Music, programs, books featured at the libraryHere at the library we’re often asked where people can find out about all the latest books and their favorite authors. One outstanding service provided by our Friends of the Library group is the BookNews Newsletter and Online Bookclubs from DearReader.com.
By: By Sue Heskin, Superior Telegram
Here at the library we’re often asked where people can find out about all the latest books and their favorite authors. One outstanding service provided by our Friends of the Library group is the BookNews Newsletter and Online Bookclubs from DearReader.com. If you have not tried out these great resources, you can subscribe to them from our library’s webpage at www.ci.superior.wi.us/library.
The Friends of the Library would like to invite you to their monthly meeting at 10:30 a.m. Oct. 17 in the Library Classroom. All members and potential members are welcome. The Friends of the Library are working on some excellent programs right now to support library services. Come check out how you can become involved.
The Clef Society will be hosting a Scholarship Concert at 6:30 p.m. Oct. 18 in the peak area of the library. Flutist Tera Yrjanainen, a UWS Clef Society Scholarship recipient, will be performing free to the public. Refreshments will be served by hostesses Ann Parker, Julie Peck and the Friends of the Library.
Have you ever wondered what it would be like to write and publish your own e-book? Local authors Ed Newman and TJ Lind will be discussing the writing process, electronic publishing, and their new e-book, “The Red Scorpion.” The program begins at 6:30 p.m. Oct. 19 at 6:30 in the library’s meeting room.
New DVDs: “The Greatest Movie Ever Sold,” “Everything Must Go,” “The Good Wife: The Complete 3rd Season,” “Fringe: The Complete 3rd Season,” “Prom,” “Conan O’Brien Can’t Stop,” “Gettysburg,” & “Hanna.”
New audio books: “Only Time Will Tell,” by Jeffrey Archer, “Robert B. Parker’s Killing the Blues,” by Michael Brandman, “The Night Circus,” by Erin Morgenstern, & “New York to Dallas,” by J. D. Robb.
New young adult books: “Flip,” by Martyn Bedford, “The Mostly True Story of Jack,” by Kelly Barnhill, “City of Orphans,” by Avi, “Gool,” by Maurice Gee, & “The Lost Heiress,” by Catherine Fisher.
New fiction: “Lethal,” by Sandra Brown, “Goddess of Vengeance,” by Jackie Collins, “Frozen Stiff,” by Annelise Ryan, “Second Nature: A Love Story,” by Jacquelyn Mitchard, & “A Dance With Dragons,” by George R. R. Martin.
Library hours are 9 a.m. to 8:30 p.m. Monday-Thursday; 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday and 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday in Superior; 2-7 p.m. Monday and 9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Thursday in Solon Springs; and 2-7 p.m. Wednesday in Lake Nebagamon. Call 394-8860 in Superior, (715) 378-4452 in Solon Springs, or (715) 374-3477 in Lake Nebagamon.
Sue Heskin is the director of the Superior Public Library.