'Build a Better World' Summer reading winners

Staff Writer
Gonzales Weekly Citizen
These kiddos achieved at the Ascension Parish Library Summer reading program. Pictured here is Aubrey Green.

Aubrey Green is a winner in this year’s End of Summer Giveaway, part of the 2017 “Build a Better World” summer reading program at the Ascension Parish Library in Dutchtown. For more information about upcoming programs and events for teens, contact the Ascension Parish Library in Gonzales at 647-3955, in Galvez at 622-3339, in Donaldsonville at 473-8052, or in Dutchtown at 673-8699.

Next, As part of the library’s annual summer reading program, children who read during the summer were eligible to win our Outstanding Reader Award. Two Outstanding Reader Prizes are awarded at each location: one to the child who read the most in our Read-to-Me Reading Club and the other to the child who read the most in our Youth Reading Club. The Ascension Parish Library in Dutchtown has awarded Outstanding Reader Awards to the following readers:

Read-to-Me: Farrah Manning

Youth Recipient: Brycelan Reado

Congratulations to all of our winners! For more information about library programs and events, contact Ascension Parish Library in Gonzales at 647-3955, in Galvez at 622-3339, in Donaldsonville at 473-8052, or in Dutchtown at 673-8699.

Last, as part of the library’s annual youth summer reading program, children who read during the summer are eligible to win a T-shirt if they read more than 200 minutes. Each week a T-shirt is awarded to a Read-to- Me and Youth Club member. This week, the Ascension Parish Library in Dutchtown has awarded T-shirts to the following readers:

Read-to-Me T-shirt Recipient: Eli Prestidge

Read-to-Me T-shirt Recipient: Brantley Babin

Congratulations to all of our T-shirt winners! For more information about summer reading program events, contact Ascension Parish Library in Gonzales at 647-3955, in Galvez at 622-3339, in Donaldsonville at 473-8052, or in Dutchtown at 673-8699.

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