Shawnee Public Library
Last Updated on Wednesday, 05 March 2014 14:37
The Shawnee Public Library invites new computer users to a three-day, three-part session of programs on beginning computer use.
Classes take place in the Computer Training Center of the library, 101 N. Philadelphia Ave.
Last Updated on Wednesday, 05 March 2014 13:32
We are taking a look in Shawnee at the award winning books on our shelves. Come back to the FFF display corner and look at winners of such awards as Christy Award, Bram Stoker Award, Hugo Award, and Man Booker Prize, to name just a few. Some of the titles are older, but some are more recent. Just take a few minutes to explore and find out why they are winners!
Last Updated on Wednesday, 05 March 2014 13:30
Set in pre-Civil War North Carolina, Sue Monk Kidd’s The Invention of Wings is the tale of two women searching for freedom. Handful is a slave girl, the present to her mistress for an eleventh birthday gift. For her, it’s a matter of physical freedom. For her mistress, Sarah, it’s a matter of intellection and social expectation. Told from alternating points of view, each woman explores her limited world and the choices she must make to be happy.
Last Updated on Tuesday, 04 March 2014 16:30
The Shawnee Public Library says “We Love Green” in its upcoming celebration of St. Patrick’s Day, at 2 p.m. Saturday, March 8, at the library, 101 N. Philadelphia Ave.
The program is for children ages 3-8, and will include themed stories, crafts and activities that mark St. Patrick’s Day and the beginning of spring.
Last Updated on Friday, 24 January 2014 14:48
The Shawnee Public Library invites some of its youngest visitors to take part in the fun and learning at its weekly sessions of Preschool Story Time on Tuesdays.
The story times are for ages 3 to 5 and take place twice on Tuesdays, at 10 a.m. and 4 p.m., beginning Feb. 4 and running through April 29. They feature stories, music, rhymes, creative movement and more.