Gladstone Public Library was a favorite place for the Reading Buddies of Rapid River. Twenty children and their "Buddies" enjoyed, stories read by volunteer Claire Burton. This annual tour introduces the children to the services available to them and their families including the summer reading program in June. For more information about this program and all other services, call the library at 428-4224.
Lori Wells, Library director, gave the youngsters a tour of the library.
The children enjoyed feeding lunch to Franklin the Red-Eared Slider Turtle.