“Every Hero Has a Story” is the theme for summer reading this year. We will have story time for 3-6 year olds on Monday and Wednesday mornings in June. On Thursday afternoons in June, at 1:00, first through fourth graders are invited to come to an activity hour. Save the day, Tuesday, June 23 at 3:00, for a special program at the Community Center!! The program is for all ages, babies to grandmas!!
New books are The Time Between by Karen White, The Prayer Box by Lisa Wingate, The Job by Janet Evanovich, and The Girl on the Train by Paula Hawkins.
Book club is now reading The Girls from Ames by Jeffrey Zaslow. We will meet on Wednesday, April 22 to discuss it.
We will read Pope Joan by Donna Woolfolk Cross in March. Wednesday, March 25, at 4:00 we will meet to discuss it. We have 5 books and it is on 3 kindles for large print.
This month we are reading A Life With Dogs by Roger Welsch. We will discuss it on Febrary 25 at 4:00.
Hannah Coulter by Wendell Berry is our book for January. We will meet to discuss it on Wednesday, January 28 at 4:00.
New books are 41: A Portrait of My Father by George W. Bush, The Escape by David Baldacci, Matt and Mark by Emily March, Burn and Hope to Die by James Patterson, and Killing Patton by Bill O’Reilly.
The Elgin Public Library will be closed on December 24 and 25. We plan to re-open December 26 from 2:00-5:00.
When the weather gets bad (like last night), please call to see if we are open before you venture out.
New large print books that have been added to our collection are Zero Hour by Clive Cussler, Death Angel by Linda Fairstein, Ladies’ Night by Mary Kay Andrews, and Johnny Carson by Henry Bushkin.