Monthly Archives: January 2017

Readers’ Corner: MLK and the Civil Rights Movement

Today we celebrate Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., winner of the Nobel Peace Prize and a leading figure in the American Civil Rights Movement of the 1960s. It’s the perfect time to reflect on his life and achievements, as well as all the other great fighters in the struggle for equality. This week’s featured teen […]

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The Importance of Diversity

Martin Luther King Jr. Day is more than just another holiday from school or work. It is a day when we reflect on equality, public service, and the value of diversity in our culture. In honor of this day, our Teen Ambassadors reflect on what diversity means to them, and share some of their favorite […]

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This Week @ the Library – League of Legends Club

Are a gamer? You might want to check out the League of Legends Club at the Monroe Library. League of Legends Club Wednesday, January 18 3-4pm, Monroe Library Meeting Room Come join the club to learn and compete in this fast paced MOBA game. There will be two teams competing every week. Come watch, learn […]

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Vlog Squad: You in Five Acts

Andrew reviews You in Five Acts by Una LaMarche “If you like these dance stories, musical conservatory stories, group stories, drama, half love triangle, lots of friendship goin’ on…[this] all around contemporary” is highly recommended. Request it today from Sno-Isle Libraries: https://goo.gl/ZZcJ71

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Weekend Book Giveaway: The You I’ve Never Known

This week we have an ARC of the brand new title by much beloved author Ellen Hopkins, The You I’ve Never Known. From the publisher: For as long as she can remember, it’s been just Ariel and Dad. Ariel’s mom disappeared when she was a baby. Dad says home is wherever the two of them […]

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Top 3 Right Now: Avalise

This week we are featuring Teen Ambassador, Avalise, who is very suspicious of llamas (or is that an alpaca), apparently? “Here are my top 3 at the moment (it was pretty difficult, I’ve read plenty of amazing books recently!).   Violent Ends The way it was written was really unique and interesting- every chapter was […]

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You Count: Featured Teen Volunteer

Sno-Isle Libraries are great, not just because of the resources we hold, events we offer, and friendly staff ready to help you. Our volunteers make a HUGE difference. Not only do they help take care of tasks that need to be done, but they step up to be a part of the library community. Being present […]

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Tuesday Trailer: Sting

Tuesday Trailer: Sting by Jude Watson The sequel to Loot

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This Week @ the Library – Featured Event

Are you hoping to attend Edmonds Community College in the fall? If so, you might want to attend this event – Free Application Week for Edmonds Community College at Lynnwood Library This week complete both college and FAFSA applications at the Lynnwood Library and Edmonds Community College will waive the $35 admissions fee! Connect with […]

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Vlog Squad: Popular, A Memoir

Shea really likes learning how people’s minds work…so the social experiment at the center of this book is just her cup of tea. Maya spends her 8th grade year following directions from a 1950s popularity guide…with very interesting results! Request this book from Sno-Isle Libraries today!

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