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|Fizz, Boom, Read!
2014 Summer Reading, Programs & Events for Children
We're getting ready to kick off another summer of programming for children, featuring the science theme Fizz, Boom, Read! The Main Library and LaSalle Branch Library will be hosting family-friendly events in July and August through which participants can explore the amazing world of science. Children and families are also invited to participate in the summer reading challenge, through which preschoolers and elementary-aged children earn prizes and incentives for reading and participating in library activities during the summer.
Registration begins on June 30!
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Programs are free and sponsored by the Friends of the Library. To register, call 286-4906 or email email@example.com
Franchot Tone Film Series
Main Library Auditorium - 1425 Main Street
Local History Lecture
Lew Buttery will present the story of the Battle of Lundy's Lane, as part of the commemoration of the 200th Anniversary of the War of 1812.
In 1814 the US army tried once again to “invade” Canada and on July 25 they met the British army at Lundy’s Lane in Niagara Falls, Ontario where a major battle was fought long into the night. The presentation, by BRI-NK founder Lewis Buttery, will discuss the importance of this battle and whether it was a victory for the US or the British. John Belden Buttery was a pvt in the US 23rd Infantry and his son John Milton Buttery was a member of one of the founding families of the Niagara Frontier.
Sponsored by BRI-NK Foundation and the Friends of the Local History Department.