Monthly Archives: January 2018

Trailer Tuesday: Five, Six, Seven, Nate!

Trailer Tuesday: Five, Six, Seven, Nate! by Tim Federle You can read how Nate Foster landed his role on Broadway in Better Nate Than Ever. Post your book trailer suggestions in the comments below.

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Readers’ Corner: Martin Luther King, Jr

Today we honor Martin Luther King, Jr., one of the leading figures in the American Civil Rights Movement of the 1960’s and winner of the 1964 Nobel Peace Prize. It is a day to reflect on equality, public service, and the value of diversity in our culture. This weeks featured booklist includes both non-fiction and […]

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Featured Event: Crazy 8s Math Club

Let’s Get Loud Visit the Darrington library and use water and straws to generate different sounds, then make a pan flute out of milkshake straws. Finally, you’ll get to yell into a decibel-meter and find out how loud you are-using math the whole time to create funky music. Tuesday, January 16, 4PM PST Darrington Sno-Isle […]

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Top 3 Right Now: Kelli’s Top Sci-Fi Reads

This week’s Top 3 List is brought to you courtesy of Kelli, our teen services ninja at our Camano Island community library. So, Kelli, what Sci-Fi books have excited you in the last few months? All Systems Red (The Murderbot Diaries #1) by Martha Wells “How could I not enjoy a book about a self-aware, […]

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You Count: Teen Advisory Boards

I don’t know about you, but one of my New Year’s Resolutions was to get more involved with my community this year. One of our priorities at Sno-Isle Libraries is civic engagement. If you’re unfamiliar with the term, civic engagement is knowledgeable, committed participation activated around issues of community concern. If that still sounds like word […]

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Trailer Tuesday: The Crown’s Game

Trailer Tuesday: The Crown’s Game by Evelyn Skye

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Readers’ Corner: If you Love Simon

If you read and loved Becky Albertalli’s novel Simon Vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda, you’re probably excited about the movie adaptation, Love, Simon, coming out in March. And if that’s not enough excitement and love for you, check out this week’s featured teen booklist, which includes a bunch more books you’ll probably also love. If […]

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Featured Event- Virtual Reality in the Library

Virtual Reality in the Library Granite Falls Library Thursday, January 11: 3:30pm – 5:00pm Try out the Oculus Rift Headset and step into a world of Virtual Reality! The Oculus Rift will be available on a first-come first-serve basis. Grades 4-12.

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Top 3 Right Now: Rickey’s Favorite Books

This week we’re featuring a top 3 book list, as written by Rickey, our Teen Services pro out at our Granite Falls Community Library. So, Rickey, what gems do you have to recommend? Cinder by Marissa Meyer “I actually had the pleasure of meeting Marissa Meyer at the first stop of her book tour a […]

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Trailer Tuesday: Sink or Swim

Trailer Tuesday: Sink or Swim by Steve Watkins Contact Marta @ the Marysville Library with book trailer suggestions or post in the comments below.

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