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Library News for November 7, 2018

Our weekly programs for children include: Baby Time on Wednesdays at 2:00 pm. Toddlers Time is on Thursdays at 10:00 am, Stories & More for pre-school children meet on Tuesdays at 10:00 am, and enrichment programs for home-school youth meet on Tuesdays at 1:00 pm. We hope you’ll make visiting the library a part of your child’s weekly routine.

On Thursday, November 8 at 5:00 pm, teens are invited to make a galaxy jar.

Do you ever wonder about your family history?  If so, make an appointment with Ms. Amanda on Monday, November 12 or Monday, November 26 for Monday Roots.

If you want to learn how to knit to crochet, Loose Ends will teach you. Stop by the library on Tuesdays at 3:30.  First time crafters will be supplied with a crochet hook, or knitting needles and yarn to start.

The Lego Club will meet on Saturday, November 17 at 11:00 am.  This is open to all school-age children.

New books for children this week include:  Zola’s Elephant by Randall de Seve, The Dreamer by Il Sung Na, Small Spaces by Katherine Arden, The Train to Impossible Places by P.G. Bel, Soof by Sarah Weeks, Max Einstein: The Genius Experiment by James Patterson, Start Now! by Chelsea Clinton, Wonderland  by Barbara O’Connor, Anne Arrives by Kallie George, Ogre Enchanted by Gail Carson Evans, Louisana’s Way Home by Kate Dicamilo, There’s a Dinosaur on the 13th Floor by Wade Bradford, The Snow Nap by Jan Brett, Construction Zoo by Jennifer Thorne, I’ll Root for You by Edward va de Vendel, and Counting Dinos by Eric Pender.  

New books for adults include: All I Want for Christmas by Robyn Carr, A Season to Celebrate by Fern Michaels, Christmas by Accident by Camron Wright, Yule Log Murder by Leslie Meier, River Bodies by Karen Katchur, Murder in her Stocking by G.A. McKevett, The Whitet Christmas Inn by Colleen Wright, Lady of a Thousand Treasures by Sandra Byrd, A Vineyard Christmas by Jean Stone, Remembrance by Mary Monroe, Triple Homicide by James Patterson, Burden of Proof  by DiAnn Mills,  A Cloud in the Shape of a Girl by Jean Thompson, The Witch of Willow Hall by Hester Fox, Lethal Target by Janice Cantore, Hidden Among the Stars by Melanie Dobson, Bitter Orange by Claire Fuller, The Line by Martin Limón, Death of a Neighborhood Scrooge y Laura Levine, The Ragged Edge of Night by Olivia Hawker, The Red Coat by Dolly Carlson,

New books on the adult non-fiction shelf include:  The Fisherman’s Tomb: The True Story of the Vatican’s Secret Search, by John O’Neill, Bake from Scratch: Artisan Recipes for the Home Baker by Hart Hoffman, and Bathed in Prayer by Jan Karon.

If you love e-books or audio-books, check out our digital collection at www.allencountylibary.com and click on digital books.  We have thousands of new e-books and audio-books available for FREE with your library card.  Download the free Overdrive App or the Libby App and start reading today. WHY buy these products from internet stores when you can download them for free with your Allen County Public library card?

To access our digital resources or to borrow movies or music from the library, simply get a library card.  Library cards are free. Just provide us 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 November 7, 2018 2018-11-09T14:11:41+00:00

Library News for October 24, 2018

Our weekly programs for children include: Baby Time on Wednesdays at 2:00 pm. Toddlers Time is on Thursdays at 10:00 am, Stories & More for pre-school children meet on Tuesdays at 10:00 am, and enrichment programs for homeschool youth meet on Tuesdays at 1:00 pm. We hope you’ll make visiting the library a part of your child’s weekly routine.

If you want to learn how to knit to crochet, Loose Ends will teach you. Stop by the library on Tuesdays at 3:30.  First time crafters will be supplied with a crochet hook, or knitting needles and yarn to start.

On Monday, October 29 at  5:00 pm, join us for Creepy Movie night.  Light refreshments will be served.

On Wednesday, October 31 at 10:00 am, pre-school and home-school children are invited to dress in costume for the Halloween Parade as we visit downtown merchants for tricks or treats.

New books for children this week includes: The Stuff of Stars by Marion Dane Bauer, Good Rosie! By Kate DiCamillo, The Silly Book by Stoo Hample, Archie and the Bear by Zanni Louise and David Mackintosh, Disney Princess Magical Moments by Brooke Vitale,  Imagine! by Raűl Colón, Spooked! by Gail Jarrow, Fangsgiving by Ethan Long, Hiking Day by Anne Rockwell, Badgers by Julie Murray, I Love My Pet Chinchilla by Alexis Roumanis, The 12 Days of Thanksgiving by Jenna Lettice, Through The Window by Barb Rosenstock,Click, Clack, Quack to School! by Doreen Cronin and Betsy Lewin, The Secret Life of the Little Brown Bat by Laurence Pringle, and Misfits by Jen Calonita.

Older children will enjoy: A Case for Buffy by Ulf Nilsson, Property of the Rebel Librarian by Allison Varnes, The Third Mushroom by Jennifer L. Holm, Borka: The Adventures of a Goose with No Feathers by John Burningham, Saving Winslow by Sharon Creech, The House with Chicken Legs by Sophie Anderson, Tales from the Inner City by Shaun Tan, Look at the Weather by Britta Teckentrup.

New books on the Adult Fiction shelf  include: Depth of Winter by Craig Johnson, Transcription by Kate Atkinson, A Lineage of Grace by Francine Rivers, Time’s Convert by Deborah Harkness, Bay of Sighs by Nora Roberts, Vengeful by V.E. Schwab, The Other Woman by Sadie Jones, The Dinner List by Rebecca Serle, Lies by T.M. Logan, Legion by Brandon Sanderon, Crisis by Felix Francis, The Kennedy Debutante by Kerri Maher, The Intermission by Elyssa Friedland, Gone So Long by Andre Dubs III, Give Me Your Hand by Megan Abbott, A Willing Murder by Jude Deveraux, The Storm by Arif Anwar, and Tear Me Apart by J.T. Ellison,

New books on the adult non-fiction shelf include: Killing the SS by Bill O’Reilly & Martin Dugard,  The Dichotomy of Leadership by Jocko Willink and Leif Babin, The Man I Never Met: A Memoir by Adam Schefter,  21 Lessons for the 21st Century by Yuval Noah Harari, Rising Out of Hatred by Eli Saslow, Gorbachev by William Taubman, This Is The Day by Tim Tebow, and If You Love Me: A Mother’s Journey Through Her Daughter’s Opioid Addiction by Maureen Cavanagh.

New movies include: Warning Shot starring Tammy Blanchard, Skyscraper starring Dwayne Johnson, Reprisal starring Fran Grillo and Bruce Willis, Boundaries starring Vera Farmiga and Christopher Plummer, Arizona starring Danny McBide, Down a Dark Hall starring Uma Thurman, Buy Bust starring Anne Curtis,  and the animated film Hotel Transylvania 3.

If you love e-books or audio-books, check out our digital collection at www.allencountylibary.com and click on digital books.  We have thousands of new e-books and audio-books available for FREE with your library card.  Download the free Overdrive App or the Libby App and start reading today. WHY buy these products from internet stores when you can download them for free with your Allen County Public library card?

To access our digital resources or to borrow movies or music from the library, simply get a library card.  Library cards are free. Just provide us 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 24, 2018 2018-10-25T17:27:31+00:00

Library News for October 17, 2018

Our weekly programs for children include: Baby Time on Wednesdays at 2:00 pm. Toddler Time is on Thursdays at 10:00 am, Stories & More for pre-school children meet on Tuesdays at 10:00 am, and enrichment programs for homeschool youth meet on Tuesdays at 1:00 pm. We hope you’ll make visiting the library a part of your child’s weekly routine.

If you want to learn how to knit to crochet, Loose Ends will teach you. Stop by the library on Tuesdays at 3:30.  First time crafters will be supplied with a crochet hook, or knitting needles and yarn to start.

On Saturday, October 20, at 11:00 am,school-age kids are invited to Lego my library. Ms. Abby will have a fun build challenge ready for the builders.

On  Thursday, October 18 at 5:00 pm, teens will make Zombie Brain Slime.  Call 270-237-3861 to register for this free program as space is limited.

The Trick-or-Treat parade is scheduled for Friday, October 26 at 10:00 am.  Kids will visit the downtown merchants dressed in Halloween costumes.  Children must be accompanied by an adult caretaker to participate in the parade. We’ll gather in front of the library at 9:55 for a picture, so don’t be late.

New books for children this week include: At Home in the Barn by Jerry Pinkney, Batman Says Thank You by May Nakamura, Chinchillas: My First Pet by Vanessa Black, The Atlas Oscura Explorer’s Guide for The World’s Most Adventurous Kid by Kylan Thuras and Rosemary Mosco, Pete the Cat’s 12 Groovy Days of Christmas by Kimberly and James Dean, Disney f-Minute Classic Stories by Disney Press, There’s a Hole in My Garden by James Stewart, and Aunti Loves You! by Helen Foster James.

Older children will enjoy: The Assination of Brangwain Spurge by M.T. Anderson and Eugene Yelchin, Mac B. Kid Spy: Mac Undercover by Mac Barnett, Sweep: The Story of a Girl and Her Monster by Jonathan Auxier, Zor & Me: The Cursed Ground by T.R. Simon, Big Foot and Little Foot: The Monster Detector by Ellen Potter, The Tale of Despereaux by Kate DiCamillo, Annie Sullivan and the Trials of Helen Keller by Joseph Lambert, Explorer Academy Academy: The Nebula Secret by Trudi Truit, Howard and the Mummy: Howard Carter and the Search for King Tut’s Tomb by Tracey Fern, Captain Underpants and the Attack of the Talking Toilets by Dav Pilkey,

New books on the Adult Fiction shelf include: Montana Dreams by Scottsville’s Kim Law,  Button Man by Andrew Gross, Ambush by James Patterson and James O. Born,  Street Freaks by Terry Brooks, An Absolutely Remarkable Thing by Hank Green, The Glass Ocean by Beatriz Williams, Lauren Willig and Karen White, November Road by Lou Berney, The Reluctant Warrior by May Connealy, Dead Man Running by Steve Hamlton, Holy ghost by John Sandford, ,

New books on the adult non-fiction shelf include: Rise: In Defense of Judeo-Christian Values and Freedom by Brigitte Gabriel, Cravings: Hungry for More by Chrissy Teigen, Guinness World Records 2019,Legends of Prop Wrestling by Tim Hornbaker, We Fed an Island: The True Story of Rebuilding Puerto Rico, One Meal at a Time by José Andrés with Richard Wolffe, An American Family: A Memoir of Hope and Sacrifice by Khizr Khan, The Fabulous Bouvier Sisters by Sam Kashner and Nancy Schoenberger,  Accessory to War by Neil DeGrasse Tyson and Avis Lang, Seriously Good Freezer Meals by Karrie Truman, and Dear America, Notes of an Undocumented Citizen by Jose Antonio Vargas.

If you love e-books or audio-books, check out our digital collection at www.allencountylibary.com and click on digital books.  We have thousands of new e-books and audio-books available for FREE with your library card.  Download the free Overdrive App or the Libby App and start reading today. WHY buy these products from internet stores when you can download them for free with your Allen County Public library card?

To access our digital resources or to borrow movies or music from the library, simply get a library card.  Library cards are free. Just provide us 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 17, 2018 2018-10-25T17:25:15+00:00

Library News for October 10, 2018

Our weekly programs for children include: Baby Time on Wednesdays at 2:00 pm. Toddler Time is on Thursdays at 10:00 am, Stories & More for pre-school children meet on Tuesdays at 10:00 am, and enrichment programs for homeschool youth meet on Tuesdays at 1:00 pm. We hope you’ll make visiting the library a part of your child’s weekly routine.

If you want to learn how to knit to crochet, Loose Ends will teach you. Stop by the library on Tuesdays at 3:30.  First time crafters will be supplied with a crochet hook, or knitting needles and yarn to start.

On  Thursday, October 18 at 5:00 pm, teens will make Zombie Brain Slime.  Call 270-237-3861 to register for these free programs as space is limited.

New books for children this week include: There’s a Hole in the Log on the Bottom of the Lake by Loren Long, Rock What Ya Got by Samantha Berger, Presto & Zesto In Limboland by Arthur Yorinks and Maurice Sendak, Take Your Octopus to School Day by Audrey Vernick, The Thank You Book by Mary Lyn Ray, Turning Pages: My Life Story by Sonia Sotomayor, The Reckless Queen by Alexis O’Neill and Laura Huliska-Beith,  and The Dam by David Almond

Older children will enjoy: Squirm by Carl Hiaasen, Lord of the Mountain by Ronald Kidd, The Vanderbeekers and the Hidden Garden by Karina Yan Glaser, Game Changer by Tommy Greenwald,The Storm Runner by J.C. Cervantes, Very Rich by Polly Horvath, Mascot by Anthony John, Brotherband: The Caldera by John Flanagan, Babymouse: Tales from the Locker by Miss Communication, Winnie’s Great War by LindsayMattick and Josh Greenhut, and Time Castaways: The Mona Lisa Key by Liesl Shurtliff.

New books on the adult fiction shelf include: Death in Shangri-La by Yigal Zur, Trapped by Irene Hannon, An Easy Death by Charlaine Harris, His New Amish Family by Patricia Davids, The Dead Ringer by M.C. Beaton, Blood Communion: A Tale of Prince Lestat by Anne Rice, The Kiss of Deception by Mary E. Pearson, The Perfect Couple by Elin Hilderbrand, A Spark of Light by Jodi Picoult, Harbor Secrets by Melody Carlson, Night After Night by Lauren Blakely, Her Forgiving Amish Heart by Rebecca Kertz, The Amish Suitor by Jo Ann Brown, and The Wedding Quilt Bride by Marta Perry.

New books on the adult non-fiction shelf include: Code Girls: The Untold Story of the American Women Code Breakers of World War II by Liza Mundy, Korvels’ Antiques & Collectibles Price Guide 2019 by Terry Kovel and Kim Kovel, In Pieces by Sally Field, Thyroid Heaing by Anthony William, Live Long and …What I Learned Along the Way by William Shatner with Davd Fisher, Leadership in Turbulent Times by Doris Kearns Goodwin.

New movies this week include: Siberia starring Keanu Reeves, Adrift starring Shailene Woodley and Sam Claflin, Fahrenheit 451 starring Michael B. Jordan and Michael Shannon, Damsel starring Mia Wasikowska, Woman Walks Ahead starring Jessica Chastain and Sam Rockwell,and  Sicasrio: Day of the Soldado starring Benicio Del Toro and Josh Brolin.

If you love e-books or audio-books, check out our digital collection at www.allencountylibary.com and click on digital books.  We have thousands of new e-books and audio-books available for FREE with your library card.  Download the free Overdrive App or the Libby App and start reading today. WHY buy these products from internet stores when you can download them for free with your Allen County Public library card?

To access our digital resources or to borrow movies or music from the library, simply get a library card.  Library cards are free. Just provide us 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 10, 2018 2018-10-25T17:24:09+00:00

Library News for October 3, 2018

Our weekly programs for children include: Baby Time on Wednesdays at 2:00 pm. Toddlers Time is on Thursdays at 10:00 am, Stories & More for pre-school children meet on Tuesdays at 10:00 am, and enrichment programs for homeschool youth meet on Tuesdays at 1:00 pm. We hope you’ll make visiting the library a part of your child’s weekly routine.

On Thursday, October 4 at 5:00 pm, teens are invited to learn how to create artwork using   Alcohol Ink.  Call 270-237-3861 to register for this free program as space is limited.

Adults are invited to a fall decorting class on Saturday, October 6 at 10:00. Participants will make a door hanger. Call 270-237-3861 to pre-register for this free class.

If you want to learn how to knit to crochet, Loose Ends will teach you. Stop by the library on Tuesdays at 3:30.  First time crafters will be supplied with a crochet hook, or knitting needles and yarn to start.

New books for children this week include: Bog Brother Peanut Butter by Terry Border, Pass Go and Collect $200: The Real Story of How Monopoly was Invented by Tanya Lee Stone, We Are Grateful: Otsaliheliga by Traci Sorell, Ancient Wonders, Then & Now by Stuart Hill, Dig, Dump, Roll by Sally Sutton, and Friends and Foes by Douglas Florian.

New books on the adult fiction shelf include: Death in Shangri-La by Yigal Zur, The Weight of Ink by Rachel Kadish, Ruff Justice by Laurie Berenson, Bellewether by Susanna Kearsley, Beautiful Exiles by Meg Waite Clayton, How to Keep a Secret by Sarah Morgan, All Grown Up by Jamie Attenberg, Wild Fire by Ann Cleeves, Portrait of A Sister by Laura Bradford, Girls’ Night by Liz Fenton and Lisa Steinke, The Art of Inheriting Secrets by Barbara O’Neal, Number One Chinese Restaurant by Lillian Lee, The Favorite Sister by Jessica Knoll, In the Vines by Shannon Kirk, The Boy at the Keyhole by Stephen Giles, The King’s Witch by Tracy Borman, The Fall of Gondolin by J.R. R. Tolkien, Lake Success by Gary Shteyngart, The Red Ledger Reborn by Meredith Wild, London Rules by Mick Herron, and Death at Whitewater Church by Andrea Carter.

New books on the adult non-fiction shelf include: Every Day is Extra by John Kerry, Death of a Nation by Dinesh D’Souza, Fly Girls by Keith O’Brien,  The Prison Letters of Nelson Mandela Edited by Sahm Venter, Ancient Landscapes of Western North America by Ronald C. Blakey and Wayne D. Ranney, The Briefing: Politics, The Press, and The President by Sean Spicer, Another Good Dog by Cara Su Achterbrg, She Has Her Mother’s Laugh: The Powers, Perversions, and Potential of Heredity by Carl Zimmer, and Unhinged: An Insider’s Account of the Trump White House by Omarosa Manigault Newman.

New movies this week include: Jurassic World : Fallen Kingdom starring Chris Pratt, The Row starring Lala Kent, God’s Not Dead: A Light In Darkness starring David A.R. White, The Seagull starring Annette Bening, Gotti starring John Travolta, Occupation starring Dan Ewing, Uncle Drew starring Kyrie Irving, Solo starring Andrew Ehrenreich, Silencer starring Johnny Messner, Puppet Master starring Thomas Lennon, Saving Faith starring Jenn Gotzon, and Show Dogs starring Will Arnett,  

If you love e-books or audio-books, check out our digital collection at www.allencountylibary.com and click on digital books.  We have thousands of new e-books and audio-books available for FREE with your library card.  Download the free Overdrive App or the Libby App and start reading today. WHY buy these products from internet stores when you can download them for free with your Allen County Public library card?

To access our digital resources or to borrow movies or music from the library, simply get a library card.  Library cards are free. Just provide us 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 3, 2018 2018-10-25T17:22:04+00:00

Library News for September 26, 2018

Our weekly programs for children include: Baby Time on Wednesdays at 2:00 pm. Toddlers Time is on Thursdays at 10:00 am, Stories & More for pre-school children meet on Tuesdays at 10:00 am, and enrichment programs for homeschool youth meet on Tuesdays at 1:00 pm. We hope you’ll make visiting the library a part of your child’s weekly routine.

If you want to learn how to knit to crochet, Loose Ends will teach you. Stop by the library on Tuesdays at 3:30.  First time crafters will be supplied with a crochet hook, or knitting needles and yarn to start.

We have special Fall Break programs. On Monday, at 1:00 pm, a conservation officer from the Department of Fish and Wildlife will be here to talk about…. On Tuesday, October 2 at 1:00 pm, kids can sign up for aquatic art.

New books for children this week include: The True Story of Giantess: The Story of Anna Swan by Anne Renaud, The Squirrels’ Busy Year by Martin Jenkins, Delivery Bear by Laura Gehl, Fright Show by Janet Lawler, The Bass Play the Bass and Other Homographs by Gene Barretta, Interrupting Chicken and the Elephant of Surprise by David Ezra Stein, Grow Up, David! by David Shannon, Night Job by Karen Hesse, Vivid Poems & Notes About Color by Julie Paschkis, and I am Neil Armstrong by Brad Meltzer.

Older children will enjoy: The 91-Story Treehouse by Andy Griffiths, The Dollar Kids by Jennifer Richard Jacobson, Don’t Eat Me by Colin Cotterill, Projekt 1065 by Alan Gratz, Dogman: Lord of the Fleas by Dav Pilkey, and Monster Mayhem by Christopher Eliopoulos.

New books on the adult fiction shelf include:  Two Sisters of Coyoacan by Robert Satow,

Between You & Me by Susan Wiggs, A Simple Singing by Leslie Gould, The Distance Home by Paula Saunders, The Path of Paganism by John Beckett, VOX by Christina Dalcher, A People’s History of the Vampire Uprising by Raymond A. Villareal, The Secrets Between Us by Thrity Umrigar, Rainy Day Friends by Jill Shalvis, Trust Me by Frank Phillippi Ryan, The Shakespeare Requirement by Julie Schumacher, Dawn’s Light by Terri Blackstock,  When the Light Goes Out by Mary Kubica, The Mermaid and Mrs. Hancock and Imogen Hermes Gowar, A Noise Downstairs by Linwood Barclay, Give Me Your Hand by Megan Abbott, The Incendiaries by R.O. Kwon, The Masterpiece by Fiona Davis, and Desolation Mountain by William Kent Krueger.

New books on the adult non-fiction shelf includes: Spying on Whales by Nick Pyenson, Resistance is Futile! How the Trump-Hating Left Lost Its Collective Mind by Ann Coulter, Estreme Conservation: Life at the Edges of the World by Joel Berger, Fishing Lessons: Artisanal Fisheries and the Future of our Oceans by Kevin M. Bailey,  King Con: The Bizarre Adventures of the Jazz Age’s Greatest Imposter by Paul Willetts, and No Better Friend, No Worse Enemy: The Life of General James Mattis by Jim Proser.

New movies this week include: Adrift starring Shailene Woodley and Sam Claflin, Distorted starring Christina Ricci and John Cusack, Ocean’s 8 starring Sandra Bullock and Cate Blanchett, Superfly starring Esai Morales, Urban Country starring Brighton Sharino and Loud Diamond Phillips, Paw Patrol: Mighty Pups, and Barbie Dolphine Magic.

If you love e-books or audio-books, check out our digital collection at www.allencountylibary.com and click on digital books.  We have thousands of new e-books and audio-books available for FREE with your library card.  Download the free Overdrive App or the Libby App and start reading today. WHY buy these products from internet stores when you can download them for free with your Allen County Public library card?

Library News for September 26, 2018 2018-10-25T17:21:03+00:00

Library News for September 19, 2018

Our weekly programs for children include: Baby Time on Wednesdays at 2:00 pm. Toddler Time is on Thursdays at 10:00 am, Stories & More for pre-school children meet on Tuesdays at 10:00 am, and enrichment programs for homeschool youth meet on Tuesdays at 1:00 pm. We hope you’ll make visiting the library a part of your child’s weekly routine.

If you want to learn how to knit to crochet, Loose Ends will teach you. Stop by the library on Tuesdays at 3:30.  First time crafters will be supplied with a crochet hook, or knitting needles and yarn to start.

On Thursday, September 20 at 5:00 pm, teens are invited to Minute to Win It. We’ll have a variety of one-minute challenges.  Register today by calling 270-237-3861. Candy prizes will be awarded to the winners.

On Saturday, September 22 at 11:00 am, the Scottsville Art Guild is offering a free Card Making Workshop.  The program is free but space is limited so please call 270-237-3861 to register today.

New books for children this week include: Shaking Things Up by Susan Hood, Lacey Walker, Nonstop Talker by Christiane Jones, Bark Park! by Trudy Krisher, A Werewolf Named Oliver James, by Nicholas John Frith, The Honeybee by Kirsten Hall, My Hair Is a Garden by Cozbi A. Cabrera, The Dinosaur Expert by Margaret McNamara, Super Manny Cleans Up! by Kelly DiPucchio, Adrian Simcox Does Not Have a Horse by Marcy Campbell and Corinna Luyken, What’s Your Favorite Bug by Eric Carle and Friends, Mae’s First Day of School by Kate Berube, and Ella & Monkey at Sea by Emilie Boon.

New books on the adult fiction shelf include: The Sparsholt Affair by Alan Hollinghurst, Ella: An Amish Retelling of Cinderella by Sarah Price, In Times Gone By by Tracie Peterson, A Christmas by The Sea by Melody Carlson, An Amish Family by Kathleen Fuller, As the Tide Comes In by Cindy Woodsmall, The First Love by Beverly Lewis, Day of the Dead by Nicci French, An Unwanted Guest by Shari Lapena, The Banker’s Wife by Cristina Alger,  Social Creatures by Tara Isabella Burton, Tear Me Apart by J.T. Ellison, A Gathering of Secrets by Linda Castillo, Chariot on the Mountain by Jack Ford, Little Sister by Isabel Ashdow, and Saving Miss Oliver’s by Stephen Davenport.

New books on the adult non-fiction shelf includes: Liars, Leakers, and Liberals: The Case Against the Anti-Trump Conspiracy by Judge Jeanine Pirro, FEAR: Trump in the White House by Bob Woodward, Inspector Oldfield and the Black Hand Society by William Oldfield and Victoria Bruce, Contempt: A Memoir of The Clinton Investigation by Ken Starr, and Jell-O Girls:  A Family History by Allie Rowbottom.

If you love e-books or audio-books, check out our digital collection at www.allencountylibary.com and click on digital books.  We have thousands of new e-books and audio-books available for FREE with your library card.  Download the free Overdrive App or the Libby App and start reading today. WHY buy these products from internet stores when you can download them for free with your Allen County Public library card?

To access our digital resources or to borrow movies or music from the library, simply get a library card.  Library cards are free. Just provide us 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 mee

Library News for September 19, 2018 2018-10-25T17:20:09+00:00

Library News for September 12, 2018

Our weekly programs for children include: Baby Time on Wednesdays at 2:00 pm. Toddlers Time is on Thursdays at 10:00 am, Stories & More for pre-school children meet on Tuesdays at 10:00 am, and enrichment programs for homeschool youth meet on Tuesdays at 1:00 pm. We hope you’ll make visiting the library a part of your child’s weekly routine.

If you want to learn how to knit or crochet, Loose Ends will teach you. Stop by the library on Tuesdays at 3:30.  First time crafters will be supplied with a crochet hook, or knitting needles and yarn.

On Thursday, September 20 at 5:00 pm, teens are invited to Minute to Win  It. We’ll have a variety of one-minute challengs.  Register today by calling 270-237-3861. Candy prizes will be awarded the winners.

This month, the teen book club is reading Incarceron by Catherine Fisher. Copies are available at the circulation desk.  The teen book club will meet on Thursday, September 27 at 5:00 pm to talk about it.  Snacks will be provided.

On Saturday, September 22 at 11:00 am, the Scottsville Art Guild is offering a free Cardmaking Workshop.  The program is free but space is limited so please call 270-237-3861 to register today.

New books for children this week include: Fox the Tiger by Corey R. Tabor, Chicken on Vacation by Adam Lehrhaupt, Duck and Hippo Give Thanks by Jonathan London, Skelly’s Halloween by David Martin, The Rough Patch by Brian Lies, Dear Substitute by Chris Raschka, Muddy: The Story of Blues Legend Muddy Waters by Michael Mahin, A Day with Yayah by Julie Flett,  Boats are Busy by Sara Gillingham, and A Piece of Home by Jeri Watts.

Older children will enjoy: Older Than Dirt: A Wild but True History of Earth by Don Brown & Dr. Mike Perfit, Once Upon a Slime by Andy Maxell, Running on Sunshine by Carolyn Cinami DeCristofano, Refuge by Alan Gratz, Ranger’s Apprentice: The Royal Ranger by John Flanagan, and Finding Langston by Lesa Cline-Ransome,

New large print books for adults include: The Plot is Murder by V.M. Burns, Dog Dish of Doom by E.J. Copperman, Tart of Darkness by Denise Swanson, Cherry Pies & Deadly Lies, by Darci Hannah, The Kerrigans: A Texas Dynasty by William W. Johnstone, 45 Caliber by Peter Brandvold, Bounty of Greed by Paul Colt, The Seasons of My Mother by Marcia Gay Harden, The Rock, the Road, and the Rabbi by Kathi Lee Gifford,   Tip of the Iceberg by Mark Adams, and A Future of Faith by Pope Francis with Dominique Wolton.

New books on the adult fiction shelf include:  Kudos by Rachel Cusk, Daughter of a Daughter of a Queen by Sarah Bird, Before I Let You Go by Kelly Rimmer, Imppostor’s Lure by Carla Neggers, The Mercy Seat byElizabeth H. Winthrop, The Emperor of Shoes by Spencer Wise, In Times Gone By by Tracie Peterson, Everything She Didn’t Say by Jane Kirkpatrick, Timeless by RA. Salvatore, A Christmas Prayer by Wanda Brunsteter, Loving Her Texas Protector by Mary Connealy, Robert B. Parker’s Colorblind by Reed Raffel Coleman, Shadow Tyrants by Clive Cussler, The Forbidden Door By Dean Koontz, and Juror #3 by James Patterson and Nancy Allen.

If you love e-books or audio-books, check out our digital collection at www.allencountylibary.com and click on digital books.  We have thousands of new e-books and audio-books available for FREE with your library card.  Download the free Overdrive App or the Libby App and start reading today. WHY buy these products from internet stores when you can download them for free with your Allen County Public library card?

To access our digital resources or to borrow movies or music from the library, simply get a library card.  Library cards are free. Just provide us 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 12, 2018 2018-09-07T09:43:43+00:00

Library News for September 5, 2018

Our weekly programs for children include: Baby Time on Wednesdays at 2:00 pm. Toddlers Time is on Thursdays at 10:00 am, Stories & More for pre-school children meet on Tuesdays at 10:00 am, and enrichment programs for homeschool youth meet on Tuesdays at 1:00 pm. We hope you’ll make visiting the library a part of your child’s weekly routine.

If you want to learn how to knit to crochet, Loose Ends will teach you. Stop by the library on Tuesdays at 3:30.  First time crafters will be supplied with a crochet hook, or knitting needles and yarn to start.

Teens are invited to the Perler Bead Club on Tuesday, September 6 at 5:00 pm.

Let us know if you want to join the Cook Book Club. This month’s Cook Book to review is Williams-Sonoma Vegetable of the Day: 365 Recipes for Every Day of the Year by Kate McMillan. Ask for a copy of this book at the circulation desk.  Participants are asked to try out recipes and share the results with the others.  Space is limited, so you must pre-register to attend. The Cook Book Club will meet on Thursday, September 13 at 5:00 pm.

New books for children this week include: Where Did You Come From, Baby Dear? by George MacDonald, Jasmine and the Star of Persia by Laura Bergen, Pete the Cat’s Groovy Bake Sale by James Dean, Stop, Go, Yea, No! by Mike Twohy, Tiny Little Rocket by Richard Collingridge, The Dress and the Girl by Camille Andros, Stegothesaurus by Bridget Heos, My Dog Laughs by Rachel Isadora, and Cat Wishes by Calistra Brill.

New books on the adult fiction shelf include: The Healing by Linda Byler, Her Fear by Shelley Shepard Gray, Leverage in Death by J.D. Robb, Dark Sentinel by Christine Feehan, Field of bones by J.A. Jance, Falling to Pieces by Vannetta Chapman, In His Father’s Footsteps by Danielle Steel, Escapade by Diana Palmer, Echoes in the Walls by V.C. Andrews, Safe and Sound by Fern Michaels, The First Love by Beverly Lewis, The Last Cruise by Kate Christensen, Walking Shadows by Faye Kellerman, Don’t Make Me Pull Over! By Richard Ratay.

New books on the adult non-fiction shelf includes: Small Animals: Parenthood in the Age of Fear by Kim Brooks, 60 Quick Knits for Beginners by Cascade Yarns, Edith’s War by Peter A. Witt, The Plot to Destroy Democracy by Malcom Nance,  North: Finding My Way While Running the Appalachian Trail by Scott Jurek, The Soul of America by John Meacham, Flags Across America by Dale Basking, Downsizing The Family Home by Marni Jameson, and Raising Kids to Thrive by Kenneth R. Ginsburg, Md, MS Ed, FAAP.

New movies this week include: Escape starring Sylvester Stallone and Arnold Schwarztenager, The Hurricane Heist starring Toby Kebbell, The Commuter starring Liam Neeson, Deadpool 2 starring Ryan Reynolds, Averngers: Infinity Wars starring Robert Downey Jr., The Griddle House starring Luke Perry and Charisma Carpenter and Amanda and the Fox starring Richar Karn and Elizabeth Foster.

If you love e-books or audio-books, check out our digital collection at www.allencountylibary.com and click on digital books.  We have thousands of new e-books and audio-books available for FREE with your library card.  Download the free Overdrive App or the Libby App and start reading today. WHY buy these products from internet stores when you can download them for free with your Allen County Public library card?

Library cards are free. Just provide us 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 5, 2018 2018-09-07T09:42:31+00:00

Library News for August 29, 2018

The library will be closed on Monday, September 3 for Labor Day. Stop in early to check out books, movies, and music for the holiday weekend.

In September our regular programming will resume.  It’s never too early to introduce your child to books. We offer Baby Time on Wednesdays at 2:00 pm. Toddlers are invited to Toddler Time is on Thursdays at 10:00 am. Story hour for pre-school children meets on Tuesdays at 10:00 am. Enrichment programs for Homeschool youth meet on Tuesdays at 1:00 pm. We hope you’ll make visiting the library a part of your child’s weekly routine.

If you want to learn how to knit to crochet, Loose Ends will teach you. Stop by the library on Tuesdays at 3:30 pm.  First time crafters will be supplied with a crochet hook, knitting needles, and yarn to start.

The Perler Bead Club for teens will meet on Tuesday, September 6 at 5:00 pm.

Let us know if you want to join the Cook Book Club. This month’s cook book to review is Williams-Sonoma Vegetable of the Day: 365 Recipes for Every Day of the Year by Kate McMillan. Ask for a copy of this book at the circulation desk.  Participants are asked to try out recipes and share the results with the others. Space is limited, so you must pre-register to attend.

New books for children this week include: Niblet & Ralph by Zachariah Ohora, David Goes to School by David Shannon, How to Be a Lion by Ed Vere, Walrus in the Bathtub by Deborah Underwood, The Pigeon Finds a Hot Dog! by Mo Willems,  I’m Sad  by Michael Ian Black, Light Waves by David A. Adler, This is How We Do It by Matt Lamothe, I Really Want to See You, Grandma by Taro Gomi, and Mae Among the Stars by Roda Ahmed.

New books on the adult fiction shelf include:  How to Be Famous by Caitlin Moran, Swift Vengeance  by T. Jefferson Parker, Sweet Little Lies by Caz Frear, Deckwater Secrets by Robin Caroll, Where the Crawdads Sing by Delia Owens, The Breakers by Marcia Muller,  As the Tide Comes In by Cindy Woodsmall & Erin Woodsmall, Pieces of Her by Karin Slaughter, Feared by Lisa Scottoline, Texas Free by Janet Dailey, John Woman by Walter Mosley, and Stygian by Sherrilyn Kenyon.

New books on the adult non-fiction shelf include: In His Image: 10 Ways God Calls Us ot Reflect His Character by Jen Wilkins, Trump’s America by Newt Gingrich, A Small Porch byWendell Berry, Dopesick: Dealers, Doctors, and The Drug Company That Addicted America by Beth Macy, Into the Storm: Two Ships, A Deadly Hurricane, and an Epic Battle for Survival by Tristram Korten, The List: A Week-By-Week Reckoning of Trump’s First Year by Amy Siskind, and Forty Minutes to Glory: Inside the Kentucky Wildcats’ 1978 Championship Season by Doug Brunk.

New movies include: Shock and Awe by Woody Harrelson, Transporter 3 starring Jason Statham, The Death of Superman starring Jerry O’Connell, The Miracle Season starring Helen Hunt, Avemgers: Infinity War and The Yellow Birds starring Tye Sheridan.

If you love e-books or audio-books, check out our digital collection at www.allencountylibary.com and click on digital books.  We have thousands of new e-books and audio-books available for FREE with your library card.  Download the free Overdrive App or the Libby App and start reading today. WHY buy these products from internet stores when you can download them for free with your Allen County Public library card?

To access our digital resources or to borrow movies or music from the library, simply get a library card.  Library cards are free. Just provide us 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 29, 2018 2018-09-07T09:37:49+00:00