Posted on Saturday, December 29, 2012 by Robyn McCreight
As we transition into the new year, we have plenty of “best of 2012” lists to help you catch up on the reading you may have missed. But this is also a good time to look ahead to 2013 and add your name to the request list for some of next year’s most promising titles. Here...
Posted on Saturday, December 22, 2012 by Lisa Dearborn
Have you read one of these "most popular" books? Did you like it? Suggest one to a friend!
1) Diary of A Wimpy Kid
Posted on Thursday, December 20, 2012 by campbell_manager
These 10 authors are currently the most popular authors of non-fiction among Campbell Library patrons. Their titles are available in a variety of formats including printed books, audiobooks, large type, downloadable e-books and more. Search our catalog to place these...
Posted on Wednesday, December 19, 2012 by campbell_manager
Do you know who Martin Beck is?
Long before there was the Girl with the dragon tattoo, Inspector Kurt Wallander or Inspector van Veeteren, there was Inspector Martin Beck.
Posted on Tuesday, December 18, 2012 by Karen Rose
eBooks are becoming more and more popular. You can download free eBooks from Overdrive and also Axis360 which has full color eBooks. Let’s say you’ve successfully checked out and downloaded eBooks from Overdrive, and you want to try Axis360. You&rsquo...
Posted on Wednesday, December 12, 2012 by campbell_manager
Teens are invited to create a snowman made of hot cocoa, marshmallows and mints. Give a snowman as a gift or make one for yourself. All supplies provided.
Posted on Friday, December 7, 2012 by Robyn McCreight
I want to like audio books; I really do. But I’ve always had a difficult time listening to them. When someone starts reading, my mind starts to wander. And honestly, I find some of the narrators annoying and they often don’t fit the voice that I imagine. Audio books can be really...
Posted on Saturday, November 24, 2012 by Klara Kim
Our first Family Game Night at Campbell Library was a success! If you missed it, there's a second one on Monday, November 26th and you can drop-in between 6:30pm and 8:30pm.
What Made Our Game Night So Great
1. Great parents! It warms the heart to see doting parents help...
Posted on Saturday, November 17, 2012 by Klara Kim
We had a special visitor at the library last week: Johnny Appleseed!
Johnny told us all about growing up in a log cabin with 11 brothers and sisters. The kids asked plenty of questions and found out his favorite kind of apple is called the "Rambo".
Posted on Wednesday, November 14, 2012 by campbell_manager
Posted on Tuesday, November 13, 2012 by campbell_manager
Looking for reviews and recommendations on local goods and services, such as plumbers, doctors, health clubs, auto mechanics, or drycleaners, but can’t afford "her" list?
Posted on Friday, November 9, 2012 by Klara Kim
We had an awesome time dicussing The Evolution of Calpurnia Tate, eating grasshopper cookies -- mint, not real grasshoppers! -- and talking to Lynn from the Youth Science Institute about entomology.
Posted on Wednesday, November 7, 2012 by Robyn McCreight
Certain books just beg to be read on a cold rainy day with a warm cup of cocoa. Now that the weather is finally starting to feel like winter, it’s the perfect time to wrap up in a blanket and curl up with a good book. Here is a list of some of my favorite cold-weather reads
Code Name Verity -Elizabeth Wein
Posted on Monday, November 5, 2012 by campbell_manager
These 10 authors are currently the most popular authors of fiction among Campbell Library patrons.
Posted on Sunday, November 4, 2012 by cacirc
I've been reading Michael Chabon's new book "Telegraph Avenue" and it has reminded me of my love for the record store, I even met my husband in one. I've spent hours of my life flipping through bins of records looking for treasures, mostly just getting my hands dirty, but my...
Posted on Tuesday, October 30, 2012 by Robyn McCreight
Halloween is approaching; it's time for carving pumpkins, dressing up in costumes, and of course, curling up with a good scary book. For your Halloween reading, here is a list of some of the scariest books and stories that we have ever read. Readers beware; these ones might give you...
Posted on Monday, October 29, 2012 by Karen Rose
Posted on Friday, October 26, 2012 by Lisa Hughes
We had great fun making these at a program at Campbell, but they'd be easy to do at home, with any age. The original directions were in a Pack of Fun magazine, November, 2009.
Posted on Friday, October 26, 2012 by Lauren Teixeira
November is Family Literacy Month—Celebrate with Family Games Celebrations at the SCCLD Libraries...
Librarian: Jane Cronkhite
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