Library Staff at the Northwest Library’s First Summer Reading Program Celebration

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Library Staff at the Northwest Library’s First Summer Reading Program Celebration is a picture, with genre photograph and group portraits. Its dimensions are 4 in. x 6 in..

It was created on Thursday, August 1, 1996.

Worthington Libraries is the Contributor.

Library staff members are shown here during an outdoor party held at the Northwest Library in its first year of being open. From left to right are Celia Huffman, Sally Carton, Danna Armstrong and Joan Taylor. A celebration of the library’s summer reading program, the event featured face-painting, games, and a performance by ventriloquist Rick Evans.

The library system’s summer reading program and circulation statistics increased dramatically in 1996, the first year that the Northwest Library was open. In June 1996, more than 80,000 items were circulated at the Northwest Library alone, and total circulation for the library system as a whole increased 21 percent over June 1995. And by June 1996, 3500 children had signed up for the summer reading program, compared to 3010 the year before.

It covers the topics summer reading programs, libraries and celebrations.

It features the people Rick Evans, Celia Huffman, Sally Carton, Danna Armstrong and Joan Taylor.

It features the organization Northwest Library.

It covers the city Worthington.

You can find the original at Worthington Libraries.

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The Worthington Libraries identification code is wpl0196.

This metadata record was human prepared by Worthington Libraries on March 28, 2016. It was last updated September 28, 2017.