Young girl in floral print dress standing in front of a tree.
Mary B. 2020-2021 Student Library Ambassador, 8th Congressional District. North Carolina Library Advocacy.

Get to know Mary…
Hi! My name is Mary. I am 10 years old and in fourth grade. I am homeschooled. I like to do gymnastics and I like to dance. I love to bake and play football. I also love to read.

What made you interested in being a library ambassador?
I wanted to join because I love to read. It is my favorite thing to do whenever I get a chance. I can read four chapter books in one day!

Where is your home library and what do you love about it?
My home library is Mount Pleasant Library. It is not that big and the people there are so nice. Also, it is where I have made many friends.

What is your earliest library memory?
I can still remember the day that I got my first library card from the South County Regional Library. I could barely see over the counteMy earliest memory, that I can remember, is getting my library card when I was five. I remember signing my name on it. (It was not that neat!)

Favorite Book?
My favorite books are the I Survived series by Lauren Tarshis and The Babysitters Club by Ann M. Martin.

What do you love about libraries?
I would like to give a shout out to Mount Pleasant Library and the librarians.

What do you want legislators to know about libraries?
Libraries are important to North Carolina because they help people learn many things. Also, they are so nice to everyone.