Monthly Archives: December 2016

Happy New Year! Happy Reading!

There were many great books published in 2016! I am looking forward to the 2017 Youth Media Awards ceremony at the ALA Midwinter Meeting and Exhibition on Monday, Jan.23, in which the Newbery Medal Award and the Caldecott Medal Award … Continue reading

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Staff Recommendations for Gift Giving

“It’s not how much we give but how much love we put into giving.” ~Mother Teresa~ Are you still looking for the perfect gift to give to a child? The Children’s staff  have put some love and thought in our gift recommendations … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday Melvil Dewey! (and other interesting library tidbits)

“A library’s function is to give the public in the quickest and cheapest way: information, inspiration, and recreation. If a better way than the book can be found, we should use it.” ― Melvil Dewey Melvil Dewey who was born … Continue reading

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