Myers Memorial Library Kicks Off Summer Reading Program

FREWSBURG – The Myers Memorial Library will hold its summer reading program kickoff from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday on the library grounds.

The festivities will include crafts, games, and snack foods. Live music provided by Protector of the Candle, who will also play some “rock” songs. Themes for the day will be rocks, pirates and zombies, which all relate to the Summer Reading Program themes. Themes are Dig Into Reading for children; Beneath the Surface for teens and Groundbreaking Reads for adults.

Those attending Saturday’s kick-off are encouraged to bring a camera so they can be photographed as a prospector. There will be information packs including registration forms available for each age group. All events are free.

Tickets for the library’s Underground Railroad wall hanging will be sold that day and a Chautauqua Region Community Foundation representative will be present to explain the foundation’s Caring and Giving program with piggy banks to give to those interested in participating in the program.

For more information, call the library at 569-5515, visit or come to the library during its hours this week from 1-8 p.m. Wednesday, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Thursday and 2-5 p.m. Friday.