July 23, 2014

90th Anniversary Open House – Hazeltine Public Library


90th Anniversary
Open House

Tuesday, June 24th
6:30 to 8:30 p.m.

You are cordially invited to attend the 90th Anniversary Open House of the Hazeltine Public Library.  This celebration is being held 90 years from the day that the library first served the public: June 24th, 1924.

The Goose Creek band will play throughout the evening, and historical speaker John Siggins will talk about the history of the library at 7 to 7:30 p.m. We hope to see you there!

New OverDrive Titles Purchased from June 4-11, 2014

Title Creator Format
Amelia Bedelia Tries Her Luck Parish, Herman Audiobook
Between Heaven and Texas: Cobbled Quilt Series, Book 6 Bostwick, Marie eBook
Budding Ballerina O’Connor, Jane Audiobook
Death March: Dragonlance: The Stonetellers Series, Volume 2 Rabe, Jean eBook
Goblin Nation: Dragonlance: The Stonetellers Series, Volume 3 Rabe, Jean eBook
Hot Blooded: New Orleans Series, Book 1 Jackson, Lisa eBook
Just My Luck! O’Connor, Jane Audiobook
Mary Poppins: Mary Poppins Series, Book 1 (unabridged) Travers, P. L. Audiobook
The Rebellion: Dragonlance: The Stonetellers Series, Volume 1 Rabe, Jean eBook
Running Scared Jackson, Lisa eBook
Second Son: A Jack Reacher Story Child, Lee eBook
Twice Kissed Jackson, Lisa eBook
Wanted Van Allsburg, Chris eBook
Written in My Own Heart’s Blood: Outlander Series, Book 8 Gabaldon, Diana eBook
An Act of Love Thayer, Nancy eBook
The Bridge of Sighs: A Novel Steinhauer, Olen eBook
The Burglar Who Studied Spinoza:Bernie Rhodenbarr Series, Book 4 Block, Lawrence eBook
Clouds of Witness: Lord Peter Wimsey Series, Book 2 Sayers, Dorothy L. eBook
Death at the Door: Death On Demand Series, Book 24 Hart, Carolyn eBook
The Directive: A Novel Quirk, Matthew eBook
Empire Girls Hayes, Suzanne eBook
An Expert in Murder: Josephine Tey Series, Book 1 Upson, Nicola eBook
The Good Thief’s Guide to Venice:Charlie Howard Series, Book 4 Ewan, Chris eBook
Goodnight June: A Novel Jio, Sarah eBook
Hyde Levine, Daniel eBook
The Last Boyfriend: Inn BoonsBoro Trilogy, Book 2 Roberts, Nora eBook
The Leftovers Perrotta, Tom eBook
Run for Your Life: Michael Bennett Series, Book 2 Patterson, James eBook
The Sins of the Wolf: William Monk Mystery Series, Book 5 Perry, Anne eBook
A Spy by Nature: Alec Milius Series, Book 1 Cumming, Charles eBook
Stay a Little Longer: The Tucker Family Series, Book 1 Garlock, Dorothy eBook
A Stranger in Mayfair: Charles Lenox Mystery Series, Book 4 Finch, Charles eBook
The Truth About the Harry Quebert Affair: A Novel Dicker, Joel eBook
The Year’s Best Science Fiction: Twenty-Ninth Annual Collection Dozois, Gardner eBook
The American Mission Palmer, Matthew Audiobook
A Breath of Snow and Ashes: Outlander Series, Book 6 Gabaldon, Diana eBook
Child of Mine Lewis, Beverly eBook
China Dolls: A Novel (unabridged) See, Lisa Audiobook
Delicious!: A Novel (unabridged) Reichl, Ruth Audiobook
Distortion: Moonlighter Series, Book 2 Blackstock, Terri eBook
Dreamweaver Trail: Eternity Springs Series, Book 8 March, Emily eBook
Drums of Autumn: Outlander Series, Book 4 Gabaldon, Diana eBook
The Fiery Cross: Outlander Series, Book 5 Gabaldon, Diana eBook
Fourth of July Creek: A Novel (unabridged) Henderson, Smith Audiobook
The Lincoln Myth: A Novel (unabridged) Berry, Steve Audiobook
The Midwife Petersheim, Jolina eBook
One Perfect Spring: A Novel Hannon, Irene eBook
Private L.A.: Private Series, Book 6 (unabridged) Patterson, James Audiobook
Rosemary Cottage: Hope Beach Series, Book 3 Coble, Colleen eBook
Seagrass Pier: Hope Beach Series, Book 2 Coble, Colleen eBook
The Space Between: An Outlander Novella Gabaldon, Diana eBook
Stress Test: Reflections on Financial Crises (unabridged) Geithner, Timothy F. Audiobook
Tidewater Inn: Hope Beach Series, Book 1 Coble, Colleen eBook
Top Secret Twenty-One: Stephanie Plum Series, Book 21 (unabridged) Evanovich, Janet Audiobook
Voyager: Outlander Series, Book 3 Gabaldon, Diana eBook
The Complete Works of George Eliot Eliot, George eBook
The Directive: Mike Ford Series, Book 2 (unabridged) Quirk, Matthew Audiobook
The Good Luck of Right Now Quick, Matthew Audiobook
Midnight Riot: Rivers of London Series, Book 1 Aaronovitch, Ben eBook
Code Name: Johnny Walker: The Extraordinary Story of the IraqiWho Risked Everything to Fight with the U.S. Navy SEALs Walker, Johnny eBook
Dangerous Creatures: Dangerous Creatures Series, Book 1 Garcia, Kami eBook
Fourth of July Creek Henderson, Smith eBook
Me Before You Moyes, Jojo eBook
Think Like a Freak:The Authors of Freakonomics Offer to Retrain Your Brain Levitt, Steven D. eBook
Warriors: Alexander Hawke Series, Book 8 Bell, Ted eBook
Broken Homes: Rivers of London Series, Book 4 Aaronovitch, Ben eBook
Deadly Décor Smith, Karen Rose eBook
The Farm Smith, Tom Rob eBook
Free to Fall Miller, Lauren eBook
The From-Aways: A Novel Hauser, CJ eBook
The Hollow Girl Coleman, Reed Farrel eBook
Kiss and Tell: Sisterhood Series, Book 23 Michaels, Fern eBook
The Marriage Pact Miller, Linda Lael eBook
Mrs. Hemingway: A Novel Wood, Naomi eBook
The Neighbor: Short Story Koontz, Dean eBook
The One: The Selection Series, Book 3 Cass, Kiera eBook

Library Manager Opening – Ripley Free Library

Ripley Free Library
64 W. Main St., Ripley, NY 14775

Library Manager

Ripley Free Library is looking for a part-time (30 hrs) library manager.

  • Must have computer knowledge of Microsoft Office, adept in social media venues.
  • Familiar with grant writing and can orchestrate fundraisers.
  • Ability to understand and comply within a limited budget.
  • Oversee children’s programs.
  • Attend workshops, webinars and meetings.
  • Provide entertaining and educational happenings for adults.
  • Able to lift up to 20 lbs. up and down stairs.
  • Must have at least an associate’s degree.
  • Applications now being accepted at the library. Please bring cover letter and resume.
  • ripleylibrary.blogspot.com

Big Library Read is back!



“Start reading the next book for OverDrive’s global eBook club, Big Library Read, today! Laurien Berenson’s A Pedigree to Die For is available to patrons of thousands of libraries around the world for the next two weeks at the same time without waitlists or holds.

We’re excited to introduce readers to Berenson’s first title in her Melanie Travis series. These cozy mysteries are perfect for lovers of thrillers and dogs alike! A Pedigree to Die For will keep you on the edge of your seat as you discover a world of intrigue, foul play and deceit. Be sure to join the conversation on our Big Library Read Discussion board to share your thoughts on the title with readers around the world, and don’t forget to use the hashtag #BigLibraryRead on Twitter to tell us what you think!

Next week we’ll share a recorded video interview with the author so you can learn where her inspiration comes from as she writes these wonderful *tails*! We’d like to thank Kensington Publishing and Laurien Berenson for making this Big Library Read possible, and we can’t wait for you to discover this wonderful title!”

New OverDrive Titles Purchased by James Prendergast Library – May 19, 2014

May 19, 2014 - Excel spreadsheet

Title Creator Reader PlayTime FormatClassification Series
A is for Alibi Sue Grafton Mary Peiffer 07:39:29 Audiobook Kinsey Millhone
American Heart Association Low-Fat, Low-Cholesterol Cookbook American Heart Association eBook
Birdmen Lawrence Goldstone eBook
Bittersweet Miranda Beverly-Whittemore eBook
Black Lake Johanna Lane eBook
Blink Malcolm Gladwell eBook
The Boys in the Boat Daniel James Brown eBook
Can’t Wait to Get to Heaven Fannie Flagg eBook
Cavendon Hall Barbara Taylor Bradford Anna Bentinck 13:12:07 Audiobook
Church of Mercy Pope Francis eBook
Clouds of Glory Michæl Korda eBook
The Corsican Caper Peter Mayle Erik Davies 04:30:19 Audiobook
Crossfire Trail Louis L’Amour Jason Culp 05:03:55 Audiobook
Defend and Betray Anne Perry eBook William Monk Mystery
Family Secrets Nancy Thayer eBook
A Fatal Grace Louise Penny Ralph Cosham 10:31:04 Audiobook Chief Inspector Armand Gamache
Finding Me Michelle Knight eBook
Firefly Lane Kristin Hannah eBook
The Fleet Street Murders Charles Finch eBook Charles Lenox Mystery
Frog Music Emma Donoghue Khristine Hvam 12:43:51 Audiobook
Ghost Ship Clive Cussler eBook NUMA Files
The Golden Egg Donna Leon David Rintoul 08:00:56 Audiobook Commissario Guido Brunetti Mystery
A Great Deliverance Elizabeth George eBook Inspector Lynley
The Hurricane Sisters CD Dorothea Benton Frank Robin Miles 10:26:30 Audiobook
The Inn at Rose Harbor Debbie Macomber Lorelei King 09:34:36 Audiobook Rose Harbor
Into the Wild Jon Krakauer eBook
James Madison Lynne Cheney eBook
Jeeves and the Wedding Bells Sebastian Faulks Julian Rhind-tutt 06:55:18 Audiobook
The Kill Switch James Rollins eBook
Kitchen Confidential Anthony Bourdain eBook
The Last Time I Saw You Elizabeth Berg eBook
The Lincoln Myth Steve Berry eBook Cotton Malone