Wednesday, September 29, 2010
Thursday, September 23, 2010
The Heritage Society is making these works available to the public, as part of the 41st Annual Historic Home Tour. Each piece has been evaluated by Steve Hauk, of Hauk Fine Arts. And all proceeds will benefit the Library.
So come by, take a look, read the background information, and bid on your favorite piece!
The silent auction will continue through the final day of Chautauqua Days, October 3rd.
Tuesday, September 21, 2010
Twain, portrayed by Taelen Thomas, will take us back to banks of the Mississippi... and regale us with stories and a re-enactment of a scene from The Adventures of Tom Sawyer.
This performance is part of THE BIG READ, sponsored by the National Endowment of the Arts, in partnership with The Institute of Library and Museum Services. Locally, THE BIG READ is being administered by the Carmel Ideas Foundation.
In conjunction with the event, there is currently a selection of books by and about Twain for your enjoyment. Stop by and check out some Twain!
Tuesday, September 14, 2010
For 74 years, the Consumers Union has been testing products, challenging claims, and publishing the results for the benefit of us all.
We're not sure if the Library has subscribed to the magazine all those years, but it has been in our periodical collection as long as any staff person can remember. We keep 5 years on the index table, (across from the public access computer). And this month we've added something new: Consumer Reports on Health. Get expert, unbiased, fact-based, health information from a trusted source: Consumer Reports - at your Library.
Tuesday, September 7, 2010
The person was sure it was in PG. But we were unable to locate it. Then lo and behold, Michael Reynolds, (who happens to be on the Library's Advisory Board), discovered the sign at ....