Cassville library finishes summer club with a bang

Wednesday, July 31, 2019
To wrap up the summer reading club through the Barry-Lawrence Regional Library, the Fishing’ Magicians came in to perform some magic tricks for the children on Thursday. Steve Craig, with the help of Aubrey Younger, 8, of Cassville, explained to the children that there is only one star in our solar system. The theme for this summer was It’s a Universe of Stories to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the moon landing. Jordan Privett/jprivett@cassville-democrat.com

To wrap up the summer reading club through the Barry-Lawrence Regional Library, the Fishing’ Magicians came in to perform some magic tricks for the children on Thursday.

How do you measure the universe? All you need is a little bit of rope and a touch of magic. Steve Craig, with the Fishin’ Magicians came to the Cassville Branch Library on Thursday to wrap up the summer reading club, It’s a Universe of Stories. Jaden Barker-Richie, 8, of Cassville volunteered to help with the experiment. Jordan Privett/jprivett@cassville-democrat.com
Amy Short, with the Fishin’ Magicians, spent Thursday afternoon in the Cassville Branch Library to teach children in the summer reading club the magic of the universe. She explained what a constellation is and showed the children a number of different examples. Jordan Privett/jprivett@cassville-democrat.com
Magic tricks and laughter go hand in hand, especially when there is a monkey involved. Steve Craig, with Fishin’ Magicians, presented at the Cassville Branch Library on Thursday as part of It’s a Universe of Stories summer reading club. Hannah Boyer, 8, of Purdy, got to meet Mikey the Monkey, who didn’t quite make the cut to go on the space ship, but he knows how to do a little bit of magic. Jordan Privett/jprivett@cassville-democrat.com
It’s not quite a constellation, but it’s a pretty good try at the constellation Leo. Steve Craig, with the Fishin’ Magicians, was in the Cassville library on Thursday to show off some magic tricks as part of the summer reading club’s It’s a Universe of Stories. Jordan Privett/jprivett@cassville-democrat.com
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