Ipswich Library graduates young astronauts
August 28, 2019
The Marcus P. Beebe Memorial Library 2019 Summer Reading Program "A Universe of Stories" ended July 31.
During the eight week program, 66 children participated in space related activities and read 769 books.
The reading program started with a visit from the Watertown Bramble Park Zoo. Later that day the children were read the book "To Burp or Not to Burp" and learned how the astronaut bodies function in space and what is recycled in space. They helped decorate both bulletin boards by coloring an alien, an astronaut or a rocket-one for the bulletin boards and one to take home.
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