Children and adults can pet and feed them.

Also, the Sparkles Entertainment booth will provide face and arm painting. And the Truly Remarkable Loon will perform his “Read Books and Juggle Everything Else” comedy juggling show. That will be an outdoor performance. Visitors can bring lawn chairs or a blanket.

At 6 p.m., Chris McBrien will perform an indoor show with his “Wild and Wacky Pet Show.” At 7 p.m., Unscheduled Tour, featuring Audry Buchanan, Rich Cardia and Greg Torrence, will appear at an outdoor show. For information, visit www.elburn.lib.il.us.

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