Stealing Home by J. Torres

Take Notice that under Orders Nos. 21, 22, 21 and 24 of the British Columbia Security Commission the following areas were made prohibited areas to all persons of the Japanese race…”

The attack on Pearl Harbor dramatically changed Sandy’s …


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Wondering About Battle of the Books?

Are you thinking about participating in Battle of the Books, but not sure it’s for you? Worried the questions might be too hard? Scared about reading all of those books?

The reading list for Battle of the Books varies depending …


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Be a Star in a READ Poster

This November are celebrating everyone’s favorite book!

This year patrons from newborns to 12 year olds are invited to take a photo with their favorite book. To participate, simply fill out our online form. You will then get the …


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Garlic and the Vampire by Bree Paulsen

“Cheese ‘N’ Chives! I’m a blood orange! I’m done for!”

Enchanted fruit and vegetables are simply going about their day helping Witch Agnes with her garden when smoke from the chimney of a long-thought abandoned castle is noticed. The castle …


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The Ash House by Angharad Walker

“He had been expecting a healing refuge for children like him…But this wasn’t it. The Ash House was like the end of a world that had been left to decay, forgotten by everyone who had ever cared about it.”

When …


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Fall Trivia for All Ages: The Second Challenge

If you missed out on participating in the Family Fun Night: Trivia Challenge on October 7th, here’s your chance to try your brain at answering the questions. Until the end of October, the trivia questions will be “live” and available …


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Gamer Baby: Chess by Anne Elder

“If you trap the other king, say, “Check!” That means, I’ve almost got you!”

A board book explaining chess? You might think “inexecutable” or even “futile,” but Anne Elder successfully offers a basic introduction to the chess using roughly 17 …


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Fall Trivia Challenge for All Ages

If you missed out on participating in the Family Fun Night: Trivia Challenge on September 15th, here’s your chance to try your brain at answering the questions. Until the end of September, the trivia questions will be “live” and available …


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Storytime Cancelled

For the health and safety of our patrons, we are cancelling the weekly storytimes starting Friday March 13th through the 31st, as well as other library events in accordance with the recommendations from public health officials to cancel non-essential …


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Battle Four: The Final Results

As always, the health and safety of our community is our top priority. In accordance with recommendations from public health officials to cancel non-essential gatherings, we are postponing or canceling programs, and other library events starting Friday March 13th through


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Battle Three Recap

Congratulations on a good battle yesterday. We are now officially over the halfway mark, and the scores are below.

These scores include the points award for the successful challenge of a question in Battle Two. Any points resulting from challenges …


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Battle Two Recap

There was a bit of shuffling on the ranking board with this week’s scores.

Remember, the Total Score combines the scores from Battle One and Battle Two. The Total Score will continue to grow as Battles pass, and will determine …


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The Last Days of Winter Reading

February is drawing to a close. Be sure to bring in your Reading Logs in order to get your character cards for the different genres you explored in this year’s Winter Reading program.

For those of you who have already …


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2020 Battle One Recap

Congratulations to all the Battle teams for a great Battle One!

The scores from Battle One will add to the points that will be earned during Battle Two, Battle Three, Battle Four, and Battle Five to determine the season’s winning …


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Formal Ball Photos

Each little clam here / Know how to jam here / Under the sea ” – Sebastian from Disney’s The Little Mermaid.

Eisenhower hosted its 3rd Formal Ball on Saturday, February 15th. We dove down under the sea …


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2020 Practice Battle Recap

Congratulations to all the teams for a great Practice Battle. Just a reminder, be careful of those warning eggs! If any of the warnings were moved to negative points, it would have really changed the results.

As it is, Practice …


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Guts by Raina Telgemeier

“I was a nervous kid. Self-conscious. Shy. Quiet… Most of the time.”

In this highly anticipated graphic novel, Raina is experiencing a lot of stress from multiple fronts. Her anxiety changes the way she perceives every day moments: eating, using …


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Final Battle Scores

The Battle of the Books is now completed. Congratulations on a great season. Overall, the scores are very close this year and all participants should be very proud of their efforts ...


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