Here to save the day!


It’s a kid’s dream as Jameson Parsons hangs out with Spider-Man and Captain America.

It’s a kid’s dream as Jameson Parsons hangs out with Spider-Man and Captain America.


Aiden Workman checks out the tall Jocko the clown and a little juggling.


Hailey Hilton gives it her all in the 50-pound sled pull.


Cotton candy is served up by Collin Turlay.


Three-year-old superman Nathan ilcisko poses with Comet bear.


Mini-Captain America is five-year-old Jonah Weber.


Annabella Goodall poses with Leonardo the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle.


Anthony Falbo chills with the heroes.


Samantha Falbo is a little bit shy around Leonardo.


Photos by Randy Meyers | Amherst News-Times

Zap! Pow! Bam! It was a super-powered evening Wednesday as tiny readers met big heroes at the Amherst Public Library. Some of the world’s mightiest heroes showed up to celebrate the end of the library’s summer reading program.

It’s a kid’s dream as Jameson Parsons hangs out with Spider-Man and Captain America.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/43/2015/07/web1_IMG_5383cc.jpgIt’s a kid’s dream as Jameson Parsons hangs out with Spider-Man and Captain America.

Aiden Workman checks out the tall Jocko the clown and a little juggling.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/43/2015/07/web1_IMG_5362cc.jpgAiden Workman checks out the tall Jocko the clown and a little juggling.

Hailey Hilton gives it her all in the 50-pound sled pull.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/43/2015/07/web1_IMG_5371cc.jpgHailey Hilton gives it her all in the 50-pound sled pull.

Cotton candy is served up by Collin Turlay.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/43/2015/07/web1_IMG_5373cc.jpgCotton candy is served up by Collin Turlay.

Three-year-old superman Nathan ilcisko poses with Comet bear.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/43/2015/07/web1_IMG_5378cc.jpgThree-year-old superman Nathan ilcisko poses with Comet bear.

Mini-Captain America is five-year-old Jonah Weber.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/43/2015/07/web1_IMG_5389cc.jpgMini-Captain America is five-year-old Jonah Weber.

Annabella Goodall poses with Leonardo the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/43/2015/07/web1_IMG_5400cc.jpgAnnabella Goodall poses with Leonardo the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle.

Anthony Falbo chills with the heroes.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/43/2015/07/web1_IMG_5414ccc.jpgAnthony Falbo chills with the heroes.

Samantha Falbo is a little bit shy around Leonardo.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/43/2015/07/web1_IMG_5418cc.jpgSamantha Falbo is a little bit shy around Leonardo.

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