Come and celebrate Dr Seuss’ birthday at the Riley City Library!
** Saturday March 2, 2019
** 10:30 am – 1:30 pm
** Read A Thon of Dr Seuss books throughout the time
** Snacks provided
** Activities and prizes for all young participants
** Dr Seuss movies may be shown also
Following is a list of 2018 KS Notable Books that are available in the library.
*Bad Kansas: Stories
*Cricket in the Thicket: Poems about Bugs
*Dodge City: Wyatt Earp, Bat Masterson, and the wickedest Town in the American West
*Headlights on the Prairie: Essays on Home
*Ike and McCarthy: Dwight Eisenhower’s Secret Campaign Against Joseph McCarthy
*Kansas Baseball, 1858-1941
*Kansas Guidebook 2 for Explorers
*Man from the Train: The Solving of a Century-Old Serial Killer Mystery
*Midnight at the Electric
*Stark Mad Abolitionists: Lawrence,KS and the Battle over Slavery in the Civil War Era
*That is My Dream
*To the Stars Through Difficulties
Sign your child, age birth to Kindergarten, to the 1000 Books Before Kindergarten Reading program at the Riley City Library. Each child will receive their own patron card and a lanyard to carry it on. They will also receive prizes when they reach each 100 books read to them level. This is a national program that promotes reading to children so they are better prepared for kindergarten. It encourages their love of books and reading. It will help with their verbal and listening skills. Please stop by anytime we are open and fill out a patron information sheet.