Library News for April 18, 2018

On Thursday, April 19 at 5:00 pm, teens are invited to Edible Art. Participants will test their artistic abilities in creating masterpieces with various food items.  Prizes will be awarded to the artist of the most creative, most tempting, and most popular creations.  Registration is required for this free program.

We have a new Teen Book Club which will start on April 26 at 5:00 pm. Stop by the circulation desk to checkout a copy of this month’s read.  Each month, we will read and discuss a featured title. A light snack will be provided.

Loose Ends will teach you to knit or crochet. Crafters meet every Tuesday at 3:30. Supplies are provided for beginners.

Preschool children are invited to Story Hour on Tuesdays at 10:00 am. Homeschool Enrichment programs are offered on Tuesdays at 1:00, and Toddler Time is Thursdays at 10:00 am. Saturday at 1:00 pm we offer Crafternoon for all school age children. Don’t wear your best clothes for Crafternoon because we are sure to make a mess.We hope you make visiting the library a part of your child’s weekly routine.

New books for children this week include: Thumper and the Egg by Brooke Vitale, My Friend Lucky by David Pilgrim, The Worry Box by Suzanne Chiew, Daniel Will Pack A Snack by Tina Gallo, Super Cat Speed! By Cala Spinner, Pocahontas: An American Princess by Joyce Milton, You Go First by Erin Entrada Kelly, Hip, Hippo, Hooray for Fiona! by Jan Sherbin, Build It! Trains by Jennifer Kemmeter, Library on Wheels: Mery Lemist Titcomb and America’s First Bookmobile by Sharlee Glenn.

Older children will enjoy: Strange Star by Emmna Carroll, Battle Bugs: The Turtle Invasion by Jack Patton, The Night Diary by Veera Hiranandani, Stink: Hamlet and Cheese by Megan McDonald, Space Case by Stuart Gibbs, All Three Stooges by Erica S. Perl, Whatever After: Beauty Queen by Sarah Mylnowski, Frederik Sandwich and the Earthquake that Couldn’t Possibly Be by Kevin John Scott, and Watever After: Cold as Ice by Sarah Mlynowski.

New books for young adults include: The Traitor Prince by C.J. Redwine, Thunder Head by Neal Shusterman, Lucky In Love by Kasie West, Renegades by Marissa Meyer, Starfall  and Starflight by Melissa Landers, The Language of Thorns by Leigh Bardugo, Batman: Nightwalker by Marie Lu, By Your Side by Kasie West, The Continent by Keidra Drake, The Evaporation of Sofi Snow by Mary Weber, and Everlife by Gena Showalter.

New books on the adult fiction shelf include: The Man in the Crooked Hat by Harry Dolan, Beneath a Prairie Moon by Kim Vogel Sawyer, The Scorched Earth by William Gear, The Sixth Day by Catherine Coulter and J.T. Ellison, Grist Mill Road by Christopher J. Yates,  Twenty-One Days by Anne Perry,  The Accidental Guardian by Mary Connealy, The Lost Castle by Kristy Cambron, All the Beautiful Girls by Elizabeth Church, Shoot First by Stuart Woods, After Anna by Lisa Scottoline, The Cutting Edge by Jeffery Deaver

New books on the adult non-fiction shelf: Lady in Red: An Intimate Portrait of Nancy Reagan by Sheila Tate, To The Promised Land: Martin Luther King and the Fight for Economic Justice by Michael K. Honey, Where There’s Hope by Elizabeth Smart,  The Friend by Sigrid Nunez.

New movies include: The Greatest Showman starring Hugh Jackman, All The Money in the World starring Michelle Williams and Mark Wahlberg, Suicide Squad starring Christian Slater, Phantom Thread starring Daniel Day-Lewis, Father Figures starring Owen Wilson and Ed Helms, Dolphins: Spy in the Pod by BBC Earth and Tade: The Lost Explorer and the Secret of King Midas.

To access our digital resources or to borrow movies or music from the library, simply get a library card.  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.