Come see the eclipse!

There are proper ways to see an eclipse and there are improper ways. At the Library we are going to do it the proper way. Interested patrons should gather at the southwest corner of the Library at approximately 1:23pm on August 21. We will have pin-hole projectors, a limited number of proper eclipse glasses and other ways of experiencing this rare phenomenon. Read more…

2017 Man Booker longlist announced

“The Man Booker Prize is my favourite prize!” gushed Library Director Laura Eckley. “I’ve never read a bad book from them.” So, we’ve made a list of the nominees Read more…

August Museum of the Month

Visit the Intrepid Air Sea and Space Museum now through December 3 and enjoy the new exhibit DRONES: IS THE SKY THE LIMIT? Your library card gives you access to all of the Museum’s exhibits. Reserve a pass today on our Museum Pass page.

Books to Screens

This month’s Main Reading Room display celebrates the role books play in stimulating Hollywood’s imagination. Every book relates to a film or television show released or scheduled to be released this calendar year. If you can’t make it to the Library, we’ve put the list online. Most  of the titles can be Read more…

Jump ahead of your neighbors! Below are lists of books and dvds we've ordered but have not yet received. Click on "check our catalog" to place a hold. If you'd like a weekly email with updated orders go to the signup page, choose the categories you are interested in and enter your email.
Usual Suspects
Adult Fiction
Mysteries
Adult Non-fiction
Biographies
DVDs
Young Adult
SF & Fantasy