Friday, April 29, 2011

Royal Wedding Fever

 Well, did you watch?! Wasn't her dress beautiful? I just love a good wedding...

If you have been bitten by the royal bug you may like these new books:

Kate - Describes the life of Kate Middleton, the girlfriend of Prince William of Great Britain, traces her family lineage from a mining village in Durham to the upper echelons of British society.

William and Kate : a royal love story - The story of the romance between Prince William and Kate Middleton as told by #1 "New York Times" author of "The Day Diana Died, " Christopher Andersen.

William and Harry - Drawing on her unique set of contacts Katie Nicholl recounts the royal brothers' extraordinary lives and reveals William and Harry's real characters as they become front line soldiers and modern princes. Over her eight years as a journalist, Katie has infiltrated the princes' inner circle, enabling her to break scoop after scoop in her column. But she has kept the true story for this revealing dual biography.

Wednesday, April 27, 2011

What's For Dinner?

We have dozens and dozens of popular cookbooks in our collection.

Some are brand new.

Some are tried and true. 

Yes! We have Martha, Rachel, Emeril, Bobby, Barefoot Contessa, Sandra Lee and many more...
Some you may already own, but there are more that I'll bet you don't.

We have cookbooks with recipes for quick meals, slow cooker meals and everything in between. There are books to help you whip up a feast for a hungry crowd, or this new book if you're cooking for one.

And here's a new book for those of you with a sweet tooth.

Have you ever borrowed a cookbook from the library? There are many reasons why you should!
  • Gives you a chance to look it over before purchasing it.
  • You may only want one or two recipes from it.
  • You buy cookbooks and just let them sit on your bookshelf taking up space.
  • You want to save a couple of bucks.

Tuesday, April 12, 2011

Spring Break Lego Day

Free family fun for spring break!
Lego Day
Wednesday, April 20
1:00 - 3:00 PM

Kids can build a masterpiece using Legos we provide. Build new creations or work with friends for the most amazing things you can make from your imagination. Snack provided.

There will be no storytime on Wednesday, April 20.

Tuesday, April 5, 2011

May We Suggest?

Did you enjoy the community read selection,  Three Cups of Tea, by Greg Mortenson and David Oliver Relin? Try some of these titles, which are on display in the library, including Stones Into Schools, also by Greg Mortenson.

Reminder:  There will be a book discussion in the community room on April 11 at 6:30 PM. All are welcome to attend.

Monday, April 4, 2011

April Books & Bites

What:  kids book club
When:  Tuesday, April 5 - after school
Who:  grades 4 - 6
Where:  Marion Community Room