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3 Book Trails for You to Explore!

May 6, 2021

Dates: April 26 – May 10 Location: Mylan Park Elementary Directions: The book trail is located in the back of the school building in the outdoor learning area, adjacent to the parking lot. Book:”Flower Garden” by Eve Bunting and illustrated by Kathryn Hewitt.   Dates: May 1 – May 16 Location: Mason-Dixon Historical Park Directions: […]

Recommended Titles

May 6, 2021

Recommended Titles Compiled by Crystal Lang How Much of These Hills is Gold / C Pam Zhang (F ZHA) Newly orphaned children of immigrants, Lucy and Sam are suddenly alone in a land that refutes their existence. Fleeing the threats of their western mining town, they set off to bury their father in the only […]

Recommended Titles

May 6, 2021

Recommended Titles Compiled by Crystal Lang Maybe You Should Talk to Someone: A Therapist, HER Therapist, and Our Lives Revealed / Lori Gottlieb (B Gottlieb) With startling wisdom and humor, Gottlieb invites us into her world as both clinician and patient, examining the truths and fictions we tell ourselves and others as we teeter on […]

May Dial-a-Stories are Live!

May 4, 2021

May Dial-a-Stories are Live! Call 304-826-BOOK (2665). If you haven’t heard, we now have an always available phone number where you can listen to stories, jokes, and poems. No internet required — just a phone. What you’ll hear is recorded by staff and wonderful community members. Our menu of choices is varied so we’ve written […]

Women’s History Month Recommended Reads

March 11, 2021

Reference Supervisor at the Downtown Branch, Crystal, put together a Women’s History Month recommended reads list. All the books mentioned can be found on display on the 2nd floor! Recommended Reads: https://www.mympls.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/04/CrystalRecommendedReads.pdf