Friday, March 25, 2011

Clinton Business Expo Means...Capt. Jack Sparrow

Ahoy all readers!
Bring your favorite book to the Clinton Chamber of Commerce's Business Expo at town hall on Saturday from 11-1 and have CAPTAIN JACK SPARROW applaud you as a reader and sign your book!
Sponsored by the Friends of the Henry Carter Hull Library and The Clinton Insurance Center.

Thursday, March 24, 2011

5th Annual Edible Books Festival, Wed. April 13, 2011

5th Annual Edible Books Festival
Wed. April 13, 2011







The Henry Carter Hull Library is hosting the 5th Annual Edible Books Festival on Wednesday, April 13, 2011 between 3:30 - 5:30 pm as part of National Library Week.

Participants are encouraged to create and share a delectable work of art inspired by their favorite book. Those interested should bring their edible book to the library between 3:30 - 4:00 pm.
Voting begins after 4:00 and all entries will be eaten after 4:30 pm. Please register.


Tuesday, March 22, 2011

Best Beginnings Workshop

This Thursday, March 24 (snow date March 31)- Come in for a Best Beginnings Workshop! "School Readiness: Preparing Your Child for Group Participation". Here at the Library, no registration required. Sessions at 10:00-11:15 am (child care available), and 7:00-8:15pm. Presented by Linda Stuhlman, Early Childhood Consultant.

Monday, March 21, 2011

Five days and counting.....


until readers of all ages can meet Captian Jack Sparrow.

Bring a copy of your favorite book to the Clinton Chamber of Commerce's Business Expo between 11:00 and 1:00 at the Town Hall. We'll take a picture of you, your book & Capt. Jack and later post the pictures on the library website.

Sponsored by the Clinton Isurance Agency and The Friends of the Library.

Friday, March 18, 2011

Eight days and counting....


until kids of all ages can show their favorite book to Captain Jack Sparrow!

Come to the Clinton Chamber of Commerce's Business Expo between 11-1 on March 26. We'll take a photo of you, your book & Capt. Jack and post them later on the library's website.

Sponsored by The Friends of the Library and The Clinton Insurance Center.

Tuesday, March 15, 2011

Nook Color eReaders Available to Lend!


NOOK COLOR HAS LANDED!



The HCH Library has two Nook Color ereaders
with adult books
and two with children's books available to circulate.

Great! How can I borrow one?
1. Clinton residents, 18 years of age or older, having their own current library card in hand, may check out the NOOK.

2. Fill out and sign an agreement.

3. You can try out the NOOKCOLOR for three days. A hold may be placed on the nooks: no
renewals. We have loaded an eclectic array of titles, new and old, for adults and children, and have included a newspaper and a magazine, as well. Have fun exploring. The library maintains the content on the NOOK exclusively; you do not have to download anything.


4. Return the NOOK directly to the Reference Librarian on the second floor.
NOOKs cannot be returned in the book drop, to another library or left on the desk.



What's on the Adult Nook?


Titles available include:


USA Today newspaper


National Geographic magazine


Unbroken by Laura Hillenbrand


Room by Emma Donoghue

Dead or Alive by Tom Clancy


Sing You Home by Jodi Picoult

The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca Skloot

Sh*t My Dad Says by Justin Halpern


What's on the Kid's Nook?


Titles include:


The Ruins of Gorlan (Ranger's Apprentice Series #1) by John Flanagan

A Wrinkle in Time by Madeleine L'Engle

Disney after Dark (Kingdom Keepers Series #1) by Ridley Pearson

The Secret Garden by Frances Hodgson Burnett

The Lightning Thief (Percy Jackson and the Olympians Series #1) by Rick Riordan

Brain Twisting Visual Word Puzzles for Kids by Susan Caplan McCarthy

The Boxcar Children (The Boxcar Children Series #1) by Gertrude Chandler Warner, L. Kate
Deal

The Judy Moody Star-Studded Collection by Megan McDonald

A Crazy Day with Cobras (Magic Tree House Series #45) by Mary Pope Osborne

Dinosaurs Before Dark (Magic Tree House Series #1) by Mary Pope Osborne, Sal Murdocca

Nook Color eReaders Available to Lend!


NOOK COLOR HAS LANDED!


The HCH Library has two Nook Color ereaders
with adult books
and two with children's books available to circulate.

Great! How can I borrow one?
1. Clinton residents, 18 years of age or older, having their own current library card in hand, may check out the NOOK.

2. Fill out and sign an agreement.

3. You can try out the NOOKCOLOR for three days. A hold may be placed on the nooks: no
renewals. We have loaded an eclectic array of titles, new and old, for adults and children, and have included a newspaper and a magazine, as well. Have fun exploring. The library maintains the content on the NOOK exclusively; you do not have to download anything.


4. Return the NOOK directly to the Reference Librarian on the second floor.
NOOKs cannot be returned in the book drop, to another library or left on the desk.


What's on the Adult Nook?

Titles available include:

USA Today newspaper

National Geographic magazine

Unbroken by Laura Hillenbrand

Room by Emma Donoghue

Dead or Alive by Tom Clancy


Sing You Home by Jodi Picoult

The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca Skloot

Sh*t My Dad Says by Justin Halpern

What's on the Kid's Nook?

Titles include:

The Ruins of Gorlan (Ranger's Apprentice Series #1) by John Flanagan

A Wrinkle in Time by Madeleine L'Engle

Disney after Dark (Kingdom Keepers Series #1) by Ridley Pearson

The Secret Garden by Frances Hodgson Burnett

The Lightning Thief (Percy Jackson and the Olympians Series #1) by Rick Riordan

Brain Twisting Visual Word Puzzles for Kids by Susan Caplan McCarthy

The Boxcar Children (The Boxcar Children Series #1) by Gertrude Chandler Warner, L. Kate
Deal

The Judy Moody Star-Studded Collection by Megan McDonald

A Crazy Day with Cobras (Magic Tree House Series #45) by Mary Pope Osborne

Dinosaurs Before Dark (Magic Tree House Series #1) by Mary Pope Osborne, Sal Murdocca

Wednesday, March 2, 2011

Check these out.....


On display in the Children's Room is a wide array of skill-building DVDs and Videos:


Coaching a Little League team? We have DVDs (and books) that can help you plan great practices and teach fundamentals.


St. Patrick's Day is around the corner. Learn Irish step dancing from a pro.


Learn sign language basics or try out Chinese, Japanese, Italian or Spanish.


Artistic? Take a video drawing or watercolor course.


Scientific? From Chemistry experiements to dissections the library has materials to help you learn.


Come on in!