Your Thanksgiving get-together may seem manageable after watching this 1967 classic featuring Sidney Poitier and an unexpected dinner guest!Join us at Southwest Library on Sunday, Nov. 17 at 2 p.m., for a pre-holiday film screening.
Some young readers have always loved non-fiction--after all, nonfiction is the home of books about dinosaurs, space, paper airplane building and many other fascinating topics. On the other hand, those who love story-telling and narrative may have a preference for fiction. These days, though, all kinds of young readers are likely to encounter more nonfiction due to the adoption of the Common Core curriculum framework in many schools. Here are a variety of nonfiction titles for all ages and interests--and not one reads like a textbook!
Congratulations Phillip! He is one of the winners of Beats by Dre headphones.Phillip was able to win these headphones by participating in summer reading.Would you like to get in on the action? Join us next year for summer reading and you too could win a fabulous prize!
You are cordially invited to attend the Southwest Library's monthly book discussion. Just read a banned or challenged book (or two) of your choice, and come to talk and learn about intellectual freedom issues.