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Feb 14, 2018 Library Newspaper Article for Eclipse


The A-P Elementary School students are working hard to reach their Read-A-Million-Minutes goals…and you can help! Stop in at the library to pick up a weekly tally sheet, record the minutes you’ve read, and drop it back off at the library. Your minutes will be included in their reading goal!

Coming Soon:  Avengers Trivia Day has been scheduled for Wednesday, Feb. 21, from 3:30-4:30 pm.  All ages are welcome to attend; those under age 8 need to be accompanied by an adult. Snacks and prizes!

Curious about your cholesterol? There are still spots available to reserve for your free heart disease risk screening, Thursday, Feb. 22, 7:00-8:30 am.  The Grundy Co. Memorial Hospital will be on hand to provide a free 15 minute health screening with immediate results you can take with you. Assessment includes blood pressure, BMI, cholesterol and glucose. Stop eating and drinking 10-12 hours prior to your screening.  RSVP is required—call the library at 319-346-2442.

New Fiction:   The Girl Who Lived by Christopher Greyson, High Treason by DiAnn Mills, Out of the Ashes by Tracie Peterson, The Wife Between Us by Greer Hendricks, Little Fires Everywhere by Celeste Ng, Refuge Cove by Janet Dailey.

 New Non-Fiction:   Beyond Promises by Ron Corbett, What Unites Us by Dan Rather.

New Audiobooks:  The Rooster Bar by John Grisham, Promise Not to Tell by Jayne Ann Krentz.

 Calendar of Events:

Feb. 14, 21, 28    Wednesday Morning Story Time   10:00-11:00.

Feb.   19, 26    Clothes Closet     6:00-7:30 pm.

Feb. 21.  Avengers Trivia Program, 3:30 pm

Feb. 22.  Love Your Heart, screening event, 7:00-8:30 am (RSVP).