ANNOUNCEMENT – APPLICATIONS SOUGHT FOR CCL BOARD OF TRUSTEES

Applications are being accepted by the Mid-Hudson Library System (MHLS) from residents of the Town of Clinton who wish to be considered for appointment to the Clinton Community Library (CCL) Board of Trustees. To be considered for appointment, please complete the CCL Trustee Application and submit the application to MHLS, on or before Friday, October 3, 4:00 PM.

CCL Trustee Application

CCL Trustee Information

CCL Board Applications Received by MHLS

Teen Clothing Swap to be Rescheduled

The Teen Clothing Swap, originally scheduled for Oct. 3rd will be rescheduled.

MHLS OverDrive Big Library Read Oct 13-18

MHLS libraries will all be participating in the fifth OverDrive Big Library Read – with a well-received just released title – Anatomy of a Misfit by Andrea Portes. The eBook and downloadable audiobook will be available in the MHLS Digital Download Collection for simultaneous use, meaning no holds or waitlists for users from October 13-28. Big Library Read is the worldwide digital version of a local book club, and an opportunity for your library to generate more interest in the digital collection beyond the bestsellers.

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CCL Book Club – Lowland by Jhumpa Lahiri

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The CCL Book Club meets the third Monday of every month. Next meeting is Sept. 15 at 7 pm. Even if you haven’t read the book, come along and listen to the discussion. Everyone is welcome and refreshments are served.

A Message from the CCL Board

Based on the recommendation of the Mid- Hudson Library System (MHLS) the Clinton Community Library (CCL) Board of Trustees has canceled the September 8th 2014 CCL Board meeting. The CCL Board of trustees and MHLS are seeking to establish a process for the appointment of a new CCL Board of trustees.”
Thank you.

Homework Help at the Library

Starting in mid-September, we will offer homework help on Thursdays from 3 to 5 pm. Details to follow. If you would like to tutor either English & social studies or Math & Science, send us an email at clintonlib1215@gmail.com. High school students, this would be a great opportunity for you. It would look great on your college applications.

Constitution Day @ the Library

September 17th is Constitution Day. In recognition, we will hold a program on Thursday September 18 at 10 am on Libraries and the First Amendment. Hope to see you there.

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Closed Saturday Aug. 30 for Labor Day

The Library will be closed on Saturday, Aug. 30th and Monday Sept. 1st for Labor Day weekend. It will reopen on Tuesday, Sept. 2. Have a happy and safe holiday.

Celebrate the Freedom to Read Sept. 26

Our first annual Banned Books Read Out will take place on Friday, Sept. 26 at 5 pm. Bring your favorite banned book (or select one of ours) and read a page or two aloud. For a list of frequently banned and challenged books, go to http://www.ala.org/bbooks/top-100-bannedchallenged-books-2000-2009
Celebrate the freedom to read.

Kids Clothing Swap Aug. 26

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Kids clothing swap on Tuesday, August 26, from 2 to 5 pm. Swap outgrown clothing in wearable condition for clothing that fits. All baby and children sizes, boys and girls. Light refreshments will be served.