June 21, 2018

What’s New

Directors’ Initiative
To honor the service of Kimber L. Fender, the long-time director of the Library (1999-2018), The Library Foundation has developed a new, focused initiative to support the Library.
Mindfulness Books for Kids
Our Librarians know that the right book can sometimes help to calm and soothe a child. See the list they’ve curated to help you and your child.
Epic Dramas for Summer
Our Librarians picked some of the best epic TV shows for you to watch during the long, lazy days of summer. Catch up now by placing your holds!
Bring Me Back
Place your hold on the print, eBook, or eAudiobook version of Bring Me Back by B.A. Paris!
Born Trump
Place your hold on the print, eBook, or eAudiobook version of Born Trump by Emily Jane Fox!
Implosion: Memoir of an Architect's Daugher
Elizabeth Garber's father, Woodie Garber, designed your Main Library in 1950. This discussion of her new memoir includes a slide show of some of that work.
Writer-in-Residence Workshop
A new Writer-in-Residence workshop happens Saturday, June 23 at the Main Library. Emma Carlson Berne will teach you everything you need to know about drafting a manuscript. Bring your questions!
ATLA June Used Book Sale
The biggest used book sale of the year for the East Side happens soon at Nagel Middle School. New this year: Raffles on Friday and Saturday!
Brain Camp Programs
The Library offers a variety of fun and educational Brain Camps during the summer to provide opportunities for students to explore STREAM and other topics through hands-on activities. Register now!
Summer Adventure
Read books and complete activities to win prizes and have more fun with the Library!
Summer Meals & Snacks at Your Library
Kids ages 18 years and younger can visit select Library locations June 4-Aug. 3 for meals, snacks, and fun.
Catalog Maintenance
The Library's catalog will be unavailable Tuesday, June 26 from approximately 1:30-5:30 a.m. while system maintenance is being performed.