Local libraries sponsor youth volunteer program

Are your kids already tired of watching TV? Tell them to join the Summer Youth Volunteer Program.

Designed for ages 12 and older, the program is sponsored by the local libraries and the Muscogee County Friends of Libraries. It runs through July 20. Go to your favorite branch for more information. They are the Columbus Public Library, 3000 Macon Road, 706-243-2669; Mildred L. Terry Branch Library, 640 Veterans Parkway, 706-748-2851; North Columbus Branch Library, 5689 Armour Road, 706-748-2855; and South Columbus Branch Library: 2034 S. Lumpkin Road, 706-683-8805.