Friday, December 16, 2016
On what would be her 241st birthday, we remember the novelist whose works of romantic fiction gained her a place as one of the most widely read and best loved writers in English literature.
Thursday, December 15, 2016
The holiday season is upon us and if you're worried about not having enough gifts, we've put together some simple suggestions for the book-lover in your life.
Tuesday, December 13, 2016
Want to learn how to invest smarter? Looking for reliable, unbiased information?
Thursday, December 8, 2016
Denzel Washington recently reconnected with his childhood librarian on her 99th birthday while promoting his newest film, Fences.
Tuesday, December 6, 2016
Award season is right around the corner, and we’re not talking about the Oscars and the Golden Globes. We’re talking about the ALA Youth Media Awards!
Monday, December 5, 2016
December 5 is the 115th birthday of Walt Disney, who began entertaining generations through animation in the early 1920s.
Sunday, December 4, 2016
Got the travel bug? Explore our fascinating world with some exciting travel books that will take you on new adventures.
Thursday, December 1, 2016
Did you know you can use your computer, tablet, or mobile phone to stream animated, talking picture books at the click of a button? TumbleBooks teach kids the joy of reading in a format they'll love, and they’re available on the BCLS website.
Wednesday, November 16, 2016
Pay tribute to the rich ancestry and traditions of Native Americans.
Saturday, November 5, 2016
Remember, remember it's the fifth of November and for lovers of intrigue and plot, today's a good reason for all fans of treason to come see what the library's got!
Friday, October 28, 2016
The first line of a book is meant to grab your attention, draw you into the story, and keep those pages turning. Here are a few opening lines from teen books that do the job just right.
Wednesday, October 26, 2016
A step-by-step guide to making a papier-mâché pumpkin, a fun project for kids and adults alike. This glow-in-the-dark pumpkin will light the way for trick-or-treaters!
Thursday, October 20, 2016
Having a library card gives you access to over 60 online resources, including helpful databases that will immerse you in a new language.
Wednesday, October 19, 2016
For centuries, the jack-o’-lantern has been a staple of Halloween tradition. So how and why did the carving of pumpkins become associated with this spooky holiday?
Thursday, October 13, 2016
Crisp air, the smell of cinnamon, and the sight of apples and pumpkins are commonplace during the fall months. What better way to celebrate autumn than by checking out some of our cookbooks and magazines featuring fall recipes?