Join us in the library after school today for some holiday card making fun! We'll be turning old books into beautiful cards and other new projects. Hope to see you there!
Check out the amazing books on sale this week in the library at our Pop-up Bookstore! Browsing these diamonds in the rough is treat enough, we guarantee it.
When: Monday – Thursday 7:45am – 9:45pm, Friday 7:45am – 5:00pm
Cost: $1.00 for hardcovers, 50 cents for paperbacks
All the money we raise goes to charity. ‘Tis the season for giving! Come enjoy some books. We think you’ll enjoy these covers…
Having problems with your phone or iPad? Come to the Library Front Desk to talk to the friendly Ed Techies, who will do their best to help you!
Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays
Conference Period (10:15 - 10:40)
Check out this fantastic article about the Ed Techies and their good work from by the Hallmanac's very own editor, Ms. Gloria Revanche:
You've survived exams, and now it's time to relax! Safe travels, we'll see you in December!
It's almost Halloween, and we had a blast getting in the spirit by decorating pumpkins in the library last week! Be sure to swing by and check out our lovely literary creations, ranging in interpretations of novels from Raven Boys to Dork Diaries! Middle Schoolers, campus kids, and the librarians teamed up for these masterpieces, which will be on display all week.
The delightful and gracious Liz Kessler, author of the Emily Windsnap series as well as other popular titles (A Year Without Autumn, North of Nowhere) visited Dana Hall yesterday. As part of her book tour to promote the sixth book in the Emily Windsnap series, Emily Windsnap and the Ship of Lost Souls, Kessler spoke to 6th grade students about writing, read the poetry she wrote at age 9, told stories of her dalmatian Poppy the Pirate Dog, and signed books for eager...
Hooray for our first storytime of the year! Yesterday we had Baby Storytime where we sang and read about colors and Family Storytime where we had a crazy CANDY theme. Check out our Storytime libguide for lyrics and books. Storytime is for everyone on campus. Stop by for another on Thursday, October 22nd. We have way too much fun. SO COME!
Don't forget today is the last day to return all of your library materials. Don't be like this bunny who waited until the last minute. Return everything or risk being billed!
The Middle School Girl Up Book Club spent their lunchtime yesterday speaking with the lovely ladies from the Oprah Winfrey Leadership Academy for Girls (OWLAG). They discussed what it means to be a leader using examples from a variety of books read for the club like Esperanza Rising, Chanda's Secrets, Hope Was Here and many more. What a wonderful use of technology: meeting empowered young women on the other side of the world at lunch!
Photo Credits: Caitlin...