Heyworth Public Library District

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Weekly Newsletter ~ December 19, 2012

Thank you to the friends and family of Helen Robeson who have made memorial gifts in her honor at the Heyworth Public Library. It is through these gifts and memorials that we can offer services and materials that go beyond the ordinary.  For more information on gifts, memorials or bequests contact the director, Beth Porter, at 473-2313.

Stop by and see the Twelve Days of Christmas figurines on loan from Nancy Beveridge this holiday season.  They are on display in our memorial case.  We also have a collection of hand crafted greeting cards made by Kristy Zalucka in our entry way display area showcasing her creative talent.  We are always seeking collections, hobbies, artwork, and memorabilia to display in the library.  The talent and collections in our community continually amaze and delight visitors to the library.  Please let us know if you could provide a display in the new year!

If you follow the library on Facebook, you might already know of our Elf on the Shelf who has been playing in our displays and on our shelves this past week.  He has been named Dewey, and you can view him in the library each day or visit our FB page to see what he is up to.  Just remember if you touch Dewey the elf, he will lose his magic.  Stop by and visit our Elf on the Shelf and let him catch you reading this December!

Thank you to the Heyworth General Federated Women’s Club for their donation of the following books:  The 2548 Wittiest Things Anybody Ever Said by Robert Byrne, and Unlikely Friendships by Jennifer S. Holland.

Upcoming programs:

Stay tuned for more evening story times in the New Year.

LEGO Time!  1/22 @ 3:20pm; Every fourth Tuesday.

Couponing 101 1/22 @ 6:30pm; Bring your coupons to swap, learn about websites to help make the most of your shopping dollars, and learn how to become a secret shopper.

Canine Reading Buddies Program  Will BEGIN again in January!

The Scrapbooking Hour(s) 1/29 @ 5pm–8pm; Come and go as you need to, bring your own supplies/snacks, and meet with others who love to scrapbook.  We will meet EVERY last Tuesday of the Month.

Monday Evening Book Club  1/28 @ 6:30pm; Every fourth Monday; Join us as we read a wide selection of books and discuss what we liked and didn’t like.

Friday Afterschool Movies  Every Friday @ 3:20pm

The Society for Creative Destruction  1/5 @ 10am; Every first Saturday.

eBook INFO Night at Heyworth Public Library 1/7 (Mon.) @ 6:30pm; Would you like to learn how to use your eBook reader, tablet, or smartphone to access the library’s eBooks and audio books?  Join us for an overview of Overdrive.  Please sign up in the library so we know what devices you will be bringing.

New Material on shelves:

DVD Movie titles:

The Watch, Lawless, and Sparkle 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: Knock’em Dead Cover Letters by Martin Yate; Knock’em Dead: The A-Z of cutting-edge job search by Martin Yate;1001 Deductions & Tax Breaks 2013 by Barbara Weltman; The Single Woman’s Guide to Retirement by Jan Cullinane; The Dead Path by Stephen M. Irwin; Cat Telling Tales by Shirley Rousseau Murphy; Led Astray by Sandra Brown; The Old Gray Wolf by James D. Doss; The Last Scene Alive by Charlaine Harris; The sins of the Mother by Danielle Steel; Cold Glory by B. Kent Anderson

Young Adult: Burned (Pretty Little Liars) by Sara Shepard; Avatar, The Last Airbender, The Promise: part 3 by Gene Yang;

Children: Scaredy Squirrel at Night by Melanie Watt; Sick Day by David McPhail; Nighttime Ninja by Barbara DaCosta; Laugh Out Loud Baby by Tony Johnston; Gruffen, and Gauge by Chris D’Lacey; The Lego Builder’s Guide

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