Fairbanks Closed Due to Power Outage

Fairbanks is closed today, Thursday, December 30 due to a power outage.  All branches are closed Friday, December 31 - Sunday, January 2 for the holiday, so they will reopen on Monday, January 3.

New Year's Resolution

Pride-Prejudice

I don’t know about you, but every New Year I make resolutions to eat healthier and to exercise, and I never accomplish either. Here’s an idea for a resolution that can actually be accomplished with some pleasant moments and little or no pain: reading classic literature. Some possibilities include Jane Austen,

Rise of the machines

Self Checkout Machine

As I type this, two self checkout machines are being installed at the Fairbanks Branch Library. On your next visit, you can scan your card and then check out your own items!

If you have any holds to pick up or just plain prefer human interaction, feel free to come up to the desk and we'll take care of you. Early Happy New Year everybody!

Happy Holidays!

Happy Holidays to all!  Please remember that Preschool Storytime and Toddler Time here at Fairbanks Branch will be at their regular times during the holiday period--Preschool Storytime on Tuesdays at 10:30AM; Toddler Time on Wednesdays at 10:30AM.  Stories, songs, and a craft for Preschool Storytime.  And, rhymes and chants for Toddler Time.  Please join us!

5 days 'til Christmas!

Can you believe that Christmas is this Saturday? The staff has been trading recipes the last few weeks, everything from cake balls to cookies on a stick to main dishes.

Christmas goodies

If you need inspiration, here are some of the Christmas cookbooks that we have checked in: