Maggie B's blog

Found Dog!

Today this sweet puppy followed our mail man to the staff enterence door. She's a golden brown lab mix who is very sweet, and wore a pink collar with blue detailing (and no tag!).

The Friend's of the Library shop is open for business!

Now we hope you have all seen, and gotten some reading materials from our Friend's of the Library book sale. And we know you've gotten a pair of head phones at our front desk. Did you know we have also been selling manilla folders, pens, and pencils?

And if that isn't exciting enough for you our friend's group has just started selling chips!

Any 7th 8th or 9th graders want to see Selma, FOR FREE?

There is a great national program that is giving a way tickets to see the movie Selma to interested 7th 8th and 9th graders. #SelmaForStudents has gotten a number of movie theaters around the country to give 7th 8th and 9th grade students free tickets to screenings of Selma if they show their student ids at the box office.

A Great Way to Find YA Horror Books!

Here at Aldine we get a lot of teens asking for our scary books, and while we will always help you find that book you're looking for, we thought we'd share this gem so you can find your next spooky book on your own as well. Something Wicked Comes of Age is a blog two Baltimore librarians maintain as a resource for awesome horror books for teens! When you first go to it you might think it's just like any other tumblr.

Aldine Teens! Check out these nerdy books!

While we always have displays that any book-nerd would love in our YA area, this time we have books for nerds! Whether you live for fan fiction, dream of hacking The Man, picture your life as Steam Punk, or just love collecting retro things: this book display has something for you!

So nerdy teens of Aldine gather at the Pac Man display and find the next book you're going to love!

Future Prep kicks off with a Resume Workshop!

Future prep is a series of programs designed to help teenagers think about life after High School. Whether they know exactly what they want to do and need help figuring out how to get there, or if they haven't given it much thought and want to explore a few different options, Future Prep programs will help Aldine teens get to where they want to go.

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