Pop-Up Bookstore!

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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…

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Ed Techie Help Desk

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:

Literary Pumpkins

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.

Liz Kessler Comes to Dana Hall

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...

First Storytime!!

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!

Girl Up Book Club Rocked!

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...

Keep the Toiletries Flowing In!

We're off to a great start with our CSAB Toiletry Drive here at the library.  The toiletries we're collecting for the display cases in the hallway are going to support Rosie's Place, a women's shelter founded to provide care and resources for homeless and poor women.  In this school-wide drive, the different classes and faculty teams are competing to see who is the most charitable and giving.  Look at the list below to see what you can do to help out Rosie's...