Changes are on the horizon at the Wayne City Library. Mike talks with longtime Wayne City Library Director Lauran Lofgren, who is retiring at the end of the month, along with new directgor Heather Headley and new Youth Services Librarian Kim Warner about the changes coming up at the library.
The Wayne Public Library is a busy place during the summer, as the Summer Reading Program is happening for both youth and adults. Mike sits down with Julie Osnes, youth services librarian; and Rita McLean, adult services librarian; to talk about the respective summer programs for readers of all ages in Wayne America.
Lily Gubbels helps out Hilda Pearson create a fruit salsa while Sophia Spiker waits her turn at a recent cooking class for kids at Wayne Public Library. Kids in the cooking class learned about the importance of incorporating all the food groups in their meal plans and spent the week making tacos, breakfast burritos, goulash […]
Kimberley Endicott is throwing a birthday party later this month – but it’s not her birthday. Endicott is a passionate reader of the writings of Laura Ingalls Wilder, an early 20th century author whose books, including “Little House on the Prairie” have been read by millions over the years and were even the inspiration for […]
Greetings from Wayne America — this is The Voice of Wayne America podcast, an online program where we sit down with somebody who has a connection to Wayne, whether it’s a local resident, a former resident or somebody with ties to the community, and we’ll talk about their field of interest and how it ties […]
Here in Wayne America, we survived the recent ice storm and there are some fun events happening in the area. Mike talks about some things to do in Wayne this week.
Who says crayons and sparkly gel pens are just for kids? A group of adults here in Wayne America are rediscovering lost youth every second Tuesday of the month at the Wayne Public Library and enjoying a quiet evening with a box of Crayolas or colored pencils, coloring pages taken out of coloring books. Whether […]