Library celebrates opening of Children’s Library
The new Camille Wade Children’s Library will be christened with a grand opening celebration from 1 to 4 p.m. next Tuesday, June 18. The children’s library is in the lower floor of the Wenatchee Public Library, 310 S. Douglas St.
Local businessman Jim Wade donated the money to remodel the lower floor of the library into the new children’s room in memory of his late wife Camille Wade. The space was previously used for book storage.
The celebration will begin with a ribbon cutting and cake at 1 p.m., followed by a program with children’s book author and illustrator Erik Brooks. The North Central Regional Library puppeteers will be perform at 3 p.m.
The celebration will continue at 2 p.m. Wednesday, June 19, with a program by The Reptile Man and at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, June 20, with a performance by children’s musician Nancy Stewart.