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Library News for September; October calendar

Jennie Stephens Smith Library

Library News September 2017: The library has been busy since schools are in session again. There were 3900 visits to the library this month. There were new library cards issued for New Albany and Union County citizens.

The library has new books arriving for children and teens, as a result of grants that have been received. There are new nonfiction books being purchased because of grants, also. The Jennie Stephens Smith library has an excellent collection of books for children and teens. There is a collection of large print books and audio books available for patrons with vision problems, or audio books are available for those who prefer to hear a book, rather than read a book.

Patrons are encouraged to check our web site and browse our catalogue of books to see if we have what you are looking for. There are also 2 data bases of ebooks available through the web site. One Click Digital’s database has audio books as well as ebooks available. FReading database has best seller ebooks available. To access the ebook databases you will need to have a library card. The people at the library can help you get started with ebooks the first time.

Students, remember our library has the Magnolia database available for research. There is also free wifi if you do not have internet at home. To access the wifi there is no password; you will have to click on the box at the bottom of the page that you agree to the terms for using the wifi.

Please remember the library’s book nook. It is full of hardback and paperback books for adults, children, and teens. These books can be yours for a donation that helps the library to continue to purchase books.

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Calendar of events for the month of October 2017:

  • Oct.   3  Literacy Council       5:30 PM
  • Oct.   5  Government Records/Court Clerks      9 AM

Girl Scout Brownie Troop       6 PM

  • Oct.  10  Girl Scouts # 20281         5 PM
  • Oct.  17  Luncheon with Books Al PovallA Time Remembered, Ole Miss 1945-1970  11:30AM
  • Oct.  18  Locust Grove Christian Academy Preschool   9:30 AM

New Haven       10:30 AM

  • Oct.  19  LifeCore       9 AM

Girl Scouts Brownie Troop    6 PM

  • Oct.  20  Literacy Coaches     9 AM
  • Oct.  28 Girl Scouts 20281     11 AM


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