Library Corner

Library Corner

Toni Swink our Circulation Supervisor will be retiring at the end of this month.  She has been behind the Circulation Desk the past 22 years and has become a patron favorite.  There will be a Good-by Reception for Toni on September 26th from 2 until 4 p.m.  Please join us in wishing her a Happy Retirement.

The library is pleased to announce that beginning October 1 we will begin our subscription to Zinio.  Zinio is a database of digital magazines.  The library’s subscription has 48 magazines including such titles as: Martha Stewart Living, Food Network, Oprah’s O, Popular Science, Good Housekeeping, Readers Digest, Everyday with Rachel Ray, Newsweek. U. S. Week, National Geographic, Country Living and Esquire Magazine. You will be able to download the magazines from our website or from an App to your computer, notebook or smart phone.  Check out our website in October and begin viewing your favorite magazines free.

All ages are invited today to view “The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey” (PG-13) at 1:30 p.m. in the Community Room. This event is sponsored by the Teen Advisory Group.  Feel free to come in costume.  Popcorn will be served.

Family Reading Night will begin again this fall on September 23rd from 6:30 until 7:30 p.m. in the Community Room.  This is a wonderful way for the whole family to read together.  The first 10 people who come will receive a free book.

Movie Night @ the Library….Famous Sleuths will be showing “The Maltese Falcon” on September 24th at 7 p.m. in the Community Room.  Sam Spade is our sleuth this month.  Popcorn will be served.

There is a new Creative Writing Group for Tweens (9 to 14) forming called Scribblers.  They will meet September 26th and on the fourth Thursdays of the month at 4:30 p.m.  Any tween interested in writing and improving their skills should attend this group which will meet in the Children’s Activity Room.

The library will be closed September 29th for scheduled maintenance.