Technology Survey

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How do you use the Library's computers and Internet access?   Between now and September 27, we will be taking a survey to get your input.

Please take our survey and help us evaluate our technology services!

Meet Author and Dog Trainer Jennifer Rae

"Kessen's Kronikles" Author on Experiences Raising Future Service Dogs

Thursday, September 25
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Meet Kessen and some of the canine characters from "Kessen’s Kronikles: The Adventures of a Cross Country Canine". The author, Jennifer Rae, shares the journey of an assistance dog and how those experiences led to the writing of the book. Learn about these helpful companions for the disabled. For the last ten years, Jennifer Rae Trojan has helped raise puppies for service organizations that breed, raise, train and donate dogs to the disabled. The author will be available to autograph and sell books following the presentation.

Library Card Sign Up Month

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Got Card?

Now your library card can do more than just check out books and magazines, it can save you money!

Helen Plum Library has partnered with 30 businesses for the month of September that will give Helen Plum Library card holders a discount if they show their card. Look for the Got Card signs in business windows and check out our brochure!

Click for more information and to view a brochure of all participating venues.

1000 Books Before Kindergarten

Birth - preschool

Register in Youth Services.

We have a new ongoing reading program! Challenge yourself to share 1000 books with your child before he or she reaches kindergarten. For every 100 books you share, your child will earn a free book or an exciting incentive!

Join the Club!

School Year Reading Club Grades K - 8

Tuesday, September 2, 2014 through Sunday, April 26, 2015

Register in Youth Services.

Sign up and earn free paperback books and embroidered patches, stickers, or other prizes! This is an independent, self-paced program. We provide a book log – you track your reading progress!

New Feature in Our Library Catalog

Wondering what to read next but the Library isn't open to ask your favorite Helen Plum Librarian?

Our library catalog has been enhanced with information from NoveList Select and Goodreads to include other titles and authors you might like, along with a link to tell you why.

So if you liked Congratulations, by the way: Some Thoughts on Kindness, just enter that title in the catalog search box. Look at the result, scroll down and you will find:

Congratulations Suggestions

Want to know more about what the catalog offers? Just take a look here.

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