Library Blog

Ask the Organizer

Are you ready to organize before you spring clean?  Join us at our free home organization program & get advice from a professional organizer.  Julie Bestry, Certified Professional Organizer, will be here Sunday April 12th at 2 p.m. to answer all your organizational questions.  Come prepared with questions for her and you will be entered […]

Healthy Snack Choices

On March 8th @ 2 p.m. the adult program, Second Sundays, will be hosting Dynamic Dieticians for a day of healthy snacking!  Join us to learn about healthy snacking choices you can make every day.  We will have recipes available and a quick vegetable dip to enjoy during the program!  This event will be free […]

March Teen Activities

Here’s what we have happening in the Teen Zone this month. These activities are for ages 13-17 and (unless otherwise noted) will be held in the Teen Zone. Monday, March 2 4:30-5:30 - TAG. This month, we’ll be finishing up decorations for the TAG Valentine’s Party, discussing book club selections for post-summer book talks, and finalizing […]

Library Corner 2-15-2015

The Hot Pick for this week is Leo Tolstoy’s classic, War and Peace.  This book was chosen because it will soon become a mini-series on the BBC network.  Explore the world during the Napoleonic wars and the French Invasion of Russia with this novel that ferociously questions ideas of providence, fate, and free will. On […]

February Second Sunday @ 2

The Second Sunday @ 2 program will be celebrating African American History Month during the month of February.  It will feature local choirs, other community members and our very own Director, Andrew Hunt. The African American experience will come to life through inspirational melodies including traditional spirituals as well as contemporary music. This program will be at 2 p.m. in […]

February Teen Activities

Here’s what we have happening in the Teen Zone this month. These activities are for ages 13-17 and (unless otherwise noted) will be held in the Teen Zone. Monday, February 2 4:30-5:30 - TAG. This month, we’ll be finishing up decorations for the TAG Valentine’s Party, discussing book club selections for post-summer book talks, and finalizing […]

FOLA Book and Coffee Series

The Friends of the Library Association, FOLA, will host their Book and Coffee series Friday, January 16 at the Craigmiles-Johnston House History Branch Library at 10 a.m.  FOLA member Rich Jordan will review Bill O’Reilly’s Killing Series including Killing Jesus, Killing Lincoln, Killing Kennedy, and Killing Patton. This free event is open to the public and FOLA provides the […]

FASFA Assistance Available at Local High Schools

Questions about college expenses and applying for financial aid? Experts will be available to assist students and their guardians in completing the FASFA on the following dates: Please note that these events are not held at the library.  January 13, 3:00-6:00 PM at Walker Valley High School January 15, 3:00-6:00 PM Bradley Central High School January 22, […]

Library Corner 1-4-2015

To kick off the new year the Hot Pick for this week will help you simplify your life.  7: An Experimental Mutiny Against Excess by Jen Hatmaker follows Jen on a journey to focus on what is more important in life.  This book gives you tips that will help streamline your resolutions and maybe even […]

January Teen Activities

Here’s what we have happening in the Teen Zone this month. These activities are for ages 13-17 and (unless otherwise noted) will be held in the Teen Zone. The library will be closed Thursday, January 1 for New Year’s Day and Monday, January 19 in observance of Martin Luther King Day. Monday, January 5 4:30-5:30 - […]