WPBS-DT, Watertown, PBS, partners with libraries located within the broadcast community to host a number of story time visits with PBS Kids Character Curious George. Each visit includes a story and goody bag with a free book along with suggested activities to keep young readers engaged throughout the summer.
The tour will consist of nine libraries throughout the Jefferson, Lewis, and St. Lawrence Counties.
Monday, July 21st 10am @ Canton Free Library 1pm @ Ogdensburg Public Library
Tuesday, July 22nd 10am @ Robert C. McEwen Library-Ft. Drum 2pm @ Croghan Free Library
Wednesday, July 23rd 10am @ Summer Kids Klub Salmon Run Mall 2pm @ Carthage Free Library
Thursday, July 24th 10am @ Lowville Free Library 2pm @ Depauville Free Library
Friday, July 25th 10:30am @ Roswell P. Flower Memorial Library
The Raising Readers Summer Library Tour is sponsored by: The Watertown Education Association, St. Lawrence Federal Credit Union, and Walmart (Evans Mills, Lowville, & Watertown locations). Funding for books provided in part by the Watertown Noon Rotary Club.
WPBS-TV is a non-profit public television station serving approximately 650,000 households throughout Northern New York and Eastern Ontario. WPBS-TV’s mission is to educate, entertain and inform our two-nation audience through superior local and national content and media engagement in order to enhance the lives of those it serves.