Kiwanis Club of Coldwater - Traveling Tales
What is Traveling Tales?
Traveling Tales is a program presented at the Branch District Library,
underwritten by the Kiwanis Club. Periodically, throughout the year,
the library spotlights a country. The program will discuss the culture,
climate, dress, cuisine and other interesting facts.
What are the goals of Traveling Tales?
The goals of the program are to expose youngsters to other cultures.
It gives them an opportunity to explore the similarities and differences
from their own.
Why is Traveling Tales a Kiwanis sponsored program?
As global organization of volunteers, there are Kiwanis members in countries
around the world. Providing youth an appreciation and understanding of
other countries, brings an opportunity for a discussion of our common
By partnering with the library, and encouraging youth participation,
the Branch District Library is able to expand its exposure to the community.
The library is an important tool for promoting youth literacy. Kiwanis
believes this program creates that greater community awareness and outreach
for the library.