Library Closed Monday, January 21stPhillips Free Library will be closed on Monday, January 21st.
Toddler Story Time
Wednesday, January 16thJoin Miss Ashley for a fun filled morning of stories, songs and more. Story Time is geared toward toddlers but babies and preschool children are also welcome. The theme for January 16th is Eyes and Ears! Registration is not required. Story Time meets when Homer schools are in session and is canceled if Homer Schools are canceled.
Wednesday, January 16thJoin us for Rockin' Readers! New activities, new stories, new crafts and a whole bunch of fun! Rockin' Readers is for K-2nd grade students and meets from 3:25 - 4:15 pm. If Homer schools are closed Rockin' Readers will not meet. The theme for January 16th is Polar Animals!
Tea Time at the Library
A PodcastWelcome to Tea Time! Where avid readers come together to discuss topics of interest related to literature. You can find all of the episodes here. Including a brand new Christmas edition!
Teen Tech Help
NEW TIMEAre you having trouble downloading ebooks? Want to know how to use your new iPad? We've got a team of teens who can help! Our teen techs will be available on Fridays 3:30-5:00 pm and Saturdays 1:00-2:00 pm. Bring your device or just your questions; our teen techs are here to help!
Visit our Teen Writers Showcase
Christmas Dog PoemsCheck out the Teen Writers Showcase here. Some teens, and some not-so-teenlike anymore have written Christmas dog poems. If you need a little holiday joy, read them!
What's a Library for?
Check out our patrons' library memories and stories. You'll find more, like this one:
One of the first things I remember after moving to Homer is my mother taking us to the library to get library cards...
Verizon HotspotDid you know the library has a Hot Spot for patrons to borrow? A Hot Spot is for people who don't have internet access but do have Verizon cell phone coverage. The Hot Spot will allow internet access free of charge to you for a 1 week borrowing period. Stop at the library for more information.
This Week at the Library
For the Week of January 14
Wednesday, January 16Our computer we use to check out books and other materials will be receiving updates on Wednesday morning (maybe early afternoon). We will still be able to check out materials but cannot look up your library card number so please bring your library card with you. Thank You! Public Access Computers will still be available for regular use.
Coding Class K-2nd Grade
January 16 & 23
Fiction, Food & Flick
Fiction, Food & Flick
What's Coming in December, January & February...
Movies, Music, eBooks and moreWe are excited to announce a new digital service that will allow you to watch movies, read books, listen to music and more. You need to have a library card and internet access to use this new service. Each card holder is able to borrow 3 items each month. After 3 items have been checked out you will have to wait until the next month to borrow more. Please check out the site - have your library card handy to make an account with Hoopla.
Check out this growing collection
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.