June is Immigrant Heritage Month! Since June of 2014, Immigrant Heritage Month has given people across the United States an opportunity to annually explore their own heritage and celebrate the shared diversity that forms the unique story of America. We think it's a great time to read books and tell our own family stories! [Read More]
Offered in partnership with the International Owl Center Pick apart an owl pellet and see what owls have been eating! Each kit contains one real, heat-sterilized pellet from one of our owls, two dissection tools (toothpicks), one fact sheet and one bone chart. Spaces limited. Register early to ensure a spot. Pre-registration required use the … [Read More]
Are you watching Shadow and Bone on Netflix? Are you looking for YA fantasy books with similar vibes to Shadow and Bone to enjoy while you wait for Season 2? We've got you covered!
Happy June! Today we're highlighting the Stonewall Book Award Children’s & Young Adult Literature Winners and Nominees that you can find in our collection. The Stonewall Book Award is sponsored by the American Library Association's Rainbow Round Table. Learn more here: http://www.ala.org/rt/rrt/award/stonewall [Read More]
The Chosen and the Beautiful By Nghi Vo I received an ARC of The Chosen and the Beautiful from Macmillan-Tor/Forge in exchange for an honest review. Retelling and riffing on classic texts is, at best, playing with fire. Every once in a while someone like John Gardner comes along with Grendel or Madeline … [Read More]
We’re packing up for Yoga in the Park–our first in-person program of summer 2021! This outdoor movement session is open to kids and adults of all ages. We will have some kid-sized yoga mats available for borrowing during this program but if you have your own mat please feel free to bring it! See you …
Starting on June 1, curbside pickup and reserves will be merged into Grab-and-Go Reserves. Anything you place on reserve will be checked out to your account and placed on the Grab-and-Go Reserves shelf in the library's lobby. All you need to do is run in, grab the books with your name on them, leave the … [Read More]