Category Archive: Adults

Apr 06

Spring Speaker Series – Bob Ferguson!!!

Come one, come all to Bob Ferguson’s  “AMERICA’S HISTORY, PEOPLE AND CULTURE ON                  POSTAGE STAMPS.”     Event is Tuesday, April 7, 2015,  7:00 pm at the Blair Public Library With the aid of a large-screen TV display of high-resolution stamp images, Ferguson chronicles the history of space exploration illustrated on stamps; exhibits stamps that honor …

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Mar 30

April Book Club Selection

This month, the Blair Public Library Book Club is reading the highly acclaimed first novel by Mark Haddon: The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time, by Mark Haddon Pick up a copy at the library if you’re interested!   Reviews can be found at http://libraries.ne.gov/blair/programming/book-club/

Feb 25

Snowy Day ? ZINIO to the rescue!

Running out of reading material?  Love to browse through magazines?   Access ZINIO from the library webpage and set up an account!   The library offers 50 magazines online – available only a few clicks away!   Click on the Zinio tab on the library web page, set up an account (a two step process) and check out …

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Feb 09

This Month’s Book Club Selection!

The Blair Public Library book club has selected the One Book One Nebraska 2015 read – Death Zones and Darling Spies: Seven Years of Vietnam War Reporting by Beverly Deepe Keever. Copies are available at the library — come check one out and join the group on Tuesday, February 27th at 7:00 pm to join in this 2015’s fabulous …

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Dec 23

Book Club

For those who are interested in the Blair Library Book Club — the book is here! This month’s book, The Echo Maker by Richard Powers is ready for pick up — just ask at the front desk. Happy reading during the holidays!

Dec 04

Tuesday December 9th – Something for Everyone!

Tuesday nights rock @ your library!   YES, Conversational Spanish night is on!  Come learn some Spanish!  YES, Tech Time will happen!  Need help with something techy and geeky?  We have two young men to help you out!  and YES – we have books, videos, audio books, magazines…..    but THIS TUESDAY ONLY, we have a workshop …

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Sep 22

Programming Is Back!

September is well on its way, and so is our fall programming!  Come learn Spanish, play with Legos, or listen to stories and do crafts!  Plan ahead to attend our special programs this fall.  Mark your calendars and save the dates! Story Times –  Monday and Thursday (all ages) at 10:30 am;   Wednesday (early readers, ages 0-3) …

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Apr 29

May Book Club Choice

The Library Book Club has chosen  CLEOPATRA: A LIFE  by Pulitzer Prize winning novelist Stacy Schiff as this month’s read. A synopsis from Amazon.com:  Her palace shimmered with onyx and gold but was richer still in political and sexual intrigue. Above all else, Cleopatra was a shrewd strategist and an ingenious negotiator. She was married …

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