Preschool children are invited to Story Hour on Tuesdays at 10:00 am and Saturdays at 1:00 pm. Toddler Time is Thursdays at 10:00 am. We hope you make visiting the library a part of your child’s weekly routine.
On Thursday, October 12, from 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm, teens are invited to Harry Potter Triva Night. Teens will form teams and compete for prizes. Call 270-237-3861 to register your team.
Attention parents with kids who will enter kindergarten next year! On, Saturday, October 14, we’ll offer a kindergarten readiness program called Trick or Pete from 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm. Children must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. You’ll learn what you child needs to know to be ready for kindergarten. Each child will also receive fun items that will help him/her prepare for kindergarten. Space is limited to 35 children, so call 270-237-3681 and register your child today.
The Allen County Historical Society will start the Graveline Tour at the library. Tours start at 6:00 pm and end at 9:00 pm on Friday and Saturday, October 13 and 14.
Loose Ends will teach you to knit or crochet. Crafters meet every Tuesday at 3:30. Supplies are provided for beginners
New books for children this week include: Roger is Going Fishing by Koen Van Biesen, Magic for Sale by Carrie Clickard, The Velveteen Rabbit or How Toys Become Real by Margery Williams, On the Night of the Shooting Star by Amy Hest and Jenni Desmond, Yak and Dove by Kyo Maclear, Poor Little Puppy by Sherry Dean Curreri, I Can’t Sleep by Owen Hart, Fairy Tale Pets by Tracy Corderoy, Henry and Boo! by Megan Brewis, Home in the Rain by Bob Graham, The Girl with the Ghost Machine by Lauren DeStafano, The Great Shelby Holmes Meets Her Match by Elizabeth Fulbert, The Only Lonely Panda by Jonny Lambert, Hibernation Hole by John Kelly, All About Cats by Monika Filipina, Bear Rescue: True-Life Stories Introduction by Virginia McKenna, and Duck and Goose: Honk! Quack! Boo! by Tad Hills,
New books on the adult fiction shelf include: Sleeping Beauties by Stephen King, Where The Sweet Bird Sings by Ella Joy Olsen, Sing, Unburied, Sing by Jesmyn Ward, An Echo of Murder by Anne Perry, Thief’s Mark by Carla Neggers, An Amish Christmas Love by Beth Wiseman, Amy Clipston Ruth Reid and Kelly Irvin, The Best Kind of People by Zoe Whittall, No Place I’d Rather Be by Cathy Lamb, Christmas Admirer by Laura Hilton, If the Creek Don’t Rise by Leah Weiss, The End of the World Running Club by Adrian J. Walker, Dead Woman Walking by Sharon Bolton, A Time To Stand by Robert Whitlow, The Dance by Dan Walsh and Gry Smalley, The Fortunes by Peter Ho Davies, The Golden Houseby Salman Rushdie, Justice Buried by Patricia Bradley, The Girl Who Takess An Eye For An Eye by David Lagercrantz, There’s Someone Inside Your House by Stephanie Perkins, Life of Lies by Sharon Sala, The Christmas Room by Catherine Anderson, and A Snow Country Christmas by Linda Lael Miller.
New books on the adult non-fiction shelf include: How Not to Kill YourHouseplant by Veronica Peerless, Killing England by Bill O’Reilly and Martin Dugar, Chicken Soup for the Soul ® AnglesAmoung Us by Jack Canfield, Mark Victor Hansen & Amy Newmark, and God is For Real: And He Longs to Answer Your Most Difficult Questions by Todd Burpo,
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.