April 24th from 9 AM to 7:30 PM.
The sale will feature collectible quilt books as well as books for Mother's Day, Father's Day, graduation and weddings. Also included for sale: crafts and gardening books, cookbooks, mysteries, biographies, history, children's and general fiction. In other words almost every category! Most books are priced under $5 except for collectibles and those are priced well below market value.
Information about joining the Friends of the Library organization will be available.
The reading challenges for April are ready! Download a flyer or pick one up from the 2nd Floor.
Kids who read 6 books this month will win a mystery grab-bag, and be entered in a drawing for another prize at the end of the month!
The teen challenge is all about Poetry Month. Teens must read 5 books this month, and fill in the Mad Lib-style poem on the entry sheet. Turn in a reading challenge form with your poem and you could win Ten Great Mysteries by Edgar Allen Poe and a magnetic poetry kit.
It's April and that can only mean one thing. Quilt Week!
Stop by the Library to see all the beautiful quilts we have hanging around the building.
Join us on April 24 from 9a-7:30p for a Friends of the Library mini book sale, featuring tons of quilt and craft books. Stay for the Evenings Upstairs program at 7pm, "Quilt Art" presented by U of L's Pearlie Johnson (read more about it here).
Flu season is on its way out the door. Allergy season is coming on strong. Soon, summer will bring high heat, sunburns, bee stings, broken bones, and all the other risks of fun in the sun.
Be prepared with our health database, Consumer Health Complete. You can find information on nearly any health topic, all from reputable sources and peer-reviewed journals.
Click here to get started (you'll need your library card)
Fold3 is a great resource for anyone doing genealogy research about family members that served in any of our nation's past wars.
By accessing Fold3, you get convenient access to US military records, including the stories, photos, and personal documents of the men and women who served.
Reference USA is a collection of databases containing information about US Businesses, including all aspects of their product lines, management, industries, and more.
The service also provides white pages for the entire United States, as well as individual product and service interests for over 200 million Americans.