Check out the library this month |

Check out the library this month

Happy Holidays to you and yours. It is a pleasure to live and work in a community that values the library and all that it represents: learning, democracy, and freedom of information.

The library is offering service at the annex at the north end of the block while the Repurpose Project is underway. Stop by and check out a new book, DVD, or book on CD. Internet access is also available.

Watch the progress of the repurpose project online. Photographs and updates are available on the library website at Click on the “Relocation and Construction” link to see what’s going on. Information is also available on Facebook at


Library Storytime is being held at the Churchill County Museum at 1050 S. Maine St., on Wednesday at 11 a.m.

This is a great opportunity to listen to stories and do a craft with your children. It’s a fun time for everyone!

eMedia Classes at the Library

Learn to download eBooks and eAudio books onto your iPad, Tablet, Kindle, Kindle Fire/HD, Android phone, PC, laptop or Nook Color/HD using the Overdrive Media or One Click Digital platforms.

We’ll show you how to download library materials and to sidestep any common pitfalls you may encounter. Bring your library card, your device and any questions. Drop in on Thursday or Saturday between 9 a.m.-1 p.m.

New and Noteworthy

The library has the latest bestsellers as well as other titles of interest including the following:

“Us by David Nicholls — Recounts the tale of one man’s efforts to salvage his fractured marriage and mend his fragile relationship with his son. A beautifully written slice of life.

“Jerry Lee Lewis: His Own Story” by Rick Bragg — The author of All Over But the Shoutin’, offers up a well-crafted biography of the Killer based on personal interviews. Fascinating.

“Mr. Willowby’s Christmas Tree” by Robert E. Barry — This wonderful story brings the holiday spirit to life through a simple tale of caring and sharing. Suitable for children of all ages.

Library location and holiday hours

The library is temporarily located at the annex at 507 S. Maine Street. The library will close at 3 p.m. on Christmas Eve and New Year’s Eve.

The library will be closed on Dec. 25 and Jan. 1.

Carol Lloyd is the director of the Churchill County Library. She is available at the library or by email at