Library Closing Early
Friday, August 18thPhillips Free Library will open at 2 pm on Friday, August 18th and close early at 4:15 as the Village will be closing the street for Magic On Main. Please plan accordingly.
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.
Summer Reading Story Time
For children entering Kindergarten in the fall and youngerJoin Miss Madelyn for Summer Reading Story Time on Wednesday, August 23 all about Mo Willems. For the month of August this program is for children entering kindergarten in the fall and younger. Story Time starts at 10:30am.
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.
Jr High Film Camp
Watch the Finished Products!This week the Jr High Film Camp met for 9 hours and went from never using a videocamera to producing their own short film. We think they did a fantastic job! Please take a minute to view the 8th grade video and the 7th grade video.
Already Planning For Next Year!
Free?: Stories About Human Rights
This Week at the Library
For the Week of August 14
Demo Night at the Wonder & Discovery Center
Life Size Games - August
Just show up!
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.