Thursday April 22, 2021 is Earth Day! What can you do to help save our Earth? Here are a few books to get the conversation started.
@Your Library… Our Library is open! We continue to ask that you wear a mask. We are open on Saturdays from 9-11 a.m. Monday through Thursday until 6 p.m. and Friday until 4 p.m. We will still honor curbside deliveries.
This week is Money Smart week. Do your children receive an allowance? We have several books to help children save money and spend responsibly. We have many take home activities to help.
New Books added this week:
Adult Fiction: Double Jeopardy by Stuart Woods
Young Adult: Some other now by Sarah Everett
Junior Fiction: Crocodile Rescue by Melissa Christina Marquez
Junior Non-Fiction: Mornings with Monet by Barb Rosenstock
Do your children get an allowance? How do you teach young children about saving/spending money? We have a few books that can help get the conversation started.
Stop in and check out any of these books. We also have several handouts and fun activities. We have a copy of “One Grain of Rice” by Demi to give to each family, while supplies last.
Overdrive has done a major update to their Libby app. Here is summary of the changes:
- Bridges colors are displayed more prominently throughout the app.
- Catalog guides now appear on the home screen for quick discovery and access.
- New filters for what’s new, what’s popular, what’s available, and subject listings appear at the top of the home screen for easier browsing.
- The footer navigation is updated and a helpful tutorial guides returning users through the changes:
- Spyglass icon: Run a search
- Library card icon: Go to Library
- Libby menu: Manage card & get help
- Bookstack: Go to Shelf
- Clock: Open activity timeline
Be sure to check out the Bridges website to see all that is offered!
@Your Library… It’s National Library Week! Our Library is open, we are working towards “normal” after closing our doors one year ago March 16, 2020! We continue to ask that you wear a mask. We are open on Saturdays from 9-11 a.m. Monday through Thursday until 6 p.m. and Friday until 4 p.m. We will still honor curbside deliveries.
New Books added this week:
Adult Fiction: Win by Harlan Coben
Junior Fiction: Shoe Wars by Liz Pichon
Junior Non Fiction: John Deere, that’s who by Tracy Maurer
#BigLibraryRead begins today! Borrow the featured ebook ‘The Art of Taking It Easy’ by Dr. Brian King with no waitlists or holds from our digital collection. “From a psychologist and stand-up comedian comes a practical, yet laugh-out-loud guide to embracing humor to reduce stress and live a happier, fuller life.”
The grass is green and we are starting to think about our gardens! Stop in today and pick up your free packet of Donut Seeds! (April Fool!)
We do have books about gardening that you can check out anytime, no fooling! Here are a few:
What’s your favorite color in the crayon box? Our Summer Library Program theme is “Reading colors your world”. Watch for future posts on how we will incorporate colors into our programs.