Michigan Notable Children’s Author to visit on March 27
The Lawrence Library is hosting author, Lisa Wheeler, for a program, reading and book signing on March 27, beginning at 5 p.m. This special visit is part of the 2017 Michigan Reads! featuring Wheeler’s book, Bubble Gum, Bubble Gum.
Wheeler is an award-winning author of over 35 children’s books including Even Monsters Need to Sleep (2017) and the popular Dino-Sports series. Bubble Gum, Bubble Gum is the 2017 Michigan Reads! One Book One State Children’s Book Program recipient.
Wheeler’s awards include The Michigan Mitten, Texas Bluebonnet, and the Theodore Geisel Honor given by the American Library Association. Lisa shares her Michigan home with her husband, one dog, and an assortment of anthropomorphic characters.
This program is provided by a grant from the Library of Michigan. Support for Michigan Reads! program is by the Federal Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA) via the Institute of Museum and Library Services through the Library of Michigan, part of the Michigan Department of Education. Additional support provided by Consumers Energy and the Library of Michigan Foundation, recognizing the link between libraries and children and families in providing quality books, programs, and services.
The Lawrence Branch Library is located at 212 N. Paw Paw St., Lawrence. For information about these or any other programs, call 674-3200.
The Lawrence Library is part of the Van Buren District Library system with branches in Bangor, Bloomingdale, Covert, Decatur, Gobles and Mattawan.