This, year our community voted to read “Killers of the Flower Moon: The Osage Murders the the Birth of the FBI” by David Grann for this year’s One Read program. Over the last 17 years, several nonfiction titles have been selected, but this is the first time that a true crime story has been chosen. The community is given the summer to read the book in preparation for related programming, including an author talk, in September.
Between 1854 and 1929, over 250,000 orphans and unwanted children were taken out of New York City and given away at train stations across America. Did you or someone in your family ride the Orphan Train?
Take the internet with you when you’re on the go by checking out one of our new Wi-Fi hotspots. These mobile hotspots allow you to connect your Wi-Fi-enabled devices (e.g. laptop, smartphones, tablets) to the internet. Network access is available within the T-Mobile service area. View available hotspots and place one on hold in the catalog.
Daniel Boone Regional Library Director Melissa Carr will retire January 15, 2018. She’s been at the library for 46 years and has been the library director the last 21 years.