September is National Library Card
Get ready for the new school year and make sure you have the coolest card of all! A Library Card! Your library card gives you access to books, DVDs, audiobooks, music, newspapers, magazines, ebooks, reference resources, homework help, and more. Visit the Library during September. Register for or renew your library card, and signup for a gift card giveaway!
- Thu Sep 21 Recreating Your WWI Veteran's Military Experience event details | register
- Sat Sep 23 Fidget Fun! event details | register
- Tue Sep 26 Lapsit event details | register
- Fri Sep 29 Homeschool Fun: Library Scavenger Hunt! event details | register
- Tue Oct 03 Lapsit event details | register
- Mon Oct 09 Family Storytime + Craft event details | register
- Sat Oct 14 Art Club for Grownups event details | register
- Thu Oct 26 Spooky Charms event details | register
- Fri Oct 27 Homeschool Fun: Pumpkin Palooza! event details | register
- Mon Nov 13 Family Storytime + Craft event details | register
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Do you want to help those in need? There are many organizations, big and small, that can take donations. The Federal Emergency Management Agency recommends checking with the National Voluntary Organizations Active in Disaster for a list of trusted disaster-relief organizations. The One America Appeal accepts donations for relief for both Florida and Texas. https://www.oneamericaappeal.org/#donations The Texas Tribune website has an extensive article with links to many organizations that are accepting donations.https://www.texastribune.org/2017/08/28/hurricane-harvey-relief-efforts-how-help/ For an excellent article on where to donate (and how to avoid scams), look at the New York Times articlehttps://www.nytimes.com/2017/08/28/us/donate-harvey-charities-scams.html Libraries in states affected by Hurricanes Harvey and Irma will also need our help. https://squareup.com/store/txla To help schools and libraries in need due to Hurricane Harvey and Irma, look at the International Literacy Coalition’s website. https://literacyworldwide.org/blog%2fliteracy-daily%2f2017%2f08%2f28%2fh...