Tuesday, September 27 @ 6:30 pmJoin us for a brand new program! Little Bits will be a monthly electronic robotics program for 3rd - 6th grade. It will meet the 4th Tuesday of the month for 3rd - 6th grade students from 6:30 - 7:30 pm. Space is limited to 8 participants. You will need to sign up each month (sign-up sheet will be out on the 3rd Tuesday of the month). This program made possible through a generous contribution to our TEchExplorers program. Check out their video here.
Intergenerational Book Club - The Brilliant Fall of Gianna ZThe Intergenerational Book Club will be reading The Brilliant Fall of Gianna Z by Kate Messner as their next book. The discussion for this book will take place on Thursday, October, 6th at 6:30 pm. We invite 4th grade students through adults to sign up for this book discussion. The first 10 students to sign up will receive a copy of the book to keep. Ms. Messner will be at the library on Thursday, October 13th to offer a writing workshop for students in 4th - 12th grades (adults are welcome).
Toddler Story TimeJoin Miss Madelyn on Wednesday, Septemer 28th at 10:30 am for Apple storytime. Come for the stories, songs, and fun! This program is geared toward toddlers but preschoolers are welcome.
Rockin' ReadersRockin' Readers will be all about Fall on Wednesday, September 28th. The program is for K-2nd grade students and meets from 3:25 - 4:15. Miss Madelyn has stories, crafts, games and more all about this season!
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.