North Channel Branch Book Club

Growing Up Amish  A Memoir by Ira Wagler"I grasped for tomorrow with its visions of splendor and a shining city.  I dreamed of adventures in strange and distant lands..." Ira Wagler's memoir "Growing Up Amish" lays out the story of a young man's struggle with his faith, his family and his heritage in an Old Order Amish community.  His journey to find his place in the world will take him, and the reader, to Canada, Indiana, Kansas and Montana.  This memoir will touch a nerve for those who have questioned the expectations of others and found themselves on a quest of t

Hey Diddle Diddle

It's time for another animated flannel board!  This week we are featuring a short animated version of the classic Mother Goose  nursery rhyme, Hey Diddle Diddle.

Hey, diddle, diddle,
The cat and the fiddle,
The cow jumped over the moon;
The little dog laughed
To see such sport,
And the dish ran away with the spoon.

 

Wii Game Day

Wii Game Console and ControllerCalling all Teens and Tweens! Calling all Teens and Tweens!  Assemble in the North Channel Branch Library meeting room, Wednesday, February 15, at 4 pm for Wii gaming and fun with friends.  Repeat, meet at 4 pm, Feb. 15, in the meeting room for gaming and fun.

Valentine's Day Card Craft

Kids, Valentine's Day is just around the corner.  Who will be your valentine?  Mom? Dad? Grandma or Grandpa?  Your best friend?  Or maybe even your favorite librarian!  Show them your appreciation and love with an original creation made by you!  We'll be making lovely Valentine's Day cards on Wednesday, February 8th starting at 4:30 pm.  Come join us!

Book Sale This Weekend

It's back!  After skipping last month, the Friends of the North Channel Library are holding their monthly book sale this weekend.  Come to our meeting room on Friday, February 3rd from 1 pm - 6 pm and Saturday, February 4th from 10 am to 5 pm and check out all of books just waiting to bought.  All proceeds from the sale directly benefit the North Channel Library and helps to fund things such as our Summer Reading Program and the purchase of additional materials.  We look forward to seeing you this weekend at the sale!