What’s the Deal with Graphic Novels?

What’s the Deal with Graphic Novels?

Even when circulation was slow during the pandemic, there was always one area of the Young Adult section where books consistently checked out, and that was the graphic novel section. Graphic Novels are very popular with readers of all ages, and while some may not see...

Why Crafting Is Good For You

I’ll let you in on a secret…creating handmade crafts have the ability to make you relaxed and happy! If you have ever lost track of time while working with your hands then you have experienced a form of meditation.  Making handmade items is inconsistent with anxiety,...

Why I Love the Library

There is a library down the street from my parent’s house but we never went there because of the city zoning. In order to check out books, we would have to pay a yearly fee or go to the library in another town. My mom would take me to a used bookstore or to the thrift...

What is YA literature and who can read it?

Patrons sometimes wander into the Young Adult (YA) section of the library and ask, “What exactly is in this section?” Usually, after I answer, most patrons say they wish there had been a YA section of the library when they were growing up. While there may not have...

Visit The Library

If you would have asked me many years ago: “What is a library?” I would’ve answered:” A place to borrow books.”  Boy! Was I wrong!   There are many services, activities and classes offered to patrons and the community all throughout the year here at your public...