Home Browse My Account
New Items:
New Young Adult Book:
Grandmaster by David Klass
[book cover]

Freshman Daniel Pratzer gets a chance to prove himself when the chess team invites him and his father to a weekend-long parent-child tournament. Daniel, thinking that his father is a novice, can't understand why his teammates want so badly for them to participate. (Read more...)

New Young Adult Non-fiction Book:
Doctor Who Character Encyclopedia by Jason Loborik
[book cover]

Meet all the most important characters from the entire history of Doctor Who, including every Doctor and companion. (Read more...)

New Picture Book:
Don't Push the Button by Bill Cotter
[book cover]

There's only one rule in Larry's book: don't push the button. (Read more...)

Teen Anime Club
[manga-style drawing of a boy] Join us the second Thursday of each month to watch anime, discuss manga and graphic novels, learn about Japanese culture, and more. (Read More.) Thu, Apr 10th, 6:30-8pm and Thu, May 8th, 6:30-8pm.
National Library Week
April 13-19 is National Library Week, a week-long celebration of the library and our patrons.
Bookmark Design Contest
Design a bookmark to help us celebrate National Library Week. (Read More.) Mon, Apr 14th.
Preschool Storytime
Join us Mondays at 6:30pm, Tuesdays at 10:30am, and Wednesdays at 10:30am for stories, songs, crafts, and lots of fun. (Read More.)
"Guess the Amount" Jar
A jar of candy will be located at the front desk all day. Patrons are invited to guess the number of candies in the jar. (Read More.) Tue, Apr 15th.
Blind Date with a Book
Help us celebrate National Library Week by going on a blind date... with a book. (Read More.) Wed, Apr 16th.
Digital Cameras for Beginners
Presented by Marcheta Gibson. (Read More.) Wed, Apr 16th, 6-8pm and Wed, Apr 23rd, 6-8pm.
Guess the Book
Help us celebrate National Library Week by playing our game of Guess the Book. (Read More.) Thu, Apr 17th.
Spring Chess Club for Grades 4-12
[ray-traced image of a chess board on a stone table] With the help of our chess master Mark Papenhausen and other club members, players can learn new strategies, face new opponents, and compete for the top rungs in our ongoing ladder tournament. (Read More.) Thu, Apr 17th, 6:30-8pm and Thu, May 15th, 6:30-8pm.
Letter to a Librarian
We'll provide the paper. You provide the words. (Read More.) Fri, Apr 18th.
Healthcare Marketplace Individual Sessions
Do you have questions or concerns about the new Healthcare Marketplace (a.k.a. Obamacare)? (Read More.)
Heartbleed (GPL Website Safe)
As you have probably read by now, a major security vulnerability was discovered earlier this week. Most of the websites in the world were vulnerable, and the bad guys have everyone's password.
(Read More.)
Photo Galleries Updated
The photos from the Fancy Nancy party and from the Teen Unvalentine's event are in the photo gallery now.
Patron Appreciation Day
We'll bring National Library Week to a close by giving back to you, our patrons. Cake and lemonade will be served across from the main desk to anyone who drops by. (Read More.) Sat, Apr 19th, 1-4pm.
Book Signing: April Boyer
Come meet April Boyer and discuss her self-published book, In His Shadow, about her faith and experiences surviving breast cancer. (Read More.)
Fifth Annual Poetry Contest
Submissions for the poetry contest will be accepted during National Library Week, April 14th-19th.
(Read More.) Mon, Apr 28th.
Book Discussion
(Read More.) Thu, May 1st at 6:30pm, Fri, Jun 6th at 6:30pm, Thu, Jul 3rd at 6:30pm, Thu, Aug 7th at 6:30pm, and Thu, Sep 4th at 6:30pm.
Splat the Cat Activity Time for K-2
(Read More.) Sat, May 3rd, 2-3:30pm.
Kids: Escape from Mr. Lemoncello's Library
Join us for a fun scavenger hunt based on the book by Chris Grabenstein. (Read More.) Sat, May 17th, 2-4pm.
Plein Aire Art Show
An art show on the library lawn is being planned by the Brush and Palette Club. (Read More.) Sat, Jun 28th.
Summer Reading Program Photo Galleries
We've started posting pictures from our summer programs in our photo galleries. (Read More.)
Policy Changes
Starting September 1st, 2013: (Read More.)
Follow our Teen Programs on Twitter
We've started a Twitter account for our teen programs. (Read More.)