Pearl Harbor History

Mr. AaronWe have all heard the FDR quote, "Yesterday, December 7, 1941—a date which will live in infamy—the United States of America was suddenly and deliberately attacked..." But how many folks are lucky enough to know a Pearl Harbor Veteran. Mr. Aaron Cook, library volunteer with over 700 hours of service to the Northwest Branch, is one of those honorable men of World War II.

Gingerbread Workshop

Gingerbread HouseCome and make a sweet treat in time for the holidays. We will be having two sessions of our ever popular Gingerbread Workshop. This program is for children ages 5-12. Come on Saturday, December 11th. Sessions will be at 2:00 & 3:00 PM. Tickets will be given out 30 minutes in advance of each session. First come, first gingerbread!

So Nice, We Did It Twice! Trivia Returns to Northwest Library!

Santa LibrarianLast month, the adults of Northwest participated in a library trivia game. We had such a great response, we were asked to host another one. This time is Christmas Trivia. The questions are tough, but we know our adults are very well read! Come on in and fill out the form. You will be entered into a drawing for a fabulous holiday gift basket! All entries must be submitted by December 15th to qualify for the drawing. Good luck!

Sweet Sounds of the Holidays with Ms. Tracy

Music LadyOn Saturday, December 4th at 3:00 PM, come and listen to the sweet piano music of Ms. Tracy, The Music Lady! Come before and join us for an international craft celebrating Germany. What better way to spend a Saturday than listening to all your favorite Christmas Classics. Enjoy quality family time at the library! Happy Holidays! 

 

This Day in History

Today in History

One of my favorite books as a child was an annual that highlighted Today in History. I remember looking up my birthday, my sisters' birthday, my parents' birthday, my best friend's birthday, my teacher's birthday, my dog's birthday. (Well... ya get the picture!). Now, this type of information is just at your fingertips! Check out some of these sites: