Board of Trustees Positions open

There are still Trustees positions open. You may pick up an application at the library. Call 266-5530 for more information.

Saturday, February 7 is Take Your Child to the Library Day!

Please visit Clinton Community Library with your little one(s) on Saturday, February 7 (10am to noon) for a celebration packed with stories, music, crafts, snacks, and fun! All ages welcome.

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Book Club-All Girls Filling Station Jan. 19

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The next Book Club selection is “The All Girls Filling Station” by Fannie Flagg. The meeting is on Monday, Jan 19 at 6:30 and everyone has a great time!

Story Time Tuesdays at 10:30

Don’t forget Story time every Tuesday at 10:30 am.

Updated Library Wishlist

We updated our wishlist on December 8. A note to our donors: please speak to the Director to learn about a 20% discount on wishlist items by supporting local bookseller Oblong Books. If you would like to donate a DVD, you will probably find that Amazon is the best value. Please let us know if you have any questions or suggestions for the wishlist!

Thank you for your generosity!

Books
-Panic in a Suitcase by Yelena Akhtiorskaya (adult fiction)
-Lucky Us by Amy Bloom (adult fiction)
-Humans of New York (nonfiction)
-Orphan Train by Christina Baker Kline
-The Alchemist by Paolo Coelho (YA fiction)
-One Hundred Foot Journey by Richard C. Morais
-Journey by Aaron Becker (children’s fiction)
-Wonder by R.J. Palacio (middle grade fiction)
-Star Wars: Jedi Academy, Return of the Padawan by Jeffrey Brown (MG fiction)
-Star Wars Jedi Academy No. 2
-The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian by Sherman Alexie (YA fiction)
-The Perks of Being a Wallflower by Stephen Chbosky (YA fiction)
-Can’t We Talk About Something More Pleasant by Roz Chast
-The Time Out of Mind: the Lives of Bob Dylan by Ian Bell
-Fangirl by Rainbow Rowell
-History of Rock and Roll in Ten Songs by Greil Marcus
-41 by George W. Bush
-Killing Patton by Bill O’Reilly
-Yes, Please by Amy Poehler
-The World of Ice and Fire by George R. R. Martin, Elio Garcia, and Linda Antonsson

DVDs
-Downton Abbey Season 5 (to be released Jan. 27)
-Game of Thrones Season 4
-Game of Thrones Season 3
-The Roosevelts: an Intimate History, a film by Ken Burns
-Divergent
-The Book Thief
-The Hobbit: the Desolation of Smaug
-The Monuments Men
-The Sound of Music
-The Wolf of Wall Street
-Dallas Buyers Club
-American Hustle
-Enough Said
-Thomas the Tank Engine: New Friends for Thomas
-Robocop
-The Lego Movie
-Free Birds
-The Grand Budapest Hotel
-Blue Jasmine

February Book Sale is Around the Corner

We will begin to accept donations on January 2nd. Please bring us your books, DVDs, CDs and books on CD. The annual book sale will be in February, date to be announced.

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CCL Trustee in the Library every Saturday

A CCL Trustee will be present in the library every Saturday for the months of November and December. So come in, ask questions, tell us your concerns, make suggestions, and volunteer. Together we will build a strong library that is the center of our community!

New Facebook Page

http://www.facebook.com/ClintonCommunityLibrary

The old is the new again. We now have ONE facebook page and it’s the same as the old facebook page. Please Like us.

Knitting & Crocheting @ the Library

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Knitting and crocheting returns to the library on the 4th Friday of each month starting Friday, January 23rd at 6 pm. We’ll have snacks available. All levels are welcome. If you’re a novice we have lots of supplies and can teach you the basics. If you’re advanced, we look to you for guidance.

Dec. 20 Make a Gingerbread House

 

gingerbread houseEvery child loves a gingerbread house. Come to the library on Sat. Dec. 20 at 10 am and make your own. No baking! The entire kit with all necessary parts will be provided. But you must sign up because space is LIMITED! Call 266-5530 to sign your child up for this fun morning of creating edible art!

Get ready to read this summer

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