Learning doesn’t end when school classes do for the summer

Learning doesn’t end when classes do for the summer

To highlight the start of its summer reading program, the Salem Public Library presented an interactive program called “Mad Science” Saturday in the St. Paul School gymnasium. Shown above assisting host Dr. Weirdo and his helper Rachel conduct an experiment in static electricity is an attentive Ben Battaglini, 8, of Butler Township. Mad Science is a popular program which transforms laboratory science into fun, interactive learning experiences for children from K-through-6th grade. Programs have been experienced by more than 6.5 million children in 25 countries across five continents. For information, visit www.madscience.org. For information regrading the summer reader program visit www.salem.lib.oh.us or call 330-332-0042. (Salem News photo by J.D. Creer)