The end of the year is approaching fast. Have you reached your annual reading goals? If not, this is a list designed to help. All these books are 200 pages or fewer so you should be able to knock a few out before New Year's Eve.
In Palaces for the People: How Social Infrastructure Can Help Fight Inequality, Polarization, and the Decline of Civic Life Klinenberg highlights problems in our communities and offers real world examples of how others are combating those problems.
Every month at libraryreads.org, librarians across the county nominate their favorite upcoming books. Whichever books get the most nominations go onto the monthly list. Place holds now to get these sure-to-be popular books as soon as possible after they're released.
Today were happy to reveal an updated library catalog that is now mobile friendly. Browsing and placing holds in the catalog will be much easier thanks to a responsive design that adapts to look its best whether you’re using your …
It's the "most wonderful time of the year." But, according to a survey by the American Psychological Association, 38 percent of people said their stress level increases during the holidays. Others just don't like jolly tunes, gift shopping, and obligatory family get togethers. For all those who look up to Ebenezer Scrooge and the Grinch, here's a few alternative Christmas books to keep your hearts cold throughout the holiday season.
Tuesdays, January 14, 2:00 PM & January 28, 6:00 PM.
The Modern Times Film series showcases new additions to the library's movie collection. This month's movie will be On the Basis of Sex, the true story of Ruth Bader Ginsburg, her struggles for equal rights, and the early cases that led to her nomination and confirmation to the Supreme Court. PG-13. 1h 59m.
Whether you're new to comics or a life-long reader, our club for adults and teens in grade seven and up will help you find something new to read and talk about from the world of comics. This month we'll read and discuss Goldie Vance by Hope Larson.
To increase online security and privacy, Hoopla will require all users to provide their library PIN beginning Tuesday, December 10th. Continue reading for information on adding or resetting your PIN. …
December 9, 2019 | Comments Off on Deliciously Fictitious Book Club: Chocolate Chip Cookie Murder
Thursday, January 09, 2020, 3:00 - 4:00 PM.
Join us every other month in Fannie's Cafe to discuss culinary-themed mysteries and sample delicious recipes from the pages of the books. This month we're discussing Chocolate Chip Cookie Murder by Joanne Fluke.
December 8, 2019 | Comments Off on Swarm of Bees by Lemony Snicket and Rilla Alexander
“You can’t sting the cat!” Shouts the narrator - A swarm of angry bees have taken over the town creating chaos everywhere they go as they follow a little boy who looks just like them. But why does the little boy have a wagon full of tomatoes? Splat!