LAWRENCE - Steve Rossio, from the Portage District Library History Department, will be the guest speaker at the next meeting of the Van Buren Regional Genealogical Society. The group will meet Monday, April 24, at 7 p.m. at the Webster Memorial Library in Decatur.
PAW PAW - The Paw Paw District Library will host a Money Smart Story Time & Activities on Tuesday, April 25, from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m.
The first 30 families who register and attend will receive a free copy of the book, “A Dollar for Penny”.
Van Buren District Library branches are taking literally this year’s summer reading theme, Build a Better Community. Kids of all ages are invited to make, create and tinker during the district-wide summer reading kick-off, Saturday, May 6, at all seven VBDL locations.
Denise Campagna, left, recently retired librarian of the Lawrence Branch of the Van Buren District Library, was presented with a resolution tribute from Kim Thompson, Lawrence Township Board clerk, at last Thursday night’s township board meeting.
PAW PAW - Sign up starts Monday, April 17 for the Paw Paw District Library’s next Pages & Pizza, to be held Wednesday, May 24 at 3 p.m., for sixth through eighth graders. Registration is required as space is limited.
The deadline to submit stories, poems, and artwork to the second annual Van Buren County Teen Creative Writing Challenge is approaching. Students in grades 7 through 12 have until midnight, April 15, to enter a poem, story, or work of visual art.