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"Dive Into Reading" ends


August 30, 2010

Ketchikan, Alasak - The 2010 Summer Reading Club "Dive Into Reading" ended Saturday, August 21st with a swim party for over 40 patrons at the Mike Smithers Pool. With 409 participants and hundreds of reading hours logged, grand prize winners were drawn at random from readers coupons and given prize packages containing books, craft kits, gift certificates and electronics appropriate to their age. The winners were Kayden Lent, Anna Schweppe, Ingrid Anzueto, Maury Meiresonne, Micah Briola, Emilio Torres, Nena Jones, Natasha Bolshakoff, Michael Greer and Kevin Fast.

Teen Advisory Board coordinator Kelly Johnson reports that 44 teens participated in the "Making Waves @ The Library" teen reading club which rewarded teens for checking out library items and filling out comment cards.

Major support for the 2010 Summer Reading Club was provided by the Ketchikan Public Library, the Friends of the Ketchikan Public Library, First Bank, The Ketchikan Education Association, Orca Corn and the Ketchikan Gateway Borough.


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