Coming to a theater near you

Charlotte Brontë's Jane Eyre is coming to the silver screen on Friday, March 25. The film re-make stars Mia Wasikowska (Alice in Wonderland [2010]) and Michael Fassbender (Inglourious Basterds).

Not familiar with the classic story? We have several copies on the shelf that you can check out. And while you're at it, be sure to snag a free movie poster in the lobby.

 Jane Eyre by Charlotte Brontë

In the Pink!

If your favorite color is Pink, then you will like our new display of children's picture books with stories that have some connection to the color Pink.  On your next visit to the library, please browse the "In the Pink" display and find a fun picture book to read and share.  Happy Reading!

Random Acts of Kindness week

 

Valentine's Day might be over but let's keep the fuzzy feelings going as we celebrate Random Acts of Kindness Week! Random Acts of Kindness Week began on Monday and runs through Sunday the 20th.

 

The Random Acts of Kindness Foundation invites everyone to take part in the Extreme Kindness Challenges. Today's challenge is to smile at 10 strangers. Your beautiful smile just might brighten someone else's day and inspire them to smile at others.

Celebrating Brian Jacques

Many readers of fantasy literature, young and old alike, will miss the joy of a new story by Brian Jacques.  In honor of his memory and the many wonderful books he wrote, the Fairbanks Branch Library has a display of some of our favorite books he wrote.  If you have never read one of his books, please do and I think you will want to read them all.

Free Audiobooks & Ebooks

EreaderYour HCPL library card enables you to download audiobooks and ebooks through our web site for FREE.  We have 4 sources for ebooks, the HCPL Digital Media Catalog, NetLibrary, Safari Books Online (for IT professionals), and Tumblebooks (for children).  The downloadable audiobooks are also part of the HCPL Digital Media Catalog.  For a list of compatible devices for the