Happenings 12-30-2015

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Dec 30 Happenings at the Lewistown Public Library

Happy Retirement!
The Library would like to thank Youth Services Librarian Nancy Bostrom for her many years of story times, summer reading programs and introducing reading to Central Montana’s youth. Nancy will be retiring on December 31, 2015. The Library Board of Trustees and Staff wish Nancy all the best in her future endeavors!

Holiday Library Closures
We will close at noon on New Year’s Eve, December 31 and be closed January 1 for New Year’s Day. Library will be open on Saturday, January 2 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Regular hours resume Tuesday, January 5, 2016.

Friends of the Library Meeting
The Friends of the Library will meet at 12:00 p.m. on December 30 in the Upstairs Meeting Room of the Library.

Book Sale
The Friends of the Library will have their first book sale of the year on Saturday, January 2, 2016 at the Book Station from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

Board of Trustees
The Lewistown Public Library Board of Trustees will have their regular January meeting on Thursday, January 14, 2016 at 2:00 p.m. in the Upstairs Meeting Room of the Lewistown Public Library. The public is welcome.

Sampler of Titles New to the Library
New Adult Non-Fiction: “Humans of New York: Stories” by Brandon Stanton; “Sold Out” by Michelle Malkin; Andy and Don by Daniel de Vise; The Devil’s Chessboard by David Talbot; The ISIS Apocalypse by William McCants; Franklin’s Lost Ship by John Geiger and Alanna Mitchell;

New Non-Fiction DVDs: “The Pilgrims;” “Jamestown’s Dark Winter;” and
1913: Seeds of Conflict

New Young Adult: “Unforgiven” by Lauren Kate, and “Winter” by Marisa Meyer.

New JBR: “I Will Take a Nap” by Mo Willems, and “Polar Bears and the Arctic: Magic Tree House Fact Tracker” by Mary Pope Osborne

Additional titles may be viewed at http://www.lewistownlibrary.org.

Baby—Pre-school Story Time
Story Time for Babies & Toddlers, and Pre-school & Kindergarten-aged children. will resume Friday, January 15, 2016. Get ready for some fun crafts and stories with new Youth Services Librarian Dani Buehler.

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; Library Connect; 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.