Category Archives: News

Children’s Book Club celebrates a great year.

Miss Stacey and her Children’s Book Club marked their last meeting of the year by sharing and recommending books  to each other, eating ice cream and playing Tsuro!

Be sure to keep informed of all the upcoming Summer Reading events starting in June and consider having your child join the Children’s or Tween Books Clubs this fall.

 

Book and Bake Sale

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

So many great books are pouring in through donations.  This giant book sale opens June 3 at 10:00 am and continues throughout the week.

Hardcovers / DVDs / Audiobooks $1.00

Paperbacks 50 cents

SHOP LOCAL – Friends Bags and Mugs for sale!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Purchase a gorgeous and sturdy canvas bag for ONLY $10!!  Do your kids need a sling bag for Field Trips?  These red ones are only $5 and have an extra zip pocket and adapter hole for headphones.  Proudly drink your morning coffee in our $2 mugs, knowing that you are supporting your local library!

We need some FRIENDS !

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Friends are always looking for new members to attend meetings and help decide on fundraising events how to spend funds.  Meetings are held once a month and all Friends members can vote.

Volunteer Positions: 

Chair – Prepares agenda and runs monthly meetings

Treasurer – Keeps accounts, writes checks, files IRS paperwork

Recording Secretary – Records meeting minutes

Corresponding Secretary – Maintains membership records, prepares newsletter

Director/Member at Large – Attend meetings to help make quorum.

Family Movie Night- Sing

Pick your own book!

Donate your books to the Book Sale!

We are accepting book and video donations for our Annual Book and Bake Sale!

*Please no VHS Tapes, magazines, encyclopedias or text books*

Nutrition Program

“Healthy Food Choices on a Budget”, offered by the Halifax Board of Health and presented by Claire Kennedy, MS, RD, LDN from Norwell VNA (NVNA) and Hospice takes a realistic look at healthy eating on a budge.    The presentation outlines smart, economical food choices and healthy substitutions.  Claire will clarify nutritional facts from fiction.  Questions and answers follow the presentation.

Tumblebooks! Free online Books and Games for kids!

Did you know?!

The Library offers a free link to Tumblebooks, an online source of  animated, talking picture books which teach kids the joy of reading in a format they’ll love.

TumbleBooks are created by taking existing picture books, adding animation, sound, music and narration to produce an electronic picture book which you can read, or have read to you. TBL also includes National Geographic videos and math and puzzle games.

Simply click on the   tumblebooksand your child is off on an adventure of learning and fun!

Consumer Reports Online

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In response to patron requests, the Library has just purchased an online subscription to Consumer Reports.

Simply click the icon on the righthand side of our front page.  You will need to login in once with your library card.