Library News for March 7, 2018

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.

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

Join us on Wednesdays at 2:00 pm for chair yoga. Chair yoga is a gentle form of yoga that is practiced sitting on a chair, or standing, using a chair for support.

New books for children this week include: Poppy, Buttercup, Bluebell & Dandy by Fiona Woodcock, Floaty by John Himmelman, Spooky Museums by Joyce Markovics, Yellow Kayak by Nina Laden, The Perfect Pillow by Eric Pinder, Hello Door by Alastair Heim, Kat, Who Tamed the Wind by Liz Garton Scanlon & Lee White, Rabbit Moon by Jean Kim, A Spoon for Every Bite by Joe Hayes, Shake the Tree! by Minibombo,  Time Atlas  by Robert Hegarty, The Girl Who Thought In Pictures: The Story of Dr. Temple Grandin by Julia Finley Mosca, Elmore by Holly Hobbie, Cool Cat Versus Top Dog by Mike Yamada, Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Car by Kate Dopirak and Mary Peterson, and What Do You Do With a Chance? by Kobi Yamada.

Older children will enjoy: Zack and the Turkey Attack! by Phyllis Reynolds Naylor, The Heart and Mind of Frances Pauley by April Stevens, The Last Gargoyle by Paul Durham, Strongheart: Wonder Dog of the Silver Screen by Candace Fleming and Eric Rohmann, The Serpent’s Secret by Sayantani Dasgupta, and Keeper of the Lost Cities: Nightfall by Shannon Messenger, The Boggart Fights Back by Susan Cooper,  and The Winterhouse by Ben Guterson.

New books for young adults include: The Calculus of Chance by Jessie Hilb, Sisters by Raina Telgemeier, Drama by Raina Telgemeier and Cruel Heart by William Van Meter

New books on the adult fiction shelf include:  The Bomb Maker by Thomas Perry, The Bad Daughter by Joy Fielding, Raspberry Danish Murder by Joanne Fluke, One Last Breath by Nancy Bush,  An American Marriage by Tayari Jones, Perennials by Julie Cantrell, Shallow Grave by Karen Harper, Mabry’s Challenge by Ben Tyler, The Case of the Silver Republicans by John C. Horst, The Art of Breathing by Janie DeVos, His Risk by Shelley Shepard Gray,  As You Wish by Jude Deveraux, The Darling Dahlias and the Unlucky Clover by Susan Wittig Albert, Murder Simply Brewed by Vannetta Chapman, Happiness by Aminatta Forna, High Voltage by Karen Marie Moning, Promise by Minrose Gwin, The Bags of Tricks Affair by Bill Pronzini, The Third Victim by Phillip Margolin, If I Live by Terri Blackstock, and Burn Bright by Patricia Briggs.

New books on the adult non-fiction shelf: It’s OK That Your’e Not OK: Meeting Grief and Loss in a Culture That Doesn’t Understand by Megan Devine, All-American Murder: The Rise and Fall of Aaron Hernandez by James Patterson  & Alex Abramovich with Mike Harvkey, The Best of Us by Joyce Maynard, Jackie, Janet, & Lee by J. Randy Taraborrelli, Dare Not to Linger: The Presidential Years by Nelson Mandela and Mandla Langa, and Suriving Alzheimer’s: Practical Tips and Soul-Saving Wisdom for Caregivers by Paula Spencer Scott.

New movies include: Just Getting Started starring Morgan Freeman and Tommy Lee Jones, Hangman starring Al Pacino, Murder on the Orient Express starring Penelope Cruz, Judy Dench, and Johnny Depp, Daddy’s Home 2 starring Will Ferrell and Mel Gibson,  Disney-Pixar’s Coco, and Disney’s Lady and the Tramp Multi-Screen edition.

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.