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Children's Summer Reading Program: RAD Zoo: Reptile Rock

When Jun 06, 2018
from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Where Cresco United Methodist Church
Contact Name
Contact Phone 563-547-2540
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The school year may be coming to an end, but there are still plenty of activities for children and teenagers at Cresco Public Library this summer! Mark your calendars now for the 2018 Children’s Summer Reading Program: ‘Libraries Rock’. Special entertainment events will take place free of charge at the Cresco United Methodist Church.

Wednesday, June 6, 10 a.m.: is RAD Zoo: Reptile Rock! Minnesota’s premier reptile destination, and opened in Oct. 2009 RAD Zoo is already one of the world's largest reptile displays.

Rad Zoo Pic

Photo from the Rad Zoo website

According to their website,

'Our presentations are fun, engaging, and interactive. We provide an enjoyable experience for our audience, while instilling a greater understanding of these unique animals and the incredible lives they live.

'Our programs are designed to be age appropriate.

'A typical program will include ten different kinds of fascinating reptiles and amphibians, which could include frogs, a salamander, turtles, lizards, snakes, and a small alligator (We welcome your suggestions on which animals will be used in our presentation) .

'We offer an opportunity for our audience to touch some of our animals in a controlled setting, after which we provide hand sanitizer.'

Upcoming 'Libraries Rock' events:

Wednesday, June 13, 10 a.m.: Cresco’s own Singing Sopha Sisters. Wednesday, June 20, 10 a.m.: Science Sings with the Grout Museum. Wednesday, June 27, 10 a.m.: Magician Jonathan May. Also: Bring your painted rocks to the library; display them and win prizes June 6-June 20. Read, read, read and win a free pool party at the Cresco Fitness Center.

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