Annual Report January 2021

Text only version available below image. Link to downloadable version of pdf below DPL-Annual-Report-2021.pd DPL Annual Report 2021 Annual  Report –   J a n u a r y   2 0 2 1   – LIBRARY UPDATES Staff changes: Succession planning and transition for Large Print coordinators; filled vacant Administrative Coordinator position. Building: Completed interior renovations including … [Read More]

Find-It Tuesday

It’s supposed to warm up later this week.  Don’t forget to check-out Bookwalk – Last Stop on Market Street!  This Book Walk co-sponsored by Decorah Community School District,  Decorah Parks and Recreation, and Decorah Public Library.   A BookWalk is a fun way to read while enjoying the outdoors. This month’s story is Last Stop on Market Street by Matt … [Read More]

“A Desolation Called Peace” by Arkady Martine

A Desolation Called Peace By Arkady Martine   I received an ARC of A Desolation Called Peace from Macmillan-Tor/Forge in exchange for an honest review.   When I finished reading A Desolation Called Peace, I thought of something Bilbo says in The Fellowship of the Ring: “I feel thin. Sort of stretched, like butter scraped … [Read More]

YA Friday

It's YA Friday and we're highlighting The Coretta Scott King Book Awards.  The Coretta Scott King Book Awards  are given annually to outstanding African American authors and illustrators of books for children and young adults that demonstrate an appreciation of African American culture and universal human values. The award commemorates the life and work of … [Read More]