October 1, 2014

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PHOTOS: Ballooning literacy at Seville Library

Harlow Johnson, 3, and her mother, Katie Herald, delight in a balloon rabbit she received at the Seville Library on Friday afternoon. The Samurai Balloon Guy, also known as Tim Brown, crafted dragons, rhinoceros, ponies and cows for children who successfully completed the summer reading program at the library. Children also treated to Popsicles. (LOREN GENSON / GAZETTE PHOTOS)

Harlow Johnson, 3, and her mother, Katie Herald, delight in a balloon rabbit she received at the Seville Library on Friday afternoon. The Samurai Balloon Guy, also known as Tim Brown, crafted dragons, rhinoceros, ponies and cows for children who successfully completed the summer reading program at the library. Children also treated to Popsicles. (LOREN GENSON / GAZETTE PHOTOS)

Rebekah Collins, 17 months old, plays with a balloon ladybug made especially for her.

Rebekah Collins, 17 months old, plays with a balloon ladybug made especially for her.

Cayley Carrasco, 11, and her brother Coby, 8, laugh at the faces on their balloon animals.

Cayley Carrasco, 11, and her brother Coby, 8, laugh at the faces on their balloon animals.

Tim Brown, the Samurai Balloon Guy, crafts a balloon animal Friday afternoon for a child who successfully completed the summer reading program at the Seville Library.

Tim Brown, the Samurai Balloon Guy, crafts a balloon animal Friday afternoon for a child who successfully completed the summer reading program at the Seville Library.