Monthly Archives: April 2008

Online Resource of the Month

The Auto Repair Reference Center includes automotive repair information on over 31,660 vehicles going back to 1945. It covers imported and domestic vehicles, drawings, step-by-step photographs, wiring diagrams, technical bulletins and much more. All of the content has been created … Continue reading

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What’s New?

Just a few of the new items this month. For a more complete list visit our new book page. Or sign up for our New at cp newsletter. New Fiction   Archer, Jeffrey           A Prisoner of Birth                      Lavender, Will Obedience … Continue reading

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Did You Know…?

There are more public libraries in the US than McDonald’s; a total of 16, 549 buildings including branches. Less fattening too! Reference Librarians in the US answer over 7.2 million questions weekly! Americans check out an average of more than … Continue reading

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Thursday Afternoon Chess

Anyone from teen to senior citizen is invited to come play chess on Thursday afternoons at 1:00 p.m. at the library. Beginners will receive instruction from seasoned players. Advanced players can challenge each other or teach newcomers. Location: Seminar Room

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Children’s Room Display Case

The staff in the Children’s Room is looking for a few good bugs!Do you have a bug collection that you would like to display in the Children’s Room during the 6 week summer reading program? This year’s theme is Catch … Continue reading

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Welcome, Marie!

Please welcome Marie Lyons to the Children’s Room as she begins her new position as Children’s Assistant.  She will be assisting with storytimes, programs, displays and many more tasks. It is with much enthusiasm that Ms. Chantal, Mrs. Haley, Mrs. … Continue reading

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Spring Storytime Schedule

Sleepytime Storytime  ~  Ages 3-6  ~  Mondays   Drop- in ~ No registration required     Mar. 24 – May 5 6:45 p.m. – 7:15 p.m. Afternoon Storytime  ~ Ages 3-6 ~ Wednesdays Drop- in ~ No registration required     Mar. 26 – May … Continue reading

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Open Art

This is a drop-in craft program for children ages 4-12.  The program will be held in the Children’s Program Room from 10:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m. on Tuesday, April  15th.   Children are invited to create one craft project during each Open Art … Continue reading

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Wanna Play?

Wednesday, April 16, 2008 6:00-8:30 PM     Community Room Grades 6-12 Dance Dance Revolution & Guitar Hero The first 60 players to return a signed permission slip will be eligible to play. Permission slips are located at the Reference Desk. These … Continue reading

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Babysitters’ Training Class

Monday, April 14, 2008 9:30 AM – 3:30 PM     Seminar Room Ages 11-15 Fee: $40 (includes handbook & first aid kit) Students will learn: * essential care-giving and decision-making skills * safety skills to prevent and respond to emergencies * … Continue reading

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