Children study their fingerprints through Augusta library's craft project
Emily Chance, 7, gets help from Vicky Davis as she makes her thumbprint during the Fingerprint CSI Craft at the Jeff Maxwell Branch Library. The craft series, a part of the summer reading program at the Lumpkin Road branch, continues for two weeks.
After printing each finger, children used a magnifying glass to identify their distinctive fingerprint patterns.
Zion Neal, 4, smiles as he prints his fingers during Wednesday's craft, one of the library's many science-based projects this summer.
Emily Chance, 7, uses a magnifying glass to identify her fingerprint pattern.
Volunteer Vicky Davis helps Emily Chance, 7, ink her fingerprints.
Volunteer Vicky Davis helps Mariah Pickens, 8, ink her fingerprints. The library's craft series continues for two more weeks. Davis said parents should call to pre-register.