StoryWalk

StoryWalk's New Book Is Out!

Submitted by Leanna Chappell on Mon, 08/12/2019 - 17:03

The Pillod Park StoryWalk® has a new book to read! Backyard Fairies by Phoebe Wahl, in honor of the "fairy doors" visiting Swanton this summer, is available to enjoy.

StoryWalk is a wonderful way for adults and their children to combine literacy skills and healthy exercise as they walk around the path to each of the 20 reading stations while enjoying the beauty of Pilliod Park. StoryWalk is a free activity for all and is accessible during normal park hours. Bring your walking shoes and your reading glasses, and enjoy StoryWalk at Pilliod Park!

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StoryWalk Is Back!

Submitted by Leanna Chappell on Tue, 07/03/2018 - 11:31

The Pillod Park StoryWalk® has a new book to read! Good Morning Superman by Michael Dahl is available to enjoy.

StoryWalk is a wonderful way for adults and their children to combine literacy skills and healthy exercise as they walk around the path to each of the 20 reading stations while enjoying the beauty of Pilliod Park. StoryWalk is a free activity for all and is accessible during normal park hours. Bring your walking shoes and your reading glasses, and enjoy StoryWalk at Pilliod Park!

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Second Annual Easter Egg Hunt for all ages

Submitted by Leanna Chappell on Tue, 03/06/2018 - 17:27

The Swanton Library is proud to announce our second annual Easter Egg Hunt! After a large response from the community last year, the library has invested more into this year’s egg hunt, with a whopping 1,000+ eggs filled with candy.  As an added bonus, five special eggs will each contain a golden ticket.  The lucky persons who find a golden ticket will be awarded a special prize. Join in the fun at Pilliod Park (next to the library) on Thursday, March 29 at 4:00 pm. We will also premier the newest StoryWalk book for the Hunt, with new fasteners to hold the pages.

New StoryWalk Book for the Holidays!

Submitted by Leanna Chappell on Sat, 12/09/2017 - 12:21

The Pillod Park StoryWalk® has a new book to read! Beginning December 9, Bear Stays Up for Christmas by Karma Wilson is available to enjoy.

StoryWalk is a wonderful way for adults and their children to combine literacy skills and healthy exercise as they walk around the path to each of the 20 reading stations while enjoying the beauty of Pilliod Park. StoryWalk is a free activity for all and is accessible during normal park hours. Bring your walking shoes, your reading glasses, your scarfs and hats and coats, and enjoy StoryWalk at Pilliod Park!

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New book at the StoryWalk!

Submitted by Leanna Chappell on Mon, 08/07/2017 - 16:05

The Pillod Park StoryWalk® has a new book to read! Beginning August 5, Bob & Rob & Corn on the Cob by Todd McQueen is available, in honor of the upcoming Corn Fest!

StoryWalk is a wonderful way for adults and their children to combine literacy skills and healthy exercise as they walk around the path to each of the 20 reading stations while enjoying the beauty of Pilliod Park. StoryWalk is a free activity for all and is accessible during normal park hours. Bring your walking shoes, your reading glasses, and enjoy StoryWalk at Pilliod Park!

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Swanton’s StoryWalk® Kickoff

Submitted by Leanna Chappell on Tue, 04/25/2017 - 10:36

The Pilliod Park StoryWalk® was initiated to great success with roughly 150 visitors to the Swanton Chamber of Commerce Ribbon Cutting and Easter Egg Hunt kickoff during National Library Week. Candy-filled plastic eggs and gummy worms were available to attendees and media coverage included local newspapers and NBC Channel 24. Swanton Village Council also made a proclamation in recognition and support of National Library Week during their regular meeting of the same week.

StoryWalk Arrives at Pilliod Park

Submitted by Leanna Chappell on Fri, 04/07/2017 - 16:24

Swanton Public Library, in collaboration with the Swanton Village Council, is proud to announce the inaugural StoryWalk at Pilliod Park, a Village of Swanton park. To celebrate this initiative and in conjunction of National Library Week 2017, the Library and Village Council would like to invite everyone to join us as we kick off the inaugural StoryWalk with an Easter Egg Hunt on Wednesday April 12, 2017 at 4:15 p.m.

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