Monthly Archives: June 2016

Top 3 Right Now – Karissa

This week we are featuring the first in a series of AWESOME gold medalist teen readers who have completed 50 hours (!!!) or more of reading for Explore Summer. Karissa from Marysville had a hard time narrowing her Top 3 down to just three books (The Outsiders by S E Hinton, and Legend by Marie […]

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You Count – Project Homeless Connect!

According to the United Way of Snohomish County, “Project Homeless Connect (PHC) is a one-day event that brings together a wide variety of community volunteers and services that are committed to taking on homelessness in Snohomish County. Many volunteers are needed to make this event run smoothly. Volunteers must attend the orientation (unless you are part […]

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Learn and Discover: Sultan Summer Shindig

2016 Sultan Shindig July 8-10: if you enjoy small-town charm and world-class fun, then the Sultan Shindig is the festival for you!   This yearly event celebrates our rich logging history and includes a carnival, food, crafts, and live entertainment. Families and individuals of all ages will enjoy the street fair, carnival, business fair, car […]

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Trailer Tuesday: Say What You Will

Trailer Tuesday: Say What You Will by Cammie McGovern

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Readers’ Corner: Living with Depression

This week’s featured teen booklist is on a serious topic: Living with Depression. There’s no denying this is a serious problem among teens today: the statistics are grim. But, as is the case with most problems, you can help make a difference by improving your understanding. Sno-Isle is in the midst of a series of Issues […]

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Learn and Discover: the Goatalympics!

As part of Teen Explore Summer, we want to encourage you to use your free time to Learn and Discover cool stuff available through your library and in your community!  So all summer long we will be featuring awesome stuff, shared by our wonderful library staff. This week is Emily from Monroe…take it away, Emily! […]

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This Week at the Library

Have you signed up for Explore Summer yet?  Why not?  Just go ahead and do it … thanks! Monday, June 27th Explore Summer: Hula Hooping 2:00 PM- Langley Library Hula hooping is fun and a great form of exercise. Learn how to make and decorate your very own hula hoop. Funded by the Friends of […]

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Vlog Squad: Everything, Everything

Alex reviews Everything, Everything by Nicola Yoon, and finds it refreshing to find it has a mixed-race main character “because the world isn’t just made of white people”. And it is really nice to have “especially in a romance book.” Check it out from Sno-Isle Libraries here:

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Weekend Book Giveaway: My Lady Jane

This week we have an advanced readers copy of a book I think looks to be awfully good: My Lady Jane by the power team of Cynthia Hand,  Brodi Ashton, and Jodi Meadows! From the publisher: The comical, fantastical, romantical, (not) entirely true story of Lady Jane Grey. In My Lady Jane, coauthors Cynthia Hand, […]

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Top 3 Right Now: Marta @ the Marysville Library

This week we are featuring Marta, our super great teen librarian at the Marysville Library, seen here with a Delek: You guys are sooooo cute together! So what books are you loving right now, Marta? Trouble is a Friend of Mine by Stephanie Tromly I love Digby’s crazy investigations into his hometown. Symptoms of Being Human […]

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