Library event teaches ecology

Story and photo by Melissa Buckley
GUIDON staff

It’s all about the kiddos during Month of the Military Child — but at the Bruce C. Clarke Library children are always special visitors.

During story time on Tuesday, Jerry Wallace, Bruce C. Clarke reference librarian, performed a puppet show geared toward children 3- to 5-years-old.

“There were two scenes in which a boy and a girl learn a little bit about the importance of putting waste where it belongs. Like trash in the trash bin and recycling in its own container,” Wallace said. “It (the puppet show) lightly touched on how being diligent and dutiful with keeping our surroundings clean and pure benefit the earth and everyone on it.”

“It’s an original work by me, complete with silly songs sung by a silly librarian,” Wallace, who is also a musician, added. Read More...