Finally, it’s warmer!!! Barbecues, Memorial Day celebrations and the end of school is just ahead … along with pollen, bee stings and poison ivy.As you take the good with the bad, check out some of these interesting holidays by going to the websites below to learn more information:May 1 – Keep Kids Alive – Drive 25 DayMay 1 – Mother Goose Day
Now that we’re at the end of April, we only have about two months until school is out. It’s amazing how time flies, isn’t it? Since we are approaching a time of endings, I wanted to review a book that’s all about endings but has a
Join us Saturday, May 5 at 2 p.m. for a fascinating program that could hold the keys to your inner peace.William Smith, a retired Army lieutenant colonel and a camp director for an international children’s meditation camp, will teach effective strategies for a simple but profound meditation technique that will help remove stress and worry.The program is free and open to the public.
Join the discussion of the Northeast Adult Book Club's selected title for April, The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society by Mary Ann Shaffer and Annie Barrows. The story describes London, England, as it is emerging from the shadow of World War II.
April showers bring May flowers…April showers bring May flowers… Repeat this 100 times a day, and you may get through this damp excuse for a month. But in the meantime, check out some of these interesting holidays by going to the websites below to learn more information:April 1 – Sorry Charlie DayApril 1 – Library Snapshot Day
Spring is here, and with it comes a fresh crop of children's books! We've been receiving lots of new titles in the mail lately, so be sure to check our new book shelf for the very latest. Here are just a few of the intriguing chapter books that have crossed our desk lately.
March is Women's History Month--a great time to introduce another of our American Library Association (ALA) awards, the Amelia Bloomer List. The list debuted in 2002, partially inspired by the 2000 publication of You Forgot Your Skirt, Amelia Bloomer!, a picture book biography that introduced young readers to Amelia Bloomer, the turn-of-the-century pioneer of less restrictive clothing for women.
With the mild winter we have had this year and warm weather promising summer just around the corner, the minds of many teens might be turning to thoughts of college. Others might be thinking about getting a job, or of joining the Armed Forces.