‘Tails and Tales’ is the theme for Northumberland summer reading

From left, Willow and Daniel Land have fun among the stacks as they prepare for the summer reading program, “Tails and Tales,” at Northumberland Public Library.

It’s been a long, strange school year, but summer is going to be fun. Northumberland Public Library, Northumberland Family YMCA and Northumberland Elementary School are teaming up to make reading a family affair.

The theme, “Tails and Tales” is all about animals. And yes, there is a unicorn.

“But unicorns aren’t real, are they?” asked Marilyn Smith, the library children’s program director, with a wink.

The answer will come from “Unicorns Break the Cage,” as elementary students conduct science….[to-view-more]