DOWNEY - Local teens are invited to participate in the Downey City Library's summer reading program, "One World, Many Stories @ Your Library," which encourages teens to read for pleasure or get a head start on books for the next school year.Students ages 13-19 are eligible for the program. Teens who complete the program will earn a free book and can attend a pizza party July 29. "Teens can pick up a book from our International Fiction list or read about a teen from another country," said young adult librarian Julia Butler. "Our program invites teens to experience adventure and learn about another culture through books." The program is supported by the Friends of the Downey City Library and community donations. For more information, call (562) 904-7360, ext. 132.
********** Published: June 16, 2011 - Volume 10 - Issue 9