Preschool children can attend 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.
Tweens are invited to Perler Bead Art on Thursday, September 7 at 5:00 pm.
On Saturday, Septmeber 9, from 10:00 am -12:00 pm, youth art from the Summer Art Series will be displayed on the library’s front porch. Light refreshments will be served.
At 2:00 pm on September 9 we’ll have a Grandparents’ Day program. We’ll be reading stories, offer crafts, a photo booth and snacks. Kids are encouraged to stop by with grandparents.
On Monday, September 11 at 5:00 pm, Colonel Turner, Instructor for Allen County Scottsville High School’s JROTC, will present a program on flag folding, flag etiquette, and other symbols of patriotism. All families are invited to attend.
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 includes: Flora and the Chicks by Molly Idle, Goodnight Baseball by Michael Dahl, Seamus’s Short Story by Heather Hartt- Sussman and Milan Pavlović, Magic Tree House: #29: A Big Day for Baseball by Mary Pope Osborne, Me and My Dad! by Alison Ritchie, Creepy Pair of Underwear! by Aaron Reynolds, Ira Crumb Makes a Pretty Good Friend by Naseem Hrab & Josh Holinaty, This Beautiful Day by Richard Jackson, Walk With Me by Jairo Buitrago & Rafael Yockteng, That Neighbor Kid by Daniel Miyares, Bedtime for Batman by Michael Dahl, Yoga Bug: Simple Poses for Little Ones by Sarah Jane Hinder, Side Tracked by Diana Harmon Asher, Nerdy Birdy Tweets by Aaron Reynolds, Chibi Samurai Wants a Pet by Sanae Ishida, Don’t Color This Book! It’s Cursed by Emmy Cicierega, The Unofficial Minecrafters Academy Series: Hidden in the Chest by Winter Morgan, and Goodnight Lab: A Scientific Parody by Chris Ferrie.
New books for young adults include: How to Be a Hepburn in a Kardashian World by Jordan Christy, Dress Codes for Small Towns by Courtney Stevens, The Gender End by Bella Forrest, The Safest Lies by Megan Miranda, Breakdthrough: How One Teen Innovator Is Changing the World by Jack Andraka, and Game On! Video Game History by Dustin, Hansen,
New books on the adult fiction shelf include: Goodbye, Vitamin by Rachel Khong, The Dream Keeper’s Daughter by Emiy Colin, Suddenly Engaged by Julia London, The Wangs vs. The World by Jade Chang, The Library of Light and Shadow by M.J. Rose, Blame by Jeff Abbott, The Right Time by Danielle Steel, Texas Fire by Janet Dailey, The Room of White Fire by T. Jefferson Parker, Charlatans by Robin Cook, Y is for Yesterday by Sue Grafton, The Housekeeper by Suellen Dainty, Let the Dead Speak by Jane Casey.
New books on the adult non-fiction shelf include: You Have a brain by Ben Carson, MD, The Making of a Navy Seal by Brandon Webb, Girls Against Girls: Why We Are Mean to Each Other and How We Can Change by Bonnie Burton, Trashing the Planet: Examining Our Global Garbage Glut by Stuart A. Kallen, Pregnancy and Parenting by Jessica Akin. The Potlikker Papers: A Food History of the Modern South by John T. Edge, and The Floyd Collins Tragedy at Sandy Cave by John Benton,Bill Napper, and Bob Thompson.
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.