Join popular local author Laura McHugh to discuss this year's One Read book, "The Boys in the Boat." Laura's book, "The Weight of Blood" was published this year to great acclaim.
Enjoy stories, songs, fingerplays, flannelboards and big books just right for this age. Parental participation is a must. Kids up to age 2 1/2 (30 mos.) walking confidently on their own.
Tune in to KOPN 89.5 FM every weekday August 21-September 30 to hear the audiobook version of this year's One Read book and announcements on additional One Read programming.
On board, you'll find books, music CDs and DVDs for all ages. You can browse several thousand titles or pick up materials you've requested online or over the phone.
During these unstructured sessions, use library computers to apply for a job, write a résumé, set up an email account, get help navigating the Internet, study for a test with "Learning Express Library" or sharpen your computer skills with our excellent self-guided tutorials. Choose from Keyboarding, Mouse Tutorial, Basic Skills, Computer Basics, Files and Folders, Exploring the Web, Basic or Intermediate Word Processing, Spreadsheets and Presentations. For the tutorials, please bring headphones or purchase a set at the library.
This pre-sale is for members of the Friends of the Callaway County Public Library. Not a member? No problem, you can join at the door! Memberships are $5 for individuals or $10 for a family. Please do not bring barcode scanners to this portion of the sale. Each new and current Friends member receives a free book bag.
Come by the library and browse hundreds of used books. Hardbacks are $1 and paperbacks are only 50¢! Library book bags will also be on sale for $3.00. Each Friends member receives a free book bag. All proceeds benefit library programs and services. You can donate your gently-used books at the library anytime during regular business hours.
Unleash your three-dimensional creative genius using Lego bricks. Ages 5 and older.
The Friends hold sales in the library lobby every Wednesday noon-3 p.m. and every Saturday 9:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. All proceeds support library services.
Local horticulturalist Alan Helland will share tips and information on what you need to do to get your garden ready for winter, and what to consider when planning the next growing season.