At the Library for October 10th, 2017

Updated 2017/10/08

 

A heart wrenching story about ancestral wrongs being visited on two children, award-winning Fernie author Angie Abdou’s ‘In Case I Go’ is available this week.

 

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 apples! Baby Laptime Thursday at 10 am.

Please note there is always a Wednesday evening Story Time at 6:30 pm for ages 3 to 9 and their caregivers. Perfect way to unwind.

The Friends of the Library Annual Book Sale will be held at a later date than usual, Nov. 22 to 26th in the Ktunaxa Gym.   Please consider donating your gently used books, CDs, DVDs, and audio books to the Friends of the Library.   Your beloved books can live a second life in the service of your Library.   Donations should be brought to the circulations desk in the Library.  For further information, call Marilyn at 250-489-6254.

If you are in need of reading material now, check out the Friends’ bookshelves situated next to the circulation desk.

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:

 

Profitable Podcasting – Stephen Woessner   (658.872)

Just move! A New Approach to Fitness After 50 – James P. Owen   (613.70446)

All We Leave Behind – Carol Off   (305.90691)

Overcoming Cancer – Gary Null   (616.994)

Eyewitness Travel: Estonia, Latvia & Lithuania  (914.79)

Fitness Junkie – Lucy Sykes   (fic)

Little Fires Everywhere – Celeste Ng   (fic)

The Boat Runner – Devin Murphy   (fic)

The Christmas Room – Catherine Anderson   (fic)

How to Find Love in a Bookshop – Veronica Henry   (fic)

In Case I Go – Angie Adbou   (fic)

Without Merit – Colleen Hoover   (fic)

Deadfall – Linda Fairstein   (mys)

Some Kind of Hero – Suzanne Brockmann   (mys)