Kids learn about a Madagascar Hissing Cockroach from Mike McGill of Cook's Pest Control during Falkville's Summer Reading Program on insects July 18. | Joy Harris
Kids learn about a Madagascar Hissing Cockroach from Mike McGill of Cook's Pest Control during Falkville's Summer Reading Program on insects July 18. | Joy Harris

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It’s a bug’s life…

Published 3:16pm Tuesday, July 23, 2013

The Falkville Library held its “Dig Into Reading” Summer Reading Program Thurs., July 18 at the Falkville Town Hall courtroom. This session featured a presentation on biting and stinging insects from Cook’s Pest Control. About 15 kids got to see a Madagascar Hissing Cockroach and plant begonias in plastic cups.

Those attending the Falkville Summer Reading Program Thurs., July 18, listen to a book on gardening read by Jenny Asherbranner.  | Joy Harris
Those attending the Falkville Summer Reading Program Thurs., July 18, listen to a book on gardening read by Jenny Asherbranner. | Joy Harris
Nathan MacDonald flips through his new activity book from Cooks Pest Control during the "Dig in and Read" Falkville Summer Reading Program July 18.  | Joy Harris
Nathan MacDonald flips through his new activity book from Cooks Pest Control during the “Dig in and Read” Falkville Summer Reading Program July 18. | Joy Harris
Eric Dabbs of Cook's Pest Control talks to kids about stinging and biting insects during Falkville's "Dig in and Read" Summer Reading Program Thurs., July 18. This week's session was on insects of the ground and air.  | Joy Harris
Eric Dabbs of Cook’s Pest Control talks to kids about stinging and biting insects during Falkville’s “Dig in and Read” Summer Reading Program Thurs., July 18. This week’s session was on insects of the ground and air. | Joy Harris
Pamela MacDonald helps Ashton Kelley (center) and Avery Bramlett (right) plant begonias to take home at the Falkville Summer Reading Program July 18.  | Joy Harris
Pamela MacDonald helps Ashton Kelley (center) and Avery Bramlett (right) plant begonias to take home at the Falkville Summer Reading Program July 18. | Joy Harris
Scarlet Hicks (left) and Avery Bramlett listen to a book on gardening read by Jenny Asherbranner at Falkville's "Dig in and Read" Summer Reading Program July 18.  | Joy Harris
Scarlet Hicks (left) and Avery Bramlett listen to a book on gardening read by Jenny Asherbranner at Falkville’s “Dig in and Read” Summer Reading Program July 18. | Joy Harris
Claire Bramlett is excited about planting a begonia in a cup at the Falkeville "Dig in and Read" Summer Reading Program Thurs., July 18.  | Joy Harris
Claire Bramlett is excited about planting a begonia in a cup at the Falkeville “Dig in and Read” Summer Reading Program Thurs., July 18. | Joy Harris
About 15 guests learned about stinging and biting insects at the Falkville Summer Reading Program Thurs., July 18, at Falkville Town Hall.  | Joy Harris
About 15 guests learned about stinging and biting insects at the Falkville Summer Reading Program Thurs., July 18, at Falkville Town Hall. | Joy Harris

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