Ice Cream, You Scream

Photos by Sarah Ann Jump/The Herald
The 6-year-old Wiggins triplets, from left, Josie, Ella and Riley, ate ice cream with their babysitter, Lauren Obermeier, all of Jasper, during the "Build A Better Ice Cream Sundae" kickoff event for the library's summer reading program at the Jasper Public Library on Tuesday afternoon. This year's theme for the program is "Build a Better World." Children's librarian Christine Howard said that the goal of the summer reading program is to "encourage literacy as much as we can and keep that interest going all summer long."
Isabella Sherohman of Jasper, 2, center, watched as children's librarian Christine Howard poured chocolate syrup on her sundae during the "Build A Better Ice Cream Sundae" kickoff event for the library's summer reading program at the Jasper Public Library on Tuesday afternoon. Also in line for sundaes were Beckett Franzel, 5, left, and Isabella's siblings Kaitlyn Chitwood, 12, and Noah Kellems, 10, all of Jasper.
Participants lined up for ice cream during the "Build A Better Ice Cream Sundae" kickoff event for the library's summer reading program at the Jasper Public Library on Tuesday afternoon.
Julia Nathan of Jasper fed her daughter Madeline Zipp-Nathan, 9, a sample of her sundae during the "Build A Better Ice Cream Sundae" kickoff event for the library's summer reading program at the Jasper Public Library on Tuesday afternoon.
Laura Gramelspacher of Jasper read to her daughters, Rosalyn, 5, left, and Vivian, 4, during the "Build A Better Ice Cream Sundae" kickoff event for the library's summer reading program at the Jasper Public Library on Tuesday afternoon.
Addie Seger, 8, left, whispered to Ella Wagner, 7, as their sisters Ellie Seger, 6, and Ally Wagner, 5, all of Jasper, ate ice cream during the "Build A Better Ice Cream Sundae" kickoff event for the library's summer reading program at the Jasper Public Library on Tuesday afternoon.
Ava Ballard of Jasper, 6, smiled as sprinkles were added to her sundae during the "Build A Better Ice Cream Sundae" kickoff event for the library's summer reading program at the Jasper Public Library on Tuesday afternoon.



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