Dana Hall students’ top 12 summer reading books

“I declare after all there is no enjoyment like reading! How much sooner one tires of any thing than of a book! -- When I have a house of my own, I shall be miserable if I have not an excellent library.” 

 - Jane Austen, Pride and Prejudice- 

Summer break is the great opportunity for you to throw yourself into the sofa and start your reading journey, eating chocolate chip cookies and...

Library Hack!

The Librarians are offering a workshop! Everything you ever wanted to know about the library and citations AND MORE! When: Wednesday, October 5th from 7:00 - 8:00 pm TONIGHT

Thursday, October 13th from 7:00 - 8:00 pm
Thursday, October 20th from 8:00 - 8:40 am
Friday, October 21st during...

The Hallmanac is Awesome!

Hooray for The Hallmanac and a recent article by Meghan Kelley who wrote, "While students are working in the Library, we can have access to the numerous resources the library has to offer, including course textbooks, computers, light, and a lot of space to do work." Thanks, Meghan! How do you like to use the library?


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...

How Far Will You Go?

It's Peace Corps week! Come by and take a look at all the books about volunteerism on display. Ask Ms.Davidov about her time in Macedonia or ask Ms.Kaplan about her time in Guatemala! How can you make a difference in your community? How can you help here at Dana Hall? Why is volunteering important to you? Would you like to travel around the world and become part of a completely different culture? Check out the library website this week for links to different volunteer organizations in the...