The Maid by Nita Prose

“It’s easier than you’d ever think—existing in plain sight while remaining largely invisible. That’s what I’ve learned from being a maid.”


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My Favorite Lines: Reading in the Garden

Friday, March 03, 3:00 PM.

Bring a meaningful passage or two from your favorite books or poems to share aloud. In the library's garden, if the weather is fine we'll exchange ideas, talk books, and enjoy the sunshine.


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First Ladies Forum: Chit Chat with Dolley Madison

Thursday, March 02, 7:00 PM.

Living history performer Judith Kalaora takes to Zoom as First Lady Dolley Madison to tell tales of escaping the White House during the British attack on Washington and invite you to one of her "squeezes," America's first bipartisan social gatherings.


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Citizens Climate Education

Thursday, March 02, 6:00 PM.

Join Mike Zanillo to learn about the causes of climate change, understand what is being done to address the problem, and learn whether more is needed.


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Crochet Along: Shamrock Scarf

Wednesdays, March 01, 08, 15, 22 & 29, 3:00 PM .

Enjoy crochet? Interested in learning new stitches or sharing your knowledge? Join us for our virtual crochet-a-long.


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The It Girl by Ruth Ware

“She had the kind of beauty that hurt your eyes if you looked at her for too long, but made it hard to tear your gaze away. It was, Hannah realized, as if a different kind of light were shining on her than on the rest of the room.”


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February 2023 LibraryReads List

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.


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1973 Film Series: Paper Moon


Monday, February 27, 2023, 2:00 PM.

We're celebrating the 50th Anniversary of the Eisenhower Library with a film series dedicated to the year the library was founded. Every month throughout the year, join us for a screening of one of 1973's greatest movies. This month, we're watching Paper Moon.


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More Like Prince Harry’s Spare

If you read Spare by Prince Harry and need more about this generation of the royal family or if you're on the hold list and you're looking for something to tide you over until it arrives, here's a few read-a-likes we hope you'll love.


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BookStories Film Series: Hello, Bookstore

Saturday, February 25, 2023, 2:30 PM

This winter we're celebrating books, bookstores, and libraries with a series of screenings of films highlighting bookstores. Today we'll watch new documentary Hello, Bookstore.


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Bring Your Own Book Club

Friday, February 24, 3:30 PM.

Have a favorite book or two (or four) you'd like to share with fellow readers and librarians? Drop into our BYO book club to tell us about them!


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