Gilmanton Library-Diggers, Borrowers

Diggers and Burrowers at Gilmanton Year-Round Library July 16

GILMANTON — Learn about some of the animals that dig and burrow at a program taking place Tuesday, July 16, at 6 p.m. at the Gilmanton Year-Round Library.
The program will look into the habits and characteristics of the following animals (depending on who is feeling cooperative that day): spotted skunk, womapython, hedgehog, screaming hairy armadillo, ferret, marbled polecat, blue and gold uromastyx, snake, salamander or box turtle.
Youngsters can check out the animal stars online pre-show at
Everyone is invited, whether they are registered for the summer reading program or not. The show will last 45 minutes with a meet and greet to follow. Light refreshments will be provided.
The Program, by "Critters and Creatures" is created especially for the summer reading program "Dig into Reading." Funding for Kids, Books and the Arts was provided by the Byrne Foundation, CHILIS, the Cogswell Benevolent Trust, the NH Library Association and the NH State Library as well as a grant from the US Institute of Museum and Library Services.