Bookmobile meets needs of young readers once again

“If you are given lemons, make lemonade,” says Meeker Elementary School librarian Kay Bivens. Bivens did just that, with her students in three different buildings, she had a retired school bus converted to a bookmobile, which can transport more than 4,000 books to its weekly rounds to the middle school, administration building and high school.

MEEKER I For 20 years, students in kindergarten through fifth grade traipsed through the school library, discovering foreign lands, different times, mythical creatures and fictional characters under the supervision of Meeker Elementary School librarian Kay Bivens.