It’s a Mystery

It isn’t always the butler, but finding out “who did it” can provide hours of entertainment when you read a good mystery. As a child my favorite mystery series was Alfred Hitchcock’s Three Investigators, followed by Nancy Drew and Trixie Belden. My favorite TV shows tended to be more Scooby Doo and Murder She Wrote… Read more »

Get Your DVDs!

Looking for a movie but we don’t have it? Good news!  Patrons at JCPL now have the ability to place a hold on a movie from another library, just as we have been able to do with books. This can be done in two different ways: Come to the front desk and ask our staff… Read more »

Goals: Not Just for Soccer

            A graceful kick sends the ball soaring into the net and the crowd goes wild! The player who made the winning goal runs down the field with arms raised high and is surrounded by teammates celebrating together. Not every goal that is reached leads to as much fanfare as… Read more »

Summer Challenge is Here

Please join us as we try to read one million pages this summer! Click here for Summer Challenge Info Sheet Click her for Printable Reading Log

Puzzles, Good for the Mind

It’s a puzzle how I can find hours of entertainment sitting at a table looking over a thousand little pieces of cardboard filled with colors and shapes all to discover how the fit together. Word and logic puzzles are fun but it doesn’t take long for me to give up and look for a cheat… Read more »