All ages are welcome to stop by the library on Wednesday, April 29 from 2:30 - 3:30 and make a "Homemade Joke Book" in celebration of Children's Book Week! Established in 1919, Children's Book Week is the longest-running national literacy initiative in the country and celebrates a child's natural love of reading. No need to register, just stop by the community room and be prepared to laugh. ( or groan! ) Questions? Call Mary Jasiak at 629-9085 Ext. 208 or click here and send an e-mail.
May Book Group
A young woman, while caring for an embittered
quadriplegic, finds her self asking: What do you do when making the person you love happy also means breaking your own heart? Me before You by Jojo Moyes will be discussed on Thursday, May 14th at 7:00 pm. Sue Parker-Carter will lead the discussion and serve a yummy dessert.
Enjoy Short Stories? Try these new titles:
-- A Blink of the Screen by Terry Pratchett
-- Trigger Warning by Neil Gaiman
-- There's Something I Want You to Do by Charles Baxter
Some of our newer non-fiction titles:
-- Do What You Are - Discover the Perfect Career for You through the Secrets of Personality Type by Paul D. Tieger, Barbara Barron and Kelly Tieger
-- The Opposite of Spoiled - Raising Kids Who are Grounded, Generous and Smart with Money by Ron Lieber
-- The Pathfinder - How to Choose or Change Your Career for a Lifetime of Satisfaction and Success by Nicholas Lore
New Art Exhibition at RCL
Local artist Vicki VanAmeyden is currently exhibiting her drawings, prints, and handmade artist books. Much of her work explores the use of birds in myth and metaphor. Be sure to read her Artist Statement to understand the complexity of her work. Her exhibit will be up through the end of April.
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