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.

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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.