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Wii Game Day

Wii Game

 The teens and tweens will be playing games on the Wii.  We’ll be hanging out in the North Channel Branch meeting room from 4:30 to 6 pm on Wednesday, May 6th. Come join in the fun.

North Channel Book Club

Empty Mansions by Bill Dedman A sixty year old estate for sale... A home never lived in... A reclusive heiress... Award-winning journalist Bill Dedman was intrigued and thus began his journey into the life of the reclusive and extremely wealthy Huguette Clark.

Teen Tech Week @NC

TeenTechWeek2015This week, March 8th – 14th, is Teen Tech Week 2015. This year’s theme is “Libraries are for Making!”  North Channel Branch will host two Teen Tech Week programs for teens and tweens.  

Teen Mission--International Space Station

Astronaut & Space Station  Did you know that the International Space Station completes an Earth orbit revolution every hour and a half?  Learn this and more by checking out our exhibit on the International Space Station, courtesy of NASA.  We will be hosting this exhibit until Thursday, October 30th. Teens will also have the chance to learn more about the

Gulf Coast Reads @NC

Remember Ben Clayton by Stephen HarriganFor Lamar Clayton, the statue of his son was a cry for redemption.

Early Voting @ Your Library

 

Vote

Early voting for the November 4, 2014 General and Special Elections will be open from October 20-31, 2014.

Where can I vote early?
"Any qualified voter may vote in person at the main early voting polling place or at any other designated early voting branch location during designated times." -- Harris Votes

Teen Read Week

Reading TeenTeens, join us for Teen Read Week at North Channel Branch from Monday, Oct. 13th, through Saturday, Oct. 18th.  We will host two programs that feature this year’s theme, “Turn Dreams into Reality @ Your Library.”  

North Channel Book Club

The Silver Linings Play Book by Matthew Quick  Freshly home from “the bad place,” Pat Peoples works out and strives to become more literate, ever hopeful that “apart time” will end and his estranged wife, Nikki, will return to him.

This Weekend -- Faithful Paws

Reading with a FriendAre you ready for a visit from our favorite furry friends-Faithful Paws? Then stop by North Channel and see Faithful Paws this Saturday, September 20th from 3 pm to 4 pm.   Faithful Paws is an organization that brings dogs who love to hear kids read to them!  Help build reading confidence and cuddle a new pal at the same time!  

North Channel Book CLub

The Invention of Wings by Sue Monk KiddThe relationship between girls isn’t always easy.  For Sarah and Hetty, the relationship is complex, to say the least.  It is 1803 in Charleston, South Carolina.  Sarah Grimké has just turned eleven and her mother is determined to give her a present.  The gift, though, happens to be a ten-year-old slave named Hetty (or Handful, if you ask

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