Library News for September 28

AdobeStock_94192789Fall Break week is full of great programs for kids of all ages. On Monday, October 3 we’ll offer two youth painting classes: at 10:00 a.m. we’ll host kids ages 10 and under, at 1:00 pm, students older than 10 are are invited. On Wednesday, October 5 at 1:00 pm we’ll decorate pumkins with Ms. Pam (kids of all ages), on Thursday, October 6 at 1:00 pm we’ll offer Board Games & More with Ms. Amanda, on Thursday, October 6 at 5:00 pm we’ll have a Perler Beads Craft for teens, and on Friday, October 7 at 1:00 pm we’ll have “Fear Factor” with Ms. Dee for tweens & teens. We hope all students have a wonderful and safe Fall vacation.

The Scottsville Art Guild will offer an acrylic class for adults on Saturday, October 1st at 10:00 am. Supplies will be provided for this free workshop, but you must pre-register to attend.  On Saturday, October 8 at 10:00 a.m., we’ll offer and adult class on twig sculpture with Ms. Jamie.

New books for children this week include: A Hop is Up by Kristy Dempsey,  Hooray for Today! by Brian Won, The ABC Bunny by Wanda Gág, Cleonardo, The Little Inventor by Mary GrandPré,  Blueberries for Sale by Robert McCloskey, A Child of Books by Oliver Jeffers and Sam Winston, Hank’s Big Day: The Story of a Bug by Evan Kuhlman and Chuck Groenink, Tales from the Scaremast by B.A. Frade and Stacia Deutsch,  Friday Barnes Under Suspicion by R.A. Spratt, Cam Jansen: The Wedding Cake Mystery by David A Adler, Furthermore by Tahereh Mafi, Goosebumps Horror Land: Revenge of the Living Dummy by R.L.Stine, and Minecraft: The Survivors’ Book of Secrets by Mojang.

New books on the adult fiction shelf include: Commonwealth by Ann Patchett, A Whole Life by Robert Seethaler, Debt to Pay by Robert B. Parker, Fates and Traitors by Jennifer Chiaverini, Crowned and Dangerous by Rhys Bowen, Pirate by Clive Cussler and Robin Burcell, Good as Gone by Amy Gentry, The Shattered Tree by Charles Todd, The Kingdom of Speech by Tom Wolfe, Family Tree by Susan Wiggs, Sunrise Crossing  by Jodi Thomas, Killfile by Chirstopher Farnsworth, Here I Am by Jonathan Safran Foer, Heroes of the Frontier by Dave Eggers, Valley of the Moon by Melanie Gideon, First Star I See Tonight  by Susan Elizabeth Phillips, With Love From The Inside by Angela Pisel, Rise The Dark by Michael Koryta, Devil’s Gambit by Lisa Jackson, No Pity for the Dead by Nancy Herriman,Cold Hand In Mine by Robert Aickman, The Darkest Secret by Alex Marwood, Just  Kiss by Denise Hunter, In the Land of Milk and Honey by Jane Jensen, and Eileen by Ottessa Moshfegh.

New books on the adult non-fiction shelf include:  Riley Unlikely by Riley Banks-Snyder with Lisa Velthouse, Unlikely Friendships: Dogs by Jennifer S. Holland, When Your Adult Child Breaks Your Heart by Joel L. Young, with Christine Adamec, The Drug and Alcohol Cure by Patricia A. Carlisle, Carry On: A Story of Resulience, Redemption, An Unlikely Family by Lisa Fenn, and Guinness World Records 2017.

New movies include: Now You See Me 2 starring Jesse Eisenberg and Mark Ruffalo, Marvel’s Civil War starring Chris Evans and Robert Downey Jr., God’s of Egypt starring Nikolaj Coster-Waldali with Gerard Butler, The Choice starring Benjamin Walker and Teresa Palmer, The Conjuring 2 starring Vera Farmiga and Patrick Wilson, Goosebumps starring Jack Black, and Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows.

To access our digital resources or to borrow movies or music from the library, simply get a library card. Library cards are free with a photo I.D. and a recently postmarked piece of mail.  If there’s a special book, movie, or music artist you would like to see offered, please let us know. We’ll do our best to meet your needs.

Library News for September 21

Preschool children can attend Story Hour on Tuesday at 10:00 am and Saturday’s at 1:00 pm. Toddler Time is Thursday at 10:00 am. We hope you make visiting the library a part of your child’s weekly routine.

SAdobeStock_94192789eptember is National Library Card Sign-Up Month. To celebrate, we’re going to have a drawing for a new E-reader. New patrons who sign up during the month of September are eligible to participate. Stop by the library with a photo I.D. and a recently postmarked piece of mail to get your free library card.

Fall Break is full of great programs for kids of all ages. On Monday, October 3 at 10:00 am, we have a Youth Painting Class for students up to 12 years of age. At 2:00 pm on Monday, we’ll have a Teen Painting Class. On Wednesday, October 5th at 1:00 pm we’ll decorate pumkins with Ms. Pam (kids of all ages), on Thursday, October6 at 5:00 pm we’ll have a Perler Beads Craft for teens, and on Friday, October 7 at 1:00 pm we’ll have “Fear Factor” with Ms. Dee for tweens & teens. All programs are free, but space is limited. Call 270-237-3861 to register.

New books for children include:  NanoBots by Chris Gall, Ned the Knitting Pirate by Diana  Murray, Ogres Awake! by James Sturm, The People of the Town: Nursery-Rhyme Friends For You and Me by Alan Marks, Otter: The Best Job Ever by Sam Garton, A Perfect Mess by Steve Breen, Please Say Please! by Kyle Webster, Poppy Pickle by Emma Yarlett, Poptropica: The Lost Expedition by Mitch Krpata, Quit Calling Me a Monster by Jory John, Snow White: A Graphic Novel by Matt Phelan, The Left Handed Fate by Kate Milford, and Moo by Sharon Creech,     

New books on the adult fiction shelf include: All the Ugly and Wonderful Things by Bryan Greenwood, A Week in Paris by Rachel Hore, The Commodore by P.T. Deutermann, A Plain and Sweet Christmas by Jerry Eicher, Olivia Nowport, and others, The Peculiar Miracles of Antoinette Martin by Stephanie Knipper, The Regulars by Georgia Clark, All the Governor’s Men by Katherine Clark, Live and Let Grow by Laurien Berenson, The Room with the Second-Best View by Virginia Smith, The Couple Next Door by Shari Lapena, My Sister’s Prayer by Mindy Starns Clark and Leslie Gould, The More They Disappear by Jesse Donaldson, The Nix by Nathan Hill, Results May Vary by Bethany Chase, Still Here by Lara Vapnyar, The Last Days of Night by Graham Moore, The Matchmakers of Minnow Bay by Kelly Harms, Kilt at the Highland Games by Kaitlyn Dunnett, The Dollhouse by Finoa Davis,  Arrowood by Laura McHugh, The Glorious Heresies by Lisa McInerney, Girl Underwater by Claire Kellis, Breakway by Kat Spears, Behold the Dreamers by Imbolo Mbue, Good Morning, Midnight by Lily Brooks-Dalton, Drive Time by Hank Phillippi Ryan, and Love’s Faithful Promise by Susan Anne Mason.

New movies include: Hard Target 2 starring Scott Adkins, Now You See Me 2 starring Jesse Eisenberg and Dave Franco, The Meddler starring Susan Sarandon and Rose Byrne, Love and Friendship starring Kate Beckinsale and Chlo Sevigny, The Nice Guys starring Ryan Gosling, When Calls the Heart starring Erina Krakow and Daniel Lissing, The Mermaid starring Yun Lin and Chao Deng, Traded starring Trace Adkins and Michael Pare, and Ratchet & Clank featuring the voices of Paul Giamatti and John Goodman, Bella Thorne, and Sylvester Stallone.

To access our digital resources or to borrow movies or music from the library, simply get a library card. Library cards are free with a photo I.D. and a recently postmarked piece of mail.  If there’s a special book, movie, or music artist you would like to see offered, please let us know. We’ll do our best to meet your needs.

Library News for September 14

Preschool children are invited to Story Hour on Tuesday’s at 10:00 am and Saturday’s at 1:00 pm. Toddler Time is Thursday’s at 10:00 am. We hope you make visiting the library a part of your child’s weekly routine.

Lego My Library will meet on Saturday, September 17, from 11:00 – 12:30. Members will be separated into age groups and build unique creations that will be displayed for three weeks. Library patrons will vote on their favorites and all participants will have a chance to win prizes by attending. Lego My Library Club meets every third Saturday of the month.

September is National Library Card Sign-Up Month. To celebrate, we’re going to have a drawing for a new E-reader. New patrons who sign up during the month of September are eligible to participate. Stop by the library with a photo I.D. and a recently postmarked piece of mail to get your free library card.

New books for children include:  Dog Man by Dav Pilkey, Emerson Barks by Liza Woodruff, Everyone is Yawning by Anita Bijsterbosch, Freak the Mighty by W.R. Philbrick, The Gingerbread Man Loose at the Zoo by Laura Murray, Ginny Louise & The School Field Day by Tammi Sauer, Giraffes Ruin Everything by Heidi Schulz, Calliope the Muse by Joan Holub, Goodbye Summer, Hello Autumn by Kenard, Pac, Hour of the Doomed Dog by Sam Hay, The Isle of the Lost by Melissa De la Cruz, Let Me Finish by Minh Lae, Makoons by Louise Erdrich, Meet Captain America by Elizabeth Rudnick, and My Friend Maggie by Hannah Harrison.

New books on the adult fiction shelf include: Montana Rescue by Scottsville’s Kim Law, A Robot in the Garden by Deborah Install, Love Her Madly by M. Elizabeth Lee, The Last Road Home by Danny Johnson, The First Hostage by Joel C. Rosenberg, The Book of Mysteries by Jonathan Cahn, Nothing Short of Dying by Erik Storey, Carousel Court by Joe McGinniss, Jr., Leaving Oxford by Janet W. Ferguson, Captured by Dennis Jernigan, Saving Jax by Ramona Gray, The Teflon Queen 5: Deep Cover by Silk White, Misconceptions by Colleen Scott, Dodging Destomu by Derina Babcock, Long Shot by Jack Coughlin with Donald A. Davis, The Golden Age by Joan London, Finding Father Christmas/Engaging Father Christmas by Robin Jones Gunn, The Valley by Helen Bryan, Die Like an Eagle by Donna Andrews, Survivors Will Be Shot Again by Bill Crider, In Twenty Years by Allison Winn Scotch,  Miss Dimple and the Slightly Bewildered Angel by Mignon F. Ballard, and The Beauty of the End by Debbie Howells.

New books on the adult non-fiction shelf include:  Where Are They Buried? How Did They Die? by Tod Benoit, Liars by Glenn Beck, Done With The Crying by Sheri McGregor, M.A., Josiah’s Fire by Tahni Cullen with Cheryl Ricker, (un) Natural Mom by Hettie Brittz, Way of the Reaper: My Greatest Untold Mission by Nicholas Irving with Gary Brozek, Kick Kennedy: The Charmed Life and Tragic Death of the Favorite Kennedy Daughter by Barbara Leaming, and Bobby Kennedy: The Making of a Liberal Icon by Larry Tye

New movies include: Money Monster starring George Clooney and Julia Roberts, Maggie’s Plan starring Greta Gerwig, Ethan Hawke and Julianne Moore, In-Lawfully Yours starring Marilu Henner and Joe Williamson, Genius starring Colin Firth, Jude Law and Nicole Kidman, The Dog Lover starring James Remar and Lea Thomson, and My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2 starring Nia Vardalos and John Corbett.

To access our digital resources or to borrow movies or music from the library, simply get a library card. Library cards are free with a photo I.D. and a recently postmarked piece of mail.  If there’s a special book, movie, or music artist you would like to see offered, please let us know. We’ll do our best to meet your needs.

Library News for August 31

Slider--Childrens-programmingRegular Story Hour will resume in September. Preschool children can attend Story Hour on Tuesday at 10:00 am and Saturday’s at 1:00 pm. Toddler Time is Thursday at 10:00 am. We hope you make visiting the library a part of your weekly routine.

On Thursday, September 8 at 5:00 pm, teens/tweens are invited to attend a program on Perler Bead Art. On Monday, September 12 at 5:00 pm, students should join our Serious About Science program – Cubelets with Jason Lindsey.  Call 237-3861 to registers for these free programs or stop by the circulation desk. Loose Ends will teach you to knit or crochet. Join us on Tuesdays at 3:30 pm to learn these creative crafts.

New books for children include:  Beauty and The Beast retold by Mahlon F. Craft and illustrated by Kinuko Y. Craft, Grandma Lives in a Perfume Village by Fang Suzhen and Sonja Danowski, I Love My Mommy by Tiger Tales, Poor Unfortunate Soul: A Tale of the Sea Witch by Serena Valentino, and Gabby Duran and the Unsittables by Elise Allen & Daryle Conners.

New books on the adult fiction shelf include: Close to You by Kara Isaac, After the Thaw by Therese Heckenkamp, Missing by Lisa Harris, Little Girl Gone by Gerry Schmitt, Out of Time by Mario Diana, The Artisan’s Wife by Judith Miller, Harmony by Carolyn Parkhurst, Always With You by Elaine Stock, On The Edge by Theresa Santy, Insidious by Catherine Coulter, The Course of Love by Alain De Botton, The Beauty of The End by Debbie Howells, The Girl Before by Rena Olsen, The Promise of Jesse Woods by Chris Fabry, I Will Send Rain by Rae Meadows, Leaving Lucy Pear by Anan Solomon, Ghost Sniper by Scott McEwen, The Heavenly Table by Donald Ray Pollock, A Sinful Calling by Kimberla Lawson Roby, All The Missing Girls by Megan Miranda, All In by Simona Ahrnstedt, Dark Matter by Blake Crouch, The Singles Game by Lauren Weisberger, In the Darkroom by Susan Faludi, You’ll Miss Me When I’m Gone by Kevin O‘Brien, Fatal Thunder by Larry Bond, Honor Redeemed by Christine Johnson, To Follow Her Heart by Rebecca DeMarino, The Children by Ann Leary, H is for Hawk by Helen Macdonald, The Trap by Melanie Raabe,, Just Life by Neil Abramson, Girl in the Afternoon by Serena Burdick, Eden Hill by Bill Higgs, With All My Heart: Romance Collection Karen Wemeyer, Jody Hedlund, Melissa Jagears, Jen Turano, & Sarah Loudin Thomas, That Darkness by Lisa A. Black, If I Forget You by Thomas Christopher Greene, The Invoice by Jonas Karlsson, and A Worthy Heart by Susan Anne Mason.

New books for teens include: Promise by Amber Garr, Bound by Spells by Stormy Smith, Michael Vey: Rise of the Elgen by Richard Paul Evans, Don’t You Trust Me?  by Patrice Kindl,  Just Friends  by Billy Taylor, How to Keep Rolling After a Fall  by Karole Cozo, All the Feels by Danika Stone, and Mindspeak by Heather Sunseri.

New books on the adult non-fiction shelf included: While My Child Is Away  by Edie Melson, The Care Effect: Unleashing the Power of Compassion by David Crosby, Presto! How I Made Over 100 Pounds Disappear and Other Magical Tales by Penn Jillette, The Course of Love by Alain De Botton, Waking the Spirit: A Musician’s Journey Healing Body, Mind, and Soul by Andrew Schulman, Uninvited: Living Loved When You Feel Less Than, Left Out, and Lonely by Lysa TerKeurst, Your Powerful Prayers by Susie Larson, Invisible Influence by Jonah Berger, and The True Tails of Baker and Taylor by Jan Louch with Lisa Rogak.

DIgitalBooks IconTo access our digital resources or to borrow movies or music from the library, you need a library card. Library cards are free with a photo I.D. and a recently postmarked piece of mail.  If there’s a special book, movie, or music artist you would like to see offered, please let us know. We’ll do our best to meet your needs.