Celebrate National Library Week, April 13-19

NLW-bubble-web-400px_0“Lives Change @ Your Library” is the theme for 2014′s National Library Week.

One of the ways we’re celebrating is by gathering your reasons and stories of how the library has changed your life!

Stop by the Circulation Desk and fill out one of these comment bubbles which we’ll proudly put on display.

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Upcoming Event: Doug Coates, Author Event

pitching-for-successJoin us for a very special author event on Monday, April 14 at 7 pm in the Kirk Room. Doug Coates, author of  Pitching for Success: Character Lessons, The Joe Nuxhall Way, will discuss his new book in which he uses the example of Cincinnati Reds pitcher, Joe Nuxhall, to teach young readers how and why to be a good person.

Copies of the book will be available for purchase at the event for $16.95.

Pitching for Success was published by Orange Frazier Press and is part of our National Library Week celebration.

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Upcoming Event: CC Reads Follow-Up Dinner and a Movie

Join us Friday, April 11 at 6 pm for a special Clinton County Reads follow-up event. The Elephant in the Room, a critically acclaimed film starring Tim Harrison, from Outreach for Animals, will be shown in the Kirk Room. You are invited to bring your dinner and eat while watching the movie. Please use the Library Avenue entrance.

The Elephant in the Room exposes the controversial American subculture of raising wild predators as household pets. Rated PG.

Check out the trailer!

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Upcoming Event: Book Discussion Group

lizardkingBook Discussion Group will meet Wednesday, April 9 at 6:30 pm to discuss Lizard King: the True Crimes and Passions of the World’s Greatest Reptile Smugglers by Bryan Christy.

May 7′s book, The Eye of the Needle by Ken Follett will be distributed.

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Upcoming Event: Millennial Book Club

book_thiefMillennial Book Club will be meeting Tuesday, April 8 at 7 pm to discuss The Book Thief by Markus Zusak.

The Fault in our Stars by John Green will be distributed for the May 13 meeting.

If you are interested in joining the Millennial Book Club, please sign up here.

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