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By Margaret Magee - For The Times-Gazette

Our Library Summer Reading Adventure is now history. We had 347 children, teens and adults sign up to have a fun summer. We had an average of 70 attend library camp each week and an average of 37 attend our summer preschool storytimes. What great fun we had.

Kids received many end of summer prizes and there was an end of the summer drawing for teens and adults with the following results:

Teen winners: Shane Sanderson, Katlin Kellis, Connor Snavely, Julianne Stevenson, Heather Parker, Stephanie Stollings, Desi Brewer, Cassidy Willis, Katie Cush, Emily Parker, Kayla Wilson, Beckley Smith, Savanna Brown, Mackenzie Gibson, Abigail Boldman, Zeb Brewer, Brooklyn Pollock, Justin Brown, Richie Lester, Braden Wright, Sarah Free, Autumn White, Logan Foy.

Adult Winners: Sara Jury, Gary Rasnic, Linda Wagoner, Sheila Carter, Ron Snavely, Sarah Taylor, Anita O’Connor, Lenora Shoemaker, Jim Mess, Cathi Garrison, Beth Bowman, Colleen Stanley, Anthony Taylor, Kristin Aeh, Connie Patrick, Judy Hutchison, Rick Jones, Mary Robinette, Barb Ross, Janet Lawwell, Renate Ward, Marilyn Hardwick, Carolyn Owens, Cansas Rodgers, Debby Mess, Sunni Robinette, Erin Adkins, Jennifer Bowman, Danny Purdum, Janine Peabody, Dale Robinette, Dave Sorrell, Gertrude Bellinger.

We want to thank all the sponsors of this year’s summer reading: New Sabina Industries, McDonalds, Frischs, Kroger, Star Cinema, The Willow, Dominos, Jett’s Professional Embroidery, Kings Island, Burger King, Greenfield Chiropractic, COSI, Long’s Retreat, The Beach Waterpark, Save-A-Lot, Walgreens, Robbin’s Village Florist, Advance Auto Parts, Wendy’s, Petland, Kathy Decker, Subway, Newport Aquarium, Bob Evans, Buck’s Tire Service, Pizza Hut, Dakota’s, The Glitz, Trendsetters, Cruz Thru Pizza, Big City Pizza, Community Market, Gold Star Chili, Renaissance Park, Tecumseh, Chillicothe Paints Baseball, 3 Spoons Diner, Roller Haven & Long John Silvers. They all make our summer program great.

Preschool Storytime – Tuesday, 11 a.m. – Activities include stories, crafts and lots of fun.

Quilting Club – Aug. 18, 5-7 p.m. – Everyone is welcome to join this group for help or just for fun.

The Greenfield Public Library is located at 1125 Jefferson St., Greenfield. Hours: Monday to Thursday 10 a.m. to 7 p.m., Friday 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Saturday 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. The phone number is 937-981-3772, fax 937-981-5177 or find us on the web at

Margaret Magee is a Greenfield librarian.

By Margaret Magee

For The Times-Gazette