Westminster College McGill Library to Offer Children's Story Time

Wednesday, September 12, 2012

NEW WILMINGTON, Pa. - The Westminster College McGill Library will be offering a new children's story time program beginning Monday, Sept. 17. The event will be held in the Williamson Community Room of the library every Monday at 11:15 a.m. and Tuesday at 7 p.m.  

Story Time @ Westminster College is being offered through the library with the help of Beth Brooks, retired Westminster employee and former teacher, and the Education Department. Preschool and elementary students from New Wilmington and the surrounding area - and all fans of children's literature - are invited to join Brooks as she brings familiar old stories to life and introduces new favorites.

Contact Erin Smith, director of library services, at (724) 946-7327 or email for more information.

Westminster's McGill Library is open to the public and houses material on the fine arts, humanities, mathematics, natural sciences, social sciences and technology. It also features a community section with a children's library.

About Westminster College...
Founded in 1852 and related to the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.), Westminster College ranks first in the nation as "Best College for Women in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math," according to Forbes.com. Westminster is a top-tier liberal arts college and a national leader in graduation rate performance, according to U.S. News Best Colleges guide. Westminster is also honored as one of "The Best 377 Colleges" by The Princeton Review, and is named to the President's Honor Roll for excellence in service learning.

Nearly 1,600 undergraduate and graduate students benefit from individualized attention from dedicated faculty while choosing from 42 majors and nearly 100 organizations on the New Wilmington, Pa., campus. Visit www.westminster.edu/advantage to view "Advantage: Westminster" A Strategic Plan 2010-2020.

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Beth Brooks reads to children at Westminster