Google 4 Doodle

Google is having a contest called Doodle 4 Google, which invites those grades K-12 to submit their own doodles. Up to 250 finalists (50 from each state) will be selected and from those 5 National Finalists will be selected. Four of the National Finalist will be awarded a $5,000 scholarship …

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Origami Yoda Books & Other New Reads

For young readers the library just added the three books in the Origami Yoda series, by Tom Angleberger: The Strange Case of Origami Yoda Darth Paper Strikes Back The Secret of the Fortune Wookiee Each book focuses on a the exploits of the kids at McQuarrie Middle School, either gaining assistance from or fighting against …

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Summer Reading Program

The Summer Reading Program will kick off June 5th at the Ashland Public Library. Kids read to earn prizes and the ability to attend a pizza party. Teens read and write book reviews to enter a raffle for a $25 gift card and other prizes. Adults read and write a book review …

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New Books in May

We added quite a few new books this month, especially children’s Golden Sower winners and nominees. Click here to view all the new additions for all ages.

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Children & Teen Books Moved

If you enter the library and notice empty shelving and things seem different on the youth side of the library it is because we have made some changes. The first big change was to create a separate section for the books targeted to youths ages 13 to 18. Many libraries have a separate teen or young …

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