2012-07-12 / About Town

Burt the Raccoon will visit library next week

Burt the Raccoon will visit the Jamestown Philomenian Library on Wednesday, July 18, from 11 a.m. to noon. The one-man, onepuppet show is an informative and interactive performance. Burt the Raccoon explains life in the forest through storytelling and America Sign Language. During the show children will learn facts about raccoons, including where they live, what they eat, and how they survive.

John Tierney, who joins Burt the Raccoon during the show, has been a professional puppeteer since 1987. The show is ideal for children between the ages of 4 and 14. For more information, call Lisa Sheley at 423-7280.

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