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Photo by Gretta Stark This is one of the prizes kids can put their names in to win through the summer reading program at the Roberts library. The prizes are displayed throughout the library.

'We're all kids at heart' at libraries

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In summer many kids come to the Hazel Mackin Community Library in Roberts with sheets of paper logging time spent reading. For every two hours they spend reading, kids get to enter their name in a drawing for a prize. They put their name in a pink box located under one of the many prizes displayed throughout the library.


But, says Brenda Hackman, library director, adults are coming in just as often with their own neon green reading logs.

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Gretta Stark
Gretta Stark has been a reporter for the River Falls Journal since July of 2013. She previously worked as a reporter for the New Richmond News from June 2012 to July 2013. She holds a BA in Print and Electronic Media from Wartburg College.
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