Summer reading program kicks off with Doug Scheer
ARENAC COUNTY â€” The Mary Johnston Memorial Library and the Au Gres Community Library hosted the first summer reading program of the season June 20 with Doug Scheerâ€™s Magic Bookshelf. Scheer entertained kids in the audience with a variety of games and magic tricks using everything from umbrellas to shoes and a giant pair of underwear.
Each library had its own version of the show â€” Au Gres had its at 10:30 a.m., while Standish saw its show at 2 p.m. â€” and kids, along with their family members, filled out each libraryâ€™s showing area.
The next show will be â€śItâ€™s Magicâ€ť with magician Tom Plunkard. It will be held at the Omer Little Eagleâ€™s Nest Library June 26 at 6 p.m., Au Gres Community Library June 27 at 10:30 a.m., and the Standish Mary Johnston Memorial Library June 27 at 2 p.m.