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Mining District Boasts Successes!

Summer Reading Program Huge Success!
There were 123 children registered in the Summer Reading Program and 13 Summer Reading Program events were held with a total of 530 children and adults attending.

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The Bayard Public Library would like to thank all of those that promoted and attended the events and special thanks to the following people/organizations for donating their time and resources to the Summer Reading Program:

  • Jeremy Garcia
  • Barbara King
  • Frances Kelly
  • John Trewern
  • Raven Drake
  • Susan Cherry
  • The Silver City Optimist Club
  • Literacy Link Leamos
  • Walmart
  • Grant County Sheriff's D.A.R.E. Officers
  • Gila National Forest/Ellen Brown and Tammy Arguell
  • Gila Regional Medical Center: Healthy Kids, Healthy Families/A.J. Sandoval

A Day with the Raptors:
In October you are invited to attend A Day With the Raptors: A Live Raptor Demonstration and Discussion with Falconer James Rodgers. Come to the library and catch a Harris Hawk and Golden Eagle in action! The event will take place at the Bayard Public Library on Saturday October 27th at 10:30 a.m. For more information call 575-537-6244.

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ZOO to You a huge success!
About 250 people attended the Albuquerque Zoo's "Zoo to You" program following the COBRE parade on Friday September 14th at the Bayard Community Center.  A picture is worth a 1,000 words . . .

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