Lamond-Riggs
Neighborhood Library

New to the Children's Room

With his powerful images, Kadir Nelson has illustrated another picture book biography introducing young readers to Nelson Mandela’s life and political leadership.

Take Your Child to the Library Day

There are many reasons to come to the library, especially in February. Did you know Feb. 2 is “Take Your Child to the Library Day"? Do drop in and join our 10:30 a.m. Groundhog Day Program, with a story and craft. Stay a while, and select a few titles to take home. Visit this February and peruse our new books, and check out a few. 

Keep Your New Year's Resolutions

Yoga at Lamond Riggs Library

Join us for a special introduction to yoga on Saturday, Jan. 12 at 12:30 p.m. Learn what yoga is and how it can help you!Classes will be held every Saturday. Wear comfortable clothing and bring your mat. If you don't have a mat, no worries! We will have extras for you to use.

Adult Book Club: 'Freshwater Road'

Follow Celeste Tyree to Pineyville, Miss., in Freedom Summer 1964 as she leaves the University of Michigan and her middle-class existence to embark on a journey that will change her life forever. 

Jobseekers Workshop

Tips For Writing A Successful KSA

If you are applying for a job in the federal or D.C. government, you will be required to complete a list of KSAs (Knowledge, Skills and Abilities).

Batman: The Killing Joke

I should start by saying that prior to reading this I was not a fan of DC Comics or Batman. I've always found Batman to be too simple to warrant the title of a superhero. I mean, let's be honest: He's really just a rich ninja with a lot of cool toys. But this book changed my mind on Batman and DC Comics.

Last-Minute Thanksgiving Recipes

The Thanksgiving holiday is just around the corner. Create a family tradition this year by introducing a new dish from one of these festive cookbooks, e-books or DVDs.

Tehran: The culture and custom

Exhibit of the culture and customs of Tehran

 

Adult Book Club

'The Giving Quilt' by Jennifer Chiaverini

It's the week after Thanksgiving, and a librarian, a teacher, a college student, a quilt shop clerk and others gather for a special winter session of "Quiltsgiving" at quilt camp at Elm Creek Manor. Quiltsgiving, set for the week after Thanksgiving, was created as a time to commence a season of generosity.

The Best Burger Books

There are a lot of ways to make a burger. One does not simply place beef onto bread and claim to have made a burger. A burger needs toppings and condiments and accessories.

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