If you haven’t registered your child for summer reading, time is running out. We are kicking off summer reading with a host of great programs. On July 6 at 5:00 pm, tweens and teens ages 10-18 are invited to Perler Bead Art. On Saturday, July 8, tweens and teens ages 10-18 are invited to Acrylic Painting with Ms. Mariah from 10;00 am – 1:00 pm. Registration is required for this free program. On Tuesday, July 11 at 1:00 pm, the Runaway Puppet Theatre with Ed May will be here. On Wednesday, July 12 at 1:00 pm, Teens are invited to enter our Engineering 101 Building Challenge, and on Thursday, July 13 we’re hosting all day crafts with Ms. Amanda.

New books for children this week include:  Lady Pancake and Sir French Toast: The Case of the Stinky Stench by Josh Funk, We’re Going on a Bear hunt by Michel Rosen and Helen Oxenbury, Father’s Road by Ji-yun Jang, Bulldozer Helps Out by Candace Fleming, Toucans, Too by Bethanie Deeney Murguia. Gossie by Olivier Dunrea, How Do Dinosaurs Say Good Night? by Jane Yolen & Mark Teague,  Little Cloud by Eric Carle, Ten, Nine, Eight, by Molly Bank, Sylvester and the Magic Pebble by William Steig, Go Sleep in Your Own Bed! by Candace Fleming and Lori Nochols, Fablehaven: Rise of the Evening Star by Bradon Mull,

New books for young adults include: City of Ashes by Cassandra Clare, Infinity by Sherrilyn Kenyon, How to Disappear by Ann Redisch Stampler, The Fever Code by James Dashner, Winter: The Lunar Chronicles by Marissa Meyer, Midnight at the Electric by Jody Lynn Anderson, and Just One Day by Gyle Forman.

New books on the adult fiction shelf include: Kiss Carlo by Adriana Trigiani, Dangerous Minds by Janet Evanovich, The Silent Corner by Dean Koontz, Murder Games by James Patterson and Howard Roughan, It Happens in the Hamptons by Holly Peterson, Sweetbriar Cottage by Denise Hunter, Note to Self  by Connor Franta, Two Lost Boys by L.F. Robertson, A Court of Wings and Ruin by Sarah J. Maas, Match Up edited by Lee Child, Come Sundown by Nora Roberts, Grief Cottage by Gail Godwin, The Lonely Hearts Hotel by Heather O’Neill, Indecent Exposure by Stuart Woods, The Collapsing Empire by Joh Scalzi, Close Enough To Touch by Colleen Oakley, Not a Sound by Heather Gudenkauf, A Hiss Before Dying by Rita Mae Brown & Sneaky Pie Brown,

New books on the adult non-fiction shelf include: Hidden History of Kentucky Soldiers by Berry Craig,  Salt, Fat, Acid, Heat: Mastering the Elements of Good Cooking by Samin Nosrat, The Vanishing American Adult by Ben Sasse, and Astrophysics for People in a Hurry by Neil deGrasse Tyson.

New movies include: John Wick  Chapter 2 starring Keanu Reeves, Chips starring Dax Shepard and Michael Peňa, Life starring Jake Gyllenhal, and T2 Trainspotting starring Ewan McGregor.We have several new animated movies:  Power Rangers, Turtle Paradise, Rock Dog, Disney’s Bambi, and Elmo Loves Animals.

 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.