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ARTICLE_TEXT <p>Riding bikes, shooting hoops and getting wet are some favorite summer activities &mdash; for birds! Delight in the playful antics of Gusto Bluebeard (a blue-throated macaw), Tiki Toco Toucan, Swoop (an eagle-owl and considered the largest type of owl in the world), Pickles &amp; Apples (parrotlets) and others! <br /> <br /> Using the inherent beauty and intelligence of these rare birds, Yvonne Patterson, a naturalist and owner of Wings of Love, provides a captivating presentation that connects the audience with the extraordinary animals who share our planet. Children in grades K-5 and their parents are welcome, and performances are free.<br /> <br /> See these Rare Jewels of the Rainforest at the following times and locations:</p> <ul> <li>Brentwood Branch Library: Wednesday, June 6, 2 p.m.</li> <li>Willard Recreation Center, 133 N. State Highway Z: Thursday, June 7, 10 a.m.</li> <li>Library Center: Thursday, June 7, 1 and 2 p.m. in the auditorium</li> </ul>
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See Rare Jewels of the Rainforest During Summer Reading Programs

All Library branches will be closed and the Mobile Library will not make its regularly scheduled stops on Monday, May 29, for Memorial Day.

The Library Center and Schweitzer Brentwood branch libraries will not have phone service Monday, May 29-Tuesday, May 30, due to maintenance. Please call (417) 865-1340 for assistance.

See Rare Jewels of the Rainforest During Summer Reading Programs

May 31, 2012 — Riding bikes, shooting hoops and getting wet are some favorite summer activities — for birds! Delight in the playful antics of Gusto Bluebeard (a blue-throated macaw), Tiki Toco Toucan, Swoop (an eagle-owl and considered the largest type of owl in the world), Pickles & Apples (parrotlets) and others!

Using the inherent beauty and intelligence of these rare birds, Yvonne Patterson, a naturalist and owner of Wings of Love, provides a captivating presentation that connects the audience with the extraordinary animals who share our planet. Children in grades K-5 and their parents are welcome, and performances are free.

See these Rare Jewels of the Rainforest at the following times and locations:

  • Brentwood Branch Library: Wednesday, June 6, 2 p.m.
  • Willard Recreation Center, 133 N. State Highway Z: Thursday, June 7, 10 a.m.
  • Library Center: Thursday, June 7, 1 and 2 p.m. in the auditorium

PRESS CONTACTS

Kathleen O'Dell
Community Relations Director
kathleeno@thelibrary.org
(417) 616-0564
Sarah Jane Rosendahl
Copywriter
sarahr@thelibrary.org
(417) 616-0566
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