Pick up a new reading log and keep going through July.
YOU CAN READ LIBRARY BOOKS OR YOUR OWN BOOKS
Even if you did not meet the Reading Goal in June,
you can try again in July.
Another party is planned for the beginning of August. And then we will have a PIZZA/PALACE MOVIE Party in September.
DON’T FORGET THE CLASSES ARE IN COMPETITION
TO WIN BOOKS FOR THEIR CLASSROOMS. Which class will have the most kids read all summer long? Mrs. Ebert’s class is in first place right now, but others are only one or two kids behind.
Are there ecological lessons we can learn from indigenous people? Robin Wall Kimmerer thinks so in her book “Braiding Sweetgrass: Indigenous Wisdom, Scientific Knowledge, and the Teachings of Plants.” Copies of the book are available at the library for you to read before our “Three Sister Potluck and Book Discussion on Sunday, October 1 at 1 p.m. After lunch, Dr. Debra Bolton of the Ohkay Owingeh Nation will speak on indigenous people and their relationship with the natural world. She will lead a discussion that explores how there might be a more positive relationship between people and the environment, and between western scientists and indigenous practices, as outlined in the book.