Go See Lisa See

When the Fairbanks Library Book Club was looking for something to read for Asian/Pacific-American Heritage Month in May of 2008, one of our staff members recommended “Snow Flower and the Secret Fan” by Lisa See.Snow Flower

Register for summer reading

Early registration for the Summer Reading Program starts today. You may begin logging your books on Friday, June 3.

 Click on one of the links below to get started. And don't forget to pick Fairbanks as your Primary Library!

Kids Summer Reading Kids: Dig Up a Good Book for children ages 0-12 years

Teens Summer Reading Teens: Going Global, Staying Connected for teens ages 12-18 years

Snakes @ Your Library

Summer is just around the corner and the start of the Summer Reading Program on Friday, June 03.  Here at Fairbanks Branch Library, we have many special programs scheduled for this summer and our first special program is Thursday, June 09, at 11:00AM in the Fairbanks Library meeting room.  This program is all about some of the non-poisonous snakes here in Texas.  You will have the opportunity to learn about these snakes as well as touch and hold them.  If snakes are your thing, then this program is for you!  So, "slither on in" on the 9th!

Summer vacation is almost here!

School is out next week and the summer reading program is about to begin. Don't forget that you can sign up early on May 31 and start logging your books. And keep an eye on our events calendar for upcoming summer programs!

I don't know about you but I LOVE reading books about vacation. Here are some titles for kids, teens, and adults that we have checked in at Fairbanks:

It's Vacation Time It's Vacation Time by Lerryn Korda

National Physical Fitness & Sports Month

Among other things, May is National Physical Fitness & Sports Month.  Your library has books and DVDs about fitness in Dewey number 613.7 and books and DVDs about sports in Dewey number 796.  So, you can get in shape with a fat-burning belly dance,
Belly dance