Virtual Read-Aloud, Hall of Mirrors, Frederic Brown

Virtual Read-Aloud: “Hall of Mirrors,” Frederic Brown

You step into a time machine . . . and step out into – what? And where? And when?

Frederic Brown (1906 – 1972) was an American author of “short short” stories, with many of his publications printing at three pages or fewer. Brown’s works are predominately fantastical, with much of his bibliography falling under the science fiction,…

 
Tax forms

2023 Tax Forms & AARP Tax Aide

As of March 25, we has the following forms and instructions:

  • Federal 1040 (and 1040-SR) Instruction booklet
  • Federal 1040 form
  • Michigan 1040 Booklet (Forms and Instructions)
  • Michigan Home Heating Credit Claim MI-1040CR-7

Tax Forms
The Library receives a limited supply of basic forms. Most forms will be available to print online….

 
March is Reading Month

March is Reading Month

March is National Reading Month – a month designated to motivate people of all ages to read every day. Reading has many benefits, including increasing memory recall, building vocabulary, and reducing stress. Check out the many great programs we have planned this spring as we celebrate all things reading. Visit the Youth or Adult & Teen Services Desks to discover your next great read!….

 
Virtual Read-Aloud: A Dill Pickle, Katherine Mansfield. Image of a sliced dill pickle arranged on a plate.

ON DEMAND VIDEO: VIRTUAL READ-ALOUD WITH EMILY

A chance meeting over a café table can really leave a sour taste in one’s mouth!

Katherine Mansfield (1888 – 1923) was a New Zealand writer whose writing contributed greatly to the Modernist movement. Her works consist primarily of short stories featuring themes related to psychology, philosophy, and self-identity.

Mixing clever interpersonal commentary with an absurdist social situation,…

 
Virtual Read-Alouds. Stack of books next to retro-style microphone.

Virtual Read-Alouds

Settle in—it’s story time! Enjoy a softly read short story, poem, or essay read aloud by an Adult Services librarian.

The Virtual Read-Aloud program is designed to celebrate classic stories and traditional storytelling. These short form “audiobooks” offer listeners the chance to enjoy a quick, accessible narrative that combines literature with ambient sounds and seasonally-relevant elements. Sit back,…

 

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