Thursday, October 15, 2009

Big Read with Jerry and Aimee


Big Read with Jerry and Aimee
Originally uploaded by OakGroveLibrary

Aimee T. Lee of USM's Biological Science's Learning Center was on hand for a Big Read themed story time featuring Jerry, the bearded dragon!

The Big Read is an initiative of the National Endowment for the Arts in partnership with the Institute of Museum and Library Services and Arts Midwest.

Thursday, October 8, 2009

FST Itty bitty Gopher Tortoise


FST Itty bitty Gopher Tortoise
Originally uploaded by OakGroveLibrary

Matt Hinderliter a herpetologist for The Nature Conservancy in Hattiesburg stopped by for a Family Story Time on 10/08/2009. He brought various critters with him, including baby gopher tortoises, a black kingsnake, and a fence lizard.

Friday, October 2, 2009

Big Read - Caught Reading


Big Read - Caught Reading
Originally uploaded by OakGroveLibrary

This fellow was caught in the library reading the Big Read selection for 2009 - A Wizard of Earthsea by Ursula K. Le Guin.

Pick up a free copy, while supplies last, of the Big Read book for 2009 at any library in the Lamar County Library System!