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ALLENDALE LIBRARY NEWSLETTER & eNEWSLETTER
Check out our latest newsletter with information on upcoming programs. For a full calendar of events, please visit the News & Events tab above. Want a broader scope of what is going on? Click here for a brochure highlighting most of our 2015 programs. Interested in joining our book discussion group? Click here for a list of what we are discussing in 2015.
Thinking of purchasing a Nook, Kindle, or other e-reader? Did you know that e-books can be borrowed through the library for free 24/7? Click here to find out how. For more detailed instructions for a Kindle, click here. For more detail instructions for a Simple Touch or 1st Edition Nook, click here. For more detailed instructions for a Tablet or other mobile device, click here.
Do you like magazines but hate to buy or borrow them? Download magazines 24/7 from the Allendale Library for FREE. Choose from over 40 titles on various topics. Download your favorite magazines to your computer, tablet, or mobile device and view in your web browser or via an app with no due dates. Initial set-up requires creating two accounts. Before you get started, please read the user instructions.
NEED A SPACE TO MEET?
Have a meeting coming up and need a place to meet? We have a space for you! The library has two rooms that houses 30 each or one room that houses approximately 80. Use for non-profit groups/civic organizations is free and the fee for businesses/private parties is $50 for 4 hours. Room includes options for a projector, laptop hookup, whiteboard, etc. Reservations can be made online here. Not sure how to make a reservation online? Click here for an instructional brochure.
2015 Summer Reading Club
June 8--August 15
Summer is almost here! Join us for another fun year of reading for prizes beginning Monday, June 8. We will have a Kick-Off Party on June 8 with a light breakfast at 9:30AM and a magic show at 10AM. This is also a great time to pick up your Summer Reading logs and start reading. All age groups are covered with an activity sheet for pre-K, reading log for kids entering grades K-5, and a youth log for kids 5th grade and up. Adults will not be left out either: for each book you read, fill out an entry form for a chance at weekly prizes.
Saturday, June 6 @ 11AM
Bring 1 gallon of Legos and your creativity! The theme of the month will be announced at the event. Drawings will be held for free Lego kits.
MOVIES @ THE LIBRARY
Stop by for family-friendly movies and popcorn!
Sat., May 16 @ 1PM: Penguins of Madagascar (PG)
Fri., June 12 @ 10AM: Spongebob: Sponge Out of Water (PG)
Fri., June 19 @ 10AM: The Dog Who Saved Summer (PG)
Fri., June 26 @ 10AM: American Girl: Grace Stirs Up Success (PG)
- Book reviews, top sellers, author interviews, and news headlines
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