The Mythical Maze Reading Challenge was a great success again this year. 115 children signed up initially and 80 finished. Halina did lots of groundwork with local schools and volunteers manned the Challenge Desk during the summer holidays. Medals were presented in school and at the Library by Kathy.
AUTHOR TALK - CHRISTINA KONING
Christina gave a talk to an appreciative audience. She told us about her meticulous research and that where possible she visits the places in which her books are set. She kindly donated some signed copies of her books to the library.
AUTHOR TALK - DAVID GILBERTSON
David gave us an insightful and informative talk about his voyage of discovery when researching the holocaust for his book entitled: "The Nightmare Dance: Guilt, Shame, Heroism and the Holocaust"