Library News for October 26, 2016

Trick or Treat BorderThe Trick o’ Treat  Parade will start at the library courtyard at 10:00 am on Friday, October 28 at 10:00 pm. Children are invited to dress up and visit merchants for Trick o’ Treats around the square. A parent or guardian must accompany each child.

On Monday, October 31 at 5:00 pm, teens are invited to participate in the Zombie Apocalypse. Teens will transform into Zombies and terrorize the underground chambers of the library.  Brainfood and swamp water will be provided.

If you want to learn to knit or crochet, Loose Ends will teach you. They meet every Tuesday at 3:30. Supplies are provided for beginners.

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.

New books for children include: Hooray for Hat! by Brian Won, Faraway Fox by Jolene Thompson, 88 Instruments by Chris Barton, If Jesus Came to My House by Joan G. Thomas, Groovy Joe: Ice Cream & Dinosaurs by Eric Litwin, Mighty Jack by Ben Hatke, The  Changelings by Christina Soontornvat, I Survived the Eruption of Mount St. Helens, 1980 by Lauren Tarshis,  Wings of Fire: Legends: Darkstalker by Tuit T. Sutherland, Lucy and the Neanderthal by Jeffrey Brown, In Focus: Close-Ups, Cross Sections & Cutaways  by Libby Waldon, and Wilderness: An Interactive Atlas of Animals by Hannah Pang and illustrated by Jenny Wren, A Very Fairy Princess Attitude of Gratitude by Julie Andrews.

New books on the adult fiction shelf include: The Whistler by John Grisham,  The Penny Jumper by James Grippando, The Boat Rocker by Ha Jin, Sex, Lies & Serious Money by Stuart Woods, The Mirror Sisters by V.C. Andrews, The Mistletoe Murder and Other Stories by P.D. James, Mrs. Jeffries Wins the Prize by Emily Brightwell, For Cheddar or Worse by Avery Aames, The Perfectly Proper Paranormal Museum by Kristen Weiss, The Final Tap by Amanda Flower, A Great Reckoning by Louise Penny, The Life She Wants by Robyn Carr, Long Way Gone by Charles Martin, and Love Her Madly by M. Elizabeth Lee, The Christmas Secret by Wanda E. Brunstetter, The Paris Librarian by Mark Pryor.

New books on the adult non-fiction shelf include:  My Life as a Beach Boy by Mike Love, Dog Gone: A Lost Pet’s Extraordinary Journey and the Family He Brought Him Home by Puls Toutonghi, Hero of the Empire:The Boer War, a Daring Escape, and the Making of Winston Churchill by Candice Miller, In Such Good Company: Eleven Years of Laughter, Mayhem, and Fun in the Sandbox by Carol Burnett, In the Company of Women: Inspiratin and Advice from over 100 Makers, Artists, and Entrepreneurs by Grace Bonney, Killing the Rising Sun: How America Vanquished World War II Japan by Bill O’Reilly and Martin Dugard.

New movies include: Independence Day: Resurgence starring Liam Hemsworth and Jeff Goldbloom, Jurassic World starring Chris Pratt, Disney Alice Through The Looking Glass starring Johnny Depp and Anne Hathaway, and Barbie & Her Sisters in a Puppy Chase.

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 October 12, 2016

Slider--Childrens-programmingPreschool 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.

Lego My Library will meet at 11:00 am on Saturday, October 15th. Kids ages six through teens are invited to join us for Lego build challenges.

If you want to learn to knit or crochet, Loose Ends will teach you. They meet every Tuesday at 3:30. Supplies are provided for beginners.

New books for children include: How This Book Was Made by Mac Barnett and Adam Rex, In Plain Sight by Richard Jackson, Infographics for Kids by Susan Martineau and Vicky Barker, Over In the Grasslands: On an African Savanna by Marianne Berkes, The Ultimate Unofficial Encyclopedia for Minecrafters by Megan Miller, Lucy & Company by Marianne Dubuc, Pond by Jim La Marche, Yellow Ball by Molly Bang, The Very Fluffy Kitty: Papillon by A.N. Kang, Cam Jansen: Case #13: The Mystery at the Haunted House by David A. Adle, Rise of the Wolf by Jennifer A. Nielsen, Lucy by Randy Cecil, Play With Me by Marie Hall Ets, The Wizard’s Wand: The Ninth Adventure in The Kindgom of Fantasy   by Geronimo Stilton, and Fancy Nancy: Best Reading Buddies by Jane O’Connor.
New books for young adults include: 13 Days of Midnight by Leo Hunt, The Forgetting by Sharon Cameron, The Female of the Species by Mindy McGinnis, Last True Love Story by Brendan Kiely, The Necromancer: The Secrets of the Immortal Nicholas Flamel by Michael Scott, Tell Me Something Real by Calla Devlin, The Hawkweed Prophecy by Irena Brignull, The Reader by Traci Chee, Emire of Storms by Sarah J. Maas, The Dead Boyfriend by R.L. Stine, Vampire Knight 17 by Matsuri Hino, and Naruto by Masashi Kishimoto.

New books on the adult fiction shelf include:  Another Brooklyn by Jacqueline Woodson, Farmed and Dangerous by Edith Maxwell, Interference by Amélie Antoine, Manitou Canyon by William Kent Krueger, Only Daughter by Anna Snoekstra, A Scot in the Dark by Sarah MacLean, Summit by Harry Farthing, The Undoing of St. Silvaus by Beth Moore, Blind Sight by Carol O’Connell, Blood Wedding by Pierre Lemaitre, Bright, Precious Days by Jay MacInereny, The Candidate by Lisa Wiehl, Change of Heart by Nicole Jacqueline, and The Thorn Keeper by Pepper Basham.

New books on the adult non-fiction shelf include:  Looking Back by Lois Lowry, Hillbilly Elegy: A Memoir of Family and Culture in Crisis by J.D. Vance, A Little Thing Called Life: On Loving Elvis Presley, Bruce Jenner, and Songs In-Between by Linda Thompson,  Most Dangerous: Daniel Ellsberg and the Secret History of the Vietnam War by Steve Sheinkin, Real Life Family Photography by Amy Drucker and When Our Grown Kids Disappoint Us by Jane Adams.

New movies include: Central Intelligence by Kevin Hart and Dwayne Johnson, Cell starring John Cusack and Samuel L. Jackson, The Shallows starring Blake Lively, Warcraft starring Travis Fimmel and Paula Patton, and Mike and Dave Need Wedding Dates starring Zac Efron and Adam Devine.

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 y