Little BitsJoin Kristen for the 2nd little Bits program on Tuesday, October 25th from 6:30 - 7:30 pm. LittleBits are easy-to-use magnetic electronic building blocks. Watch this video to see some of the fun you can have with littleBits. This program is open to 3rd - 6th grade students. Please sign up at the library.
Movie & A Snack
Friday, October 28Join Miss Madelyn for movie and a snack. The movie will start at 3:30, please plan to pick your child up by 5 pm. The movie for this month is Hotel Transylvania. Please sign up at the library.
Intergenerational Book Club
Zen and the Art of Faking ItThe next Intergenerational Book Club will be Thursday, November 10th at 6:30 pm. The discussion is appropriate for 6th grade through adult. The Jr High and Teen book clubs are already reading this book. The first 3 students to sign up, who are not in either of these book clubs, will receive a free copy of the book.
Friday, November 4thWould you like to be in the library after closing time? Fourth through eighth graders are invited to an evening lock-in at the library with a scavenger hunt, coding, writing, and science. Our program will start at 5:30 pm and run until 8:00 pm - please eat dinner before attending. Sign up is available at the library. Space is limited.
Toddler Story TimeJoin Miss Madelyn on Wednesday, October 26th at 10:30 am for storytime all about halloween. Come for the stories, songs, and fun! This program is geared toward toddlers but preschoolers are welcome.
Rockin' ReadersThis Wednesday, October 26th, is all about Halloween at Rockin' Readers. The stories, games and crafts will all be about Halloween. The program is for K-2nd grade students and meets from 3:25 - 4:15.
Teen Tech HelpAre you having trouble downloading ebooks? Want to know how to use your new iPad? Well, now we've got a team of volunteer teens who can help! Now that school has started, our teen volunteers will be available on Mondays from 3:00 to 5:00. We're grateful that they can still squeeze us in with their busy schedules. There's an appointment schedule at the front desk or you can just drop by. Bring your device or just your questions; our teen tech volunteers are here to help!
Online CatalogWhen using our online catalog remember that the catalog first searches for an item here at the Homer Library. If you don't find what you are looking for and want to expand your search to the whole library system, use the drop down box that says Limit By; and select All Libraries.
Biblioboard and Self-E
Check out these new services from your Library
BiblioBoard Library is an easy-to-use platform that allows Phillips Free Library to offer high-quality reviewed books by NY indie authors to patrons. Content is available on the web or on eReaders. Click on the icon on the right side of the page to get started reading. And check out the Writer’s page for information about uploading your own self-published book.
We are starting a small collection of children's non-fiction e-books, viewable online. Just follow the link. The Login is phillips1, password ebooks. Then type in your library card number and start reading. We'll be adding a couple new books each month.