Adventures with Books


ROBERTSDALE, Alabama -- The city of Robertsdale hosted the first of three summer camps June 3-7 in the library at Robertsdale Elementary School.

Two camps are held each day, a morning camp for ages 6-9 and an afternoon camp for ages 10-12.

Recently retired RES librarian Sandra Sawyer is in charge of the camps, assisted by third grade teacher Brittany Whatley.

The them of the opening camp was “Adventures with Books” and featured a different book each day including: Monday: “Ant Bully,” Tuesday: “Jumanji,” Wednesday: “Mars Needs Moms,” Thursday, “Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day,” and Friday: “Zathura.” Each camp included a reading of the book and crafts to match the book’s theme.

Future camps include Super Science, June 10-14; and Amazing Crafts, June 17-21.