Thursday, August 21, 2014
Not to rush the last precious weeks of summer, but the fall book previews are starting to pop up. Here are ten biographies and memoirs we're looking forward to reading. We have them on order, so place your hold now!
Thursday, August 21, 2014
As September approaches, educators are preparing for the new school year. BCLS has compiled a list of resources for teachers to consult for back-to-school planning! Education World
Tuesday, August 19, 2014
This is the last week of our summer-long contest for kids and teens in grades 6-12! Make sure to get your stories in by Friday, August 22nd so you can enter to win an Amazon Gift Card worth $25!
Sunday, August 17, 2014
If you've been struggling through (or just plain avoiding) your school's assigned Summer Reading, don't despair. You can make the best of it by focusing on making choices, such as when and where you will read.
Friday, August 15, 2014
Are you a fan of Shark Week on the Discovery Channel? It's a full week of programming dedicated to those fearsome yet misunderstood creatures of the sea. If you missed it on TV, you can have your own Shark Week at home with these DVDs!
Tuesday, August 12, 2014
There is never a bad time to start playing chess or to get back into it again. The wheels of the world of chess are always spinning so there's always someone to play with, whether at a local chess club or online.
Monday, August 11, 2014
One hundred years ago, the world was in turmoil with the start of the first World War. Find out about this time period in history with this list of recently released items.