Reading party slated for summer program

PORT ANGELES — The North Olympic Library System will host launch parties for the Summer Reading Program next week.

The theme for this year’s program is “Read Beyond the Beaten Path.”

A speaker from Olympic National Park will talk about ways to safely enjoy the outdoors in a program oriented toward elementary school students.

Parties are set for:

• Forks, in Tillicum Park, Tillicum Lane, at 3 p.m. Wednesday.

• Sequim, in the field behind the Sequim Branch Library, 630 N. Sequim Ave., at 10:30 a.m. Thursday.

• Port Angeles, in the outside children’s area at the main branch library, 2210 S. Peabody St., at 2 p.m. Thursday.

The libraries will conduct free art, science and literacy activities for all ages throughout the summer.

For more information, email [email protected] or visit www.nols.org/srp.

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