Rockin' Readers - Canceled Due To WeatherKindergarten through 2nd graders are invited to Rockin' Readers on Wednesday, March 14th from 3:25 - 4:15 pm. Join us for stories, games and crafts all about Poultry. Parents are responsible for their child's transportation from the school to the library.
Toddler Story TimeJoin Miss Martsje in The DELL, our new toddler room, for Toddler Story Time on Wednesday, March 21st at 10:30 am. The theme for the week is Cars and Trucks! Toddler Story Time has stories, songs, puppets and more. This program is geared toward toddlers but preschool children are welcome too. This program doesn't meet if Homer Schools are canceled due to weather.
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.
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.
Minecraft 3rd - 5th GradeWe are restarting minecraft at the library. They will meet on Saturday mornings. You must register your child for each session. The first meeting is Saturday, March 24th from 10:30 am - 12 noon. Space is limited to 5 participants. Due to this limited space please check your calendar to make sure your child can attend before registering them. The next sessions will be Saturday, April 7th and 28th. Registration will start 1 week prior to each session.
Minutes TemplateFind template for taking board minutes here.
mAD sCiEnTiSt cLuB - Building
3rd Grade Book Club
Library Closing EarlyPhillips Free Library is closing at 6 pm today, Wednesday, March 14th.
This Week at the Library
For the Week of March 12
Intergenerational Book Club - Sylvia & Aki
Wonder and Discovery Center Open Hours
Featuring Snap Circuits in the month of March
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.
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.