Shepherd Park (Juanita E. Thornton) Library

New Books

Two titles that could change your life

Job Seekers Corner

Qualities You Need to Get the Job You Want in 2013

 According to Shirell Hairston of, unpredictability is a hallmark in today's economy.

'Divergent' by Veronica Roth

Tired of love triangles dominating your dystopian YA novel? Then Veronica Roth’s Divergent is for you.

Adult Summer Reading Program

Groundbreaking Funeral and Burial Choices

Kasey Martin of Universal ll Mortuary Inc. will share with us her knowledge of funeral planning, cremation, green funerals and funeral insurance.

New Books

Fiction to keep you entertained this summer

Big Girl Panties: A Novel by Stephanie Evanovich The Last Word

6 Tips to Give Your Job Search a Boost

The Job Seekers Corner

Shirell Hairston of the employment guide shares with us six tips to give your job search a boost.Update your cover letter and resume. Include your most relevant experience and highlight your qualifications.

The Job Seekers Corner

Creating a stand-out resume

What Makes a Resume Stand Out?

Movie Review: 'Arbitrage'

 Richard Gere stars in Arbitrage as Robert Miller, a New York hedgefund magnate who appears to have it all: money, power, a loving wife, and a devoted daughter working by his side. 

You Can Be a Business Owner!

Resources to help you get started

Do you dream of owning your own business?Look no further -- you can realize your dream of business ownership with a visit to your local library. "The journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step." -Lao Tzu