Happenings – 12/18/2013

Gift Box Giveaway

Are you planning on giving a friend or loved one an eReader or tablet this holiday season?  Let the library help you wrap it up with a complimentary gift box!  Available Dec. 17-18 at the Library Front Desk, gift boxes include tissue paper, ribbon, gift tags, and instructions to help get started with the library’s free eBooks!  Quantities are limited!  First come, first served.  Limit one per person.  Visit our digital collection at any time: www.montanalibrary2go.org.

Library Closures

The library will be closed from noon Christmas Eve through Christmas Day and noon New Year’s Eve through January 1.  Regular hours will resume December 26 and January 2.  Have a wonderful holiday season.

Sampler of Titles New to the Library

Children’s Fiction: “Pinch Hit” by Tim Green; “The Missing, Book 6: Risked” by Margaret Peterson Haddix; “Warriors, Dawn of the Clans, Book 2: Thunder Rising” by Erin Hunter; “Willow Falls, Book 4: Last Present” by Wendy Mass; and “Paper Boy” by Vince Vawter.

“Little Santa” by Jon Agee; “Cinders: a Chicken Cinderella” by Jan Brett; “Pete the Cat: Rocking in My School Shoes” by Eric Litwen; “Snowflakes Fall” by Patricia MacLachlan; and “Christmas Cookies: Bite-size Holiday Lessons” by Amy Krouse Rosenthal.

Additional titles may be viewed at http://lewistownlibrary.org by clicking on “Catalog” and “New Arrivals.”

Baby—Pre-school Story Time

Story Times for Babies & Toddlers, and Pre-school & Kindergarten-aged children will be held Friday, December 20 at 10:15 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. Babies and Toddlers meet with Nancy Bostrom in the upstairs meeting room.  The older children meet with Lora Poser-Brown in the downstairs youth area.  There will not be a story time December 27.

Library Services

24-hour Wireless access; Internet access to the Library Catalog, EBSCO periodical database, local Historical Photographic Archive, Montana Library 2 Go audio books and eBooks, HeritageQuest Online; Inter-Library Loan service with $3.00 postage fee, Library cards free to all Fergus County residents; Genealogy Research; free meeting room available to non-profit groups; Summer Reading Program for youth and adults, Notary Public service available by appointment.

Library hours are 9:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. Tuesday – Friday, and Saturday 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.  We are closed Sunday and Monday.  Contact us by phone at 406-538-5212, or e-mail library@lewistownlibrary.org.  Our card catalog may be viewed on our webpage: www.lewistownlibrary.org as well as our downloadable audio books, e-books, and Heritage Quest Online.