Heyworth Public Library District

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Weekly Newsletter ~ August 29, 2012

So many books being released this fall!  Let us help you find something to enjoy, or to help you learn and grow.  We are looking forward to these and other books coming out this fall:

A Wanted Man: A Jack Reacher Novel by Lee Child

Release Date: September 11, 2012

Winter of the World: Book Two of the Century Trilogy by Ken Follett

Release Date: September 18, 2012

The Casual Vacancy by J.K. Rowling

Release Date: September 27, 2012

The Mark of Athena (Heroes of Olympus, Book 3) by Rick Riordan

Release Date: October 2, 2012

The Third Wheel (Diary of a Wimpy Kid, Book 7) by Jeff Kinney

Release Date: November 13, 2012

Upcoming programs:

Toddler Time  9/6 @ 6 pm – 6:20 pm, every Thursday in Sept/Oct/Nov. 

Storytime  9/6 @ 6:30 pm – 7 pm, every Thursday in Sept/Oct/Nov.

Pen & Ink Class  Presented by the McLean Co Arts Center: 9/20/12 @ 3:45–5:45 pm.

LEGO Time!  9/25 @ 3:20 pm; Fourth – Tuesdays of each Month. 

CHANGE of DATE FOR SEPTEMBER: Canine Reading Buddies Program  9/10; @ 6 pm, 6:20 pm, and 6:40 pm.  Will resume on Every 2nd Thursday of the month in October. Sign up today.

CHANGE OF DATE: Mother Daughter Book Club  9/18 @ 6:30 pm;; Who:  All girls 9- 13 with a female adult.  Stop by and pick up a book!

Monday Evening Book Club  9/24 @ 6:30 pm; The Fourth Monday of the Month; Join us as we read a wide selection of books and discuss what we liked and didn’t like.  Sept. 24: Divergent by Veronica Roth.  Stop by and reserve your copy.

Friday Afterschool Movies  Every Friday @ 3:20 pm.

The Society for Creative Destruction  9/1 @ 10 am; Every first Saturday.

Monthly Genealogy and Local History meeting

Wed., September 19 at 10 am.  All are welcome to help preserve Randolph Township history.  Come join us as we organize the historical records, collect materials, and begin an oral history project.  If you have local history or genealogical items to donate please see Alice or Beth. You can view the current title holdings on our website under the Local History and Genealogy link.

PARENTS!! Don’t forget to pick up your children’s summer reading prizes!! They have worked hard for these, and some of the prizes have deadlines to redeem them.  We will only be holding the prizes till August 31.

The Heyworth Library will be closed on Labor Day, 9.3.12

Winter Hours on Tues will begin 9/4:  1pm – 8pm.  All other days and hours remain the same.

New Material on shelves:

DVD Movie titles:

Battleship and Think Like a Man are available this week. Our NEW DVD movies can be loaned for three nights for $1.00. All others are available for 7 nights for $1.00. 

Adult: Black List by Brad Thor; Coming Home by Karen Kingsbury; The Empty Glass by J.I. Baker; Friends Forever by Danielle Steel; Judgment Call: A Brady Novel of Suspense by J. A. Jance; Where We Belong by Emily Giffin.

Young Adult: Dare Me by Megan Abbott; The Legend of Snow Wolf: Reincarnation by F. Lit Yu.

Children: A Perfect Time for Pandas by Mary Pope Osborn; Rocket Writes a Story by Tad Hills; A Friend for Noodles by Hans Wilhelm; Home Court by Amar’e Stoudemire; Technology: A Byte Sized World by Simon Basher; Nanny Piggins and the Wicked Plan by R.A. Spratt.


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