Library News for August 23, 2017

The Scottsville Art Guild will offer a free acrylic art class for students ages 8 – 18 on Thursday August 31 at 4:00 pm. Students will be painting a flower.  All supplies will be provided, but you must pre-register to attend as space is limited.  Call 270-237-3861.

Story hour will start again in September.  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.

New books for children this week include: Sam in Winter by Edward van de Vendel, Barkus by Patricia Maclachlan, The Principal’s Underwear is Missing by Holly Kowitt, Mama Lion Wins the Race by Jon J. Muth, Robins: How They Grow Up by Eileen Christelow, Hooray for Birds! by Lucy Cousins, The Emperor’s Ostrich  by Julie Berry, Mrs. Smith’s Spy School for Girls by Beth McMullen, The Epic Fail of Arturo Zamora by Pablo Cartaya, Dork Diaries: Tales from the Not-So-Perfect Pet Sitter by Rachel Renée Russell, A Traitor Among the Boys by Phyllis Reynolds Naylor, Night Night, Train by Amy Parker, Five-Minute Bedtime Bible Stories retold by Amy Parker.

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

New audiobooks include: Watch Me Disappear by Janelle Brown, The Handmaid’s Tale by Margaret Atwood, The Identicals by Elin Hilderbrand, The Lying Game by Ruth Ware, The Lonely Hearts Hotel by Heather O’Neill, House of Spies by Daniel Silva, and The Break Down by B.A. Paris.

New books on the adult fiction shelf include:  The Bookshop at Water’s End by Patti Callahan Henry, The Café by the Sea by Jenny Colgan, The Captain’s Daughter by Meg Mitchell Moore, Gather the Daughters by Jennie Melamed, Where Light Falls by Allison and Owen Pataki, Beautiful Animals by Lawrence Osborne, The Fallen by Ace Atkins, The Light Keeper’s Daughter by Jean E. Pendziwol, The Reason You’re Alive by Matthew Quick, Hum If You Don’t Know the Words by Bianca Marais,  Monterey Bay by Lindsay Hatton, LoveMurder by Saul Black, Summer of Secrets by Charlotte Hubbard, The Homestead by Linda Byler, Treasuring Amber by Helen Hardt, All or Nothing at  All by Jennifer Probst, When the English Fall by David Williams, and My Cousin Rachel by Daphne Du Maurier,

New books on the adult non-fiction shelf include: Readig with Patrick  by Michelle Kuo, The Bright Hour by Nina Riggs, Find Your Whistle by Christopher Ullman, Bushcraft First Aid by Dave Canterbury & Jason A. Hunt, PhD, How Trump Won: The Inside Story of a Revolution by Joel B. Pollak and Larry Schweikart, Big Gal Yoga by Valerie Sagun, Jeff Godon: His Dream, Drive, & Destiny by Joe Garner, and Backyard Foraging by Ellen Zachos.

New movies include: Alien Covenant, starring Michael Fassbender and Rachel Waterson,  The Case for Christ, starring Mike Vogel, Disney’s Descendants 2, starring Sophia Carson, Venice, starring Bruce Willis and John Goodman, Hickok, starring Luke Hemsworth and Trace Adkins, How to Be a Latin Lover, starring Eugenio Derbez, and Spy in the Wild 2 by BBC Earth.

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.