Staff Pick of the Week: The Glass Sentence by S.E. Grove

This week’s staff pick is the beginning of a new children’s/YA series full of adventure, male and female heroines, and the interesting and bizarre.  Our staffer found it refreshing, original, and highly recommends it.  Those who loved The Golden Compass, and fans of Garth Nix, Diana Wynne, Jones, and Tamora Pierce […]


Congratulations to our Children’s Department!

  For the second year in a row, our Children’s Department has won the Best Practices in Early Literacy Award!   Last year our Scribble Time program won the prize, this year our Reading Connection program won! We are extremely proud of our Children’s Department, and receiving this award two […]


Staff Pick of the Week: How’s Moving Castle by Diana Wynne Jones

  This week’s Staff Pick is Howl’s Moving Castle by Diana Wynne Jones.  This children’s/YA read is great for all ages and shows how you can make your own destiny even when you don’t mean to.  Funny and charming, you won’t want to put this down. Hayao Miyazaki even made an anime version […]


Robots, Cinderella, Puppets… What could be better?

    2:30-3:15 PM on Monday, August 4, come see our children’s librarians put on TECHNERELLA! If you like puppets, the story of Cinderella or robots… or all three, reserve your space today and come watch the fantastic new play, Technerella!  It’s a once in a lifetime opportunity your little […]