Its Book Time

Its Book Time

On Tuesday I share book news from the Library and my book blog. So join me at the Library every Tuesday... Lisa Happy Birthday! Anne Rice , Poet Dylan Thomas, RL Stine, Jackie Collins and Eugene O niel. Happy Birthday 🎂 This week book releases at library October is Let's Move in Library Month! Healthy [...]

Banned Book Week

Banned Book Week

There are a few common reasons that books have been banned or censored in schools, libraries, and book stores. These include: Racial Issues: About and/or encouraging racism towards one or more group of people. ... Violence or Negativity: Books with content that include violence are often banned or censored Banned and Challenged Books of 2020 Harry Potter (series) by J.K. Rowling.Alice series by Phyllis Reynolds Naylor.The [...]

At the Library

At the Library

This Tuesday Book post celebrated Hobbit Day ! So let's have some fun : Hobbit Day is a name used for September 22 in reference to its being the birthday of the hobbits Bilbo and Frodo Baggins, two fictional characters in J. R. R. Tolkien's popular set of books The Hobbit and The Lord of [...]

International Literacy Day

International Literacy Day

Welcome to my Library ! Today we are celebrating International Literacy Day at the Library... 8 September was declared international literacy day by UNESCO on 26 October 1966 at 14th session of UNESCO's General conference. It was celebrated for the first time in 1967. Its aim is to highlight the importance of literacy to individuals, [...]

At the Library

At  the Library

Today we Welcome in September! And visitor to our Library. We have been closed because of the storm so we have some Housekeeping to do before everyone arrives. Here at the Melville Library: The kids are ready for story time and school help. But stay for Craft time where today we are using leaves to [...]

At the Library

At the Library

We are closed today with two hurricane foretasted this week . But I am on Facebook sharing from the Library collection: Today's Books : Weather https://youtu.be/kaOREqlepgM Hurricane facts : A hurricane is an intense tropical storm with powerful wind  and heavy rain. Other names for a hurricane include cyclone, typhoon and tropical storm.While they are essentially the [...]

Story Time : at the Library

Story  Time : at the Library

Welcome to my Library ! Make sure before you leave you pick up a library card.... Lisa Manners at the Library https://youtu.be/GRCXr2bWWiU Today's Featured Book : https://youtu.be/sSLEqCWtmaE Meet the Authors : James/Kim James Dean’s art has sold in more than ninety galleries and shops across the United States. He has devoted his paintings to Pete [...]

The Southeast Native Plant Primer:

The Southeast Native Plant Primer:

Bring Your Garden to Life—and Life to Your GardenDo you want a garden that makes a real difference? Choose plants native to our Southeast region. The rewards will benefit you, your yard, and the environment—from reducing maintenance tasks to attracting earth-friendly pollinators such as native birds, butterflies, and bees. Native plant experts Larry Mellichamp and [...]