Shakespeare in the Park
Paris Public Library and the Paris Park Board are pleased to announce the return of Shakespeare in the Park. Stone Soup Shakespeare will perform "The Tempest" at Twin Lakes Park, May 18. The 6pm outdoor performance is free.
The audience is encouraged to bring nonperishable food items to be collected for the local Compassionate Food Ministry.
Bring your lawn chairs and join the fun. Following the performance, Friends of Paris Library invite the audience to an after-party in Spicer Pavillion to meet the actors and enjoy some refreshments.
An actor's workshop for sixth graders through adults will be at 2pm that afternoon at Paris Public Library. Stone Soup actors will show you how to have fun with Shakespeare.
Register for summer children's programs
Have Book, Will Travel at Paris Public Library this summer. Register online, by phone, or in person at the library.
Summer Reading Club Tuesdays, June 11--July 9
Summer Reading Club is a fun way to encourage reading and spark new interests. Each week features games, arts & crafts, or special guests.
Storyhour Thursdays in June
Four sessions of listening to stories, simple crafts, and other fun. Ages 3, 4, and 5 10:30--11:15. Limit of 25 children.
Summer student volunteers
The library will need a limited number of student volunteers (7th grade and older) to assist with the summer reading club on Tuesdays June 11 - July 9 and storyhour on Thursdays June 6-27. If interested, complete an application and return it to the library by May 20 in order to be considered.