Neighborhood Library

'The Boy Who Climbed into the Moon' by David Almond

Young Paul from the basement apartment has just let a strange idea fall out of his mouth. He thinks the moon might be a great big hole in the sky and not a moon at all.

'Relish: My Life in the Kitchen' by Lucy Knisley

Growing up is exciting, but sometimes cooking can be an even greater adventure.Lucy Knisley tenderly recounts her childhood and college years as the child of a chef and a foodie, a life filled with food and spices. Also included are some of her favorite recipes, presented in comic-book form as full-page instructional drawings.

'Looking at Lincoln' by Maira Kalman

Did you know that Abraham Lincoln was over seven feet tall when he wore his famous hat? Did you know he decided to become a lawyer after being kicked in the head by a horse?

Celebrate with Us - New Library Hours

Celebrate the New Sunday Hours at Palisades Library! Starting Oct. 6, the library will be open Sundays 1 p.m to 5 p.m.To kick off the first Sunday we will have:Story timeCraft programsA live animal program featuring Reptiles Alive!RefreshmentsGiveawaysFun for the entire family!

Pop-Up Project Sewing Lesson

Make a Tote Bag with Chris Cooper

Join us Saturday, Oct. 19 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. for a sewing lesson with Chris Cooper.

Global Lens Film Series

Join us Tuesday, Oct. 22 at 6:30 p.m. to view the film Student.A solitary philosophy student commits a calculated violent crime against the backdrop of Kazakhstan's growing inequality, institutional corruption and a ruthless ethic of eat-or-be-eaten. In Kazakh and Russian with English subtitlesKazakhstan, 2012, 90 minutesFor Adults 

'Goodbye for Now' by Laurie Frankel

What if you could stay in touch with the people you love, even after they've passed on?

'Just My Type' by Simon Garfield

What's your type? Do you go for the traditional, classic type -- the kind that looks like it just came from Ancient Greece and Mount Olympus?Or are you more of a new age person, attracted to the strong Germanic type?Maybe you go for the nerdy ones, the ones that look like a computer program.

Meditation for Health, Inner Wealth, and Well-Being

David Newcomb - Instructor

Join us Tuesdays, Oct. 1, 8, and 15, at 7 p.m. with instructor David Newcomb who has been meditating for over 36 years. Mr. Newcomb will demonstrate a simple, time-tested meditation technique and explore how it can positively impact both our professional and personal lives.

Celebrate Your Right To Read: Banned Book Week

"Banned Books Week is an annual event celebrating the freedom to read. Typically held during the last week of September, it highlights the value of free and open access to information.