Summer Reading Program: Toddlers

"Tails and Tales" summer reading program illustration of farm animals reading a book


Thank you to everyone who helped make summer reading a success this year!

Our performers:

  • Laura and Jennifer from Boots to Grasses Therapeutic Horsemanship Program
  • Maureen Schell of ECO Discovery!
  • Erica, the Mishka family, and Annette from local hobby farms
  • Jamie, Serena, and Hannah from Nature’s Nursery
  • Therapy Dog Charlie the Australian Shepherd and Samantha Schmidt
  • Madison, Devon, and Kim from Metroparks Toledo
  • Javon Stacks of Exotic Zoo and all the animals

Our sponsors:

  • Cindy Agosti-Syrek, our volunteer prize coordinator
  • Armstrong Air and Space Museum
  • Bennett Management (Burger King), Maumee
  • Honey Bear
  • Keil’s Produce and Greenhouse
  • Lynn Carter of American Family Insurance
  • Marco’s Pizza
  • Metroparks Toledo Treehouse Village
  • O.U.R.C.C.L., sponsoring Eco Discovery!
  • Pisanello’s Pizza of Swanton
  • Ohio Renaissance Festival
  • Ohio State Parks
  • Sadowski’s Produce
  • Subway of Swanton
  • Toledo Zoo
  • Friends of the Swanton Public Library (FOSPL)
  • The federal Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS), which provided the LSTA grant awarded by the State Library of Ohio covering many of our performers and programming.


This event was supported by the State Library of Ohio with federal funds from the Institute of Museum and Library Services.