The Friends of Southwest Public Libraries will hold its first special event of the 2017 season from 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday, March 19, at Grove City Library.
Local author Janet Shailer will read her children's book "Turtle Rescue at Waterlemon Cay" while artist Gina Perry, who illustrated the book, will lead an art project with a turtle theme. Additionally, marine biologist Megan Seese will talk about her work with baby sea turtles and show slides.
Every child who attends will receive a free copy of the book. No reservations are necessary.