Bellwood library sets programs for June

BELLWOOD — The Bellwood Antis Public Library, 526 Main St.,

has announced its programs for June.

For more information, call 742-8234.

Kids in preschool through middle school will accelerate their reading at the library during the summer program “Build a Better World,” which runs from June 5 through July 20.

This summer’s learning program is focusing on “Build a Better World,” which makes use of the universal appeal of creating, repurposing and building.

Through books, games and many STEAM (science, technology, engineering, art and math) activities, kids will discover new ways of looking at the world around them.

Children will have the added incentive of earning prizes for their recreational reading and discovering some of the treasures at the library.

The library is also selling coupons for a Houser Sub and a medium fountain drink.

Take Off Pounds Sensibly (TOPS) gets together at 5:45 p.m. every Monday to weigh in, and the meeting starts at 6:30 p.m. in the Kurtz Room.

The Juniata Valley Audubon Society will hold its annual Maxine Leckvarcik Memorial Picnic at 6 p.m. June 20 at the Detwiler Memorial Field, 400 Standing Stone Ave., Huntingdon.

Col. James E. Crowther Camp No. 89 will meet at 6:30 p.m. June 21 in the Kurtz Room.

The Bellwood Antis Historical Society will meet at 7 p.m. June 26. James Gindlesperger will present a program on the Arlington National Civil War Cemetery.

The Descendants of Civil War Veterans will meet at 7 p.m. June 28.