Civic Center Library will be closed for upgrades Apr 16-30. Reopening tentatively set for May 1. More details.

Iron Curtain: The Crushing of Eastern Europe, 1945 -1956
Publishing industry magazine Publishers Weekly has just released its Best Books of 2012 selections.  Get the books at your local library.          ...
Book cover with a painting by Jasper Johns.
Jasper Johns: Seeing with the Mind’s Eye will be exhibited at the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art through February 3, 2013.  Some 90 paintings, sculptures, drawings, and prints...
The terms virus, spyware, and malware nowadays are almost interchangable. Generally the all encompassing term is malware. The lines have been blurred on what a virus is. Today things that affect our...
Ya que llegaron los días de frio y de lluvia, es necesario buscar actividades divertidas que nos protejan de los elementos invernales.  ¡No se preocupe! La biblioteca gratuita del condado...
Gingerbread Houses
Making gingerbread houses is a popular activity for bakers of all ages at this time of the year.  It’s part architecture and part pastry art, and can be a fun activity for the whole...
Family Holiday Event - A Child's Christmas in WalesThis tale, told by poet Dylan Thomas, is about the Christmases he enjoyed as a boy in his hometown of Swansea, Wales.  Phil Sheridan has...
Discover & Go
The days are getting shorter, cooler, and rainier -- now is the time to look for fun things to do indoors.  The library can help with that.  We have recently begun to offer a great new...
This installment: a poignant, profound kids’ book (for everyone); a book on CD about messing up and finding oneself; and a gritty mystery set in Albuquerque.   Wonder by R. J....
Leave room for the pie this Thanksgiving! Here are some books about pumpkin pie to share:
Take some time between holidays to enjoy our amazing planet earth.  Here are some books and movies the whole family can enjoy: