At the Library for September 26, 2017

Updated 2017/09/25

 

 

Susanna Forest takes a look at the history of humans through the lens of our equine relationships in ‘The Age of the Horse.’

 

Stink discovers a blob of slime growing in his bedroom with the intent on taking over the world in Megan McDonald’s hilarious ‘Stink and the Attack of the Slime Mold.’

 

Preschool Story Time is this Wednesday at 11:00 am, 1:15 pm, & 6:30 pm, and Toddler Story Time is 10:00 and 11:00 am. Both will be all about getting dressed! Baby Laptime Thursday at 10 am.

Our online catalogue is currently getting an upgrade. This may cause a few hiccups with it, but they are only temporary. While it should be working (ha ha) please contact us if you are experiencing any trouble.

Those interested in apps for their phones may want to check out BookMyne: The Bookmyne mobile app provides access to the library catalogue on your mobile device. BookMyne allows you to search for items in our collection, log in and review your account information, place holds, and renew materials.

BookMyne is available for free in both the Google Play store and the Apple iTunes store. Once the app is downloaded and installed, your device will prompt you to allow it to use location services to search for the closest Bookmyne-compatible library.

FREE one-on-one tech training session for those of you who want to enhance your current computing skills. We cover many topics including Basic Tablet usage, Basic Computer usage, Windows 10 training, Window 8 + 8.1 training, Window 7 training, Microsoft Suit training, Library E book training, and much more. To register, please contact the Library at (250) 426-4063, or sign up at the front desk.

 

Our website with all kinds of great information and links can be found at:  www.cranbrookpubliclibrary.ca

 

The Cranbrook Public Library Endowment Fund gives people an opportunity to create a meaningful legacy, to build a strong foundation in the present for the future of the Library. For more information about how you can contribute, please phone us at 250-426-4063  Ext: 1001, or visit this link:

http://www.cranbrookpubliclibrary.ca/explore/about-us/support-the-library/endowment/

 

 

On display this month are the amazing oil, acrylic, and watercolour paintings by Bob Wardle.

 

 

ADULT NEWLY ACQUIRED ITEMS:

 

Silk Ribbon Embroidery Chinese Style – Yuan Weilin   (746.447)

The Only Language They Understand – Nathan Thrall   (956.9405)

The Coffee Lover’s Diet – Bob Arnot   (641.3373)

Overcoming Your Difficult Family – Eric Maisel   (158.24)

Geology of Nova Scotia –Martha Hickman Hild   (557.16)

Adventures in Starry Kitchen – Nguyen Tran   (641.595)

An Illustrated Brief History of China – Jian Wang   (951)

Electronics All-In-One for Dummies – Doug Lowe   (621.381)

Beautiful Beadweaving – Isabella Lam   (745.5942)

The Men’s Health Gym Bible – Mytatt Murphy   (613.70449)

Discover Great Britain – Belinda Dixon   (914.1)

Thyroid Connection – Amy Myers   (616.44)

Witch – Lisa Lister   (133.43)

Careful – Steve Casner   (613.6)

501 Unarmed Self-Defense Skills – Chris McNab   (613.66)

No One Cares About Crazy People – Ron Powers   (362.26)

The Age of the Horse – Susanna Forrest   (636.1009)

It Takes Two (Property Brothers) – Jonathan and Drew Scott   (bio)

Stalking Salmon & Wrestling Drunks – Peter L. Gordon   (bio)

Alien Quadrilogy   (Blu-ray) (DVD)

Anna and the King  (DVD)

Fifty Shades Darker   (Blu-ray) (DVD)

Bleed for This   (Blu-ray) (DVD)

A Man Called Ove   (DVD)

Brokenwood Mysteries: Series 2   (DVD)

Turks & Caicos   (DVD)

Salting the Battlefield   (DVD)

 

YOUNG ADULT & CHILDREN’S NEWLY ACQUIRED ITEMS:

Cold Summer – Gwen Cole   (ya fic)

Stink and the Attack of the Slime Mold – Megan McDonald   (j fic)

Rise of the Evening Star – Brandon Mull   (j fic)

The Snow Queen 2   (j DVD)