If you enjoy the photography of Gordon Parks, you’re in for a treat. Parks was not only an award-winning photographer. He was also a poet, director, author and composer.
Check out our display on one of the most versatile artists of the 20th century. We’ve got his books, photography, poems, films and more!
Visit the new 4,300-square-foot library filled with thousands of books, DVDs, CDs and much more. Enjoy story times for children, spaces for teens, programs for adults and space for community meetings. Library users can take advantage of the computers, free WiFi and high speed
Internet. The Northwest One Library is co-located with a recreation center and the Walker Jones School.
Bummed that your favorite author hasn’t written anything new lately? Try NoveList’s read-alike to discover other authors who might fit the bill. Based on the author you like, NoveList will suggest other writers you might like. For example, if you like Janet Evanovich’s mystery series, NoveList will suggest Nancy Bartholomew and Sarah Strohmeyer.
Scholastic’s BookFlix encourages kids to read on their own. Video storybooks such as Bugs! Bugs! Bugs! offer music, animation/artwork and narration. Fiction titles are paired with nonfiction books. For example, Curious George Rides a Bike is paired with a book on monkeys. Dot the Fire Dog is paired with A Very Busy Firehouse. Some titles are available in Spanish. Algunos títulos están disponibles en español.