Sen. Theis to promote summer reading competition in Chelsea, Manchester

LANSING, Mich. State Sen. Lana Theis on Thursday announced she will read to elementary age students in Chelsea and Manchester on Tuesday, Aug. 13.

The events are being held to encourage young people to read and to help promote the senator’s summer reading competition.

Theis will visit the Chelsea District Library, located at 221 S. Main St., from 2 to 3 p.m. and the Manchester District Library, located at 912 City Road, from 4 to 5 p.m.

Theis previously announced her “Be a Senator for a Day” summer reading contest, which is open to all students residing in the 22nd Senate District. Students may participate by obtaining a special bookmark from any of the community libraries located in the district, or from Theis’ office.

Students’ completed bookmarks should be mailed to Theis’ office, and one winner will be selected and will be invited to spend a day at the Capitol with Theis. The contest ends on Sept. 1.

Please contact Theis’ office at 517-373-2420 or email [email protected] with questions or to request a bookmark.