Check out the many best-seller authors with new books : Lee child, John Grisham, Dan Brown, Richard Paul Evans, Clive Cussler, Karen Kingsbury, Stephen King, David Baldacci and Michael Connelly. Great winter reads!
October's bright blue weather is here with some rain clouds appearing for good measure. Staff at the library are busy with pre-school story times and ordering some best sellers by authors such as Stuart Woods, Clive Cussler, Ken Follett, Anne Perry, Louise Penny and John Grisham.
Also coming up later this month are Halloween story times with costumes, crafts and treats. Stay tuned for details.
The new book "The Jersey Brothers" written by Sally Mott Freeman has been given resounding reviews by every reader who has checked it out. It is the powerfully evocative story of three brothers and their remarkable love, courage, and adventure during a decisive moment in World War II. Based on ten years of research from the home front to Japanese war camps this remarkable story will stay with you and endure.
Thurs. The Library is hosting the Iowa State Universtiy Insect Zoo July
A fun time was had at the kid's Halloween party on October 29th. Games, crafts and treat bags were enjoyed by all.
Moving right along to November finds the library holding a 2-day book sale featuring USBOURNE BOOKS with Joy Wehmas. The start date is Nov. 14th and continues all day on the 15th. Great buys and beautiful books will be displayed for holiday gift-giving. Save the date!
The library had a great turn out for the Dan Wardell and Jester Puppets. A total of almost 200 kids were in attendance and a good time was had by all! We are looking forward to the rest of the summer reading program which starts July 7 through the 28th. Crafts, story time and refreshments will be offered to all in attendance. So...On Your Mark, Get Set....READ!
Dan Wardell of IPTV fame will be bringing his reading road trip to the library on June 8th, Wednesday at 3:30 pm. Be sure & stop by and enjoy this energizing, fun program!.
The Library is looking forward to presenting some interesting spring programming in April. Every Tuesday afternoon at 2:00 there will something to look forward to. Our first program will feature author, Margaret Smolik, from Osage, Iowa. She has written a memoir entitiled," Like A Haystack: Life From My Perspective". She outlines her family's World War II experiences in Croatia and emigrating to the USA and their new lives in Iowa.
Come & meet a real, live local hero, a fireman, at the next story hour, June 30th! Also, check out the all Adair County reads at the Library
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