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Teen Fiction Spotlight: Maximum Ride

Maximum Ride and her friends are on a mission to save the world.  The first book in the Maximum Ride series by James Patterson is entitled “The Angel Experiment,” but Fang, Maximum, Nudge, Gazzy, Angel and Iggi aren’t angels.  The kids were given wings during mysterious experiments in the laboratories of the shady multi-billion-dollar corporation …

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Summer Reading 2009

The theme for Summer Reading this year is “Be Creative!”  Learn how to show your creativity through dance, art, music and crafts!  Snacks are provided! Tuesday June 23, 1:00 PM: Decorate Summer Reading T-Shirt Day!  Bring your own T-Shirt to be decorated with fabric paint markers. Thursday June 25, 1:00 PM: Jewelry Day! Come and …

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Teen Fiction Spotlight: Twilight

If you watched the MTV Movie Awards last Sunday evening, you had the opportunity to watch the teaser trailer for the highly-anticipated movie adaptation of Stephenie Meyer’s New Moon, the second novel in the bestselling Twilight series.  At the Whitley County Public Library, we know that fans await the new film with avid anticipation.   Some …

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Ms. Betty’s Toddler Storytime

Both parents and toddlers are invited to join in the fun every Friday at 10:00 AM in the Children’s Library for Ms. Betty’s Storytime.  Enjoy a fun story from Ms. Betty and a hands-on craft activity that everyone will love to do!  Here’s the schedule for the month of June: June 5: Me and My Robot June 12: …

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Love and Learn

Blast off into outer space during our Love and Learn program Monday nights from 5:15 to 7:00 PM!  Read and discover everything from how astronauts breathe in space to what happens when a star explodes.  Learn how to find constellations in the sky on your own, and discover cool websites on which you can play …

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Readers’ Favorites: May 2009

In the Library’s New Fiction section, James Patterson again came out on top with his bestselling thriller The Eighth Confession, the newest novel in the fan-favorite Women’s Murder Club series.  Check out James Patterson’s official website to learn more about our most popular book this month.  For more fun summer reading, check out these celebrated …

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June’s Top Books

It’s time to look at the most circulated books for June.

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New Titles for June

The Whitley County Public Library has gotten some new titles in. Check out some new books.

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Where in the World should Google Earth go?

The Whitley County Public Library, along with the Peace Corps, has established a Google Earth computer that uses satellite images to create a global map.

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May’s Top Contenders

Let’s check out the books and media that ranked supreme in the library this month.

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