Just in ! Check out these new titles for August !

NON FICTION:

The Demon- Haunted World – Sagan
Body Intelligence – Abramson
I Know What You’re Thinking – Glass
The London Ritz Book of Afternoon Tea – Simpson
The Philosopher’s Diet – Watson
The Energy Edge – Smith
Consilience – Wilson
Dare to be 100 – Bortz
Creek Walk and other stories – Giles
The Social Animal – Brooks
Mini Pies – Parragon
Innocent Victims – Salloomi
The Mockingbird Next Door – Marja Mills
Eat to Beat Diabetes – Webb
Decorating Kid’s Rooms – Ryan
Circular Knitting Workshop –Radcliffe
The Gardening Year –Hattatt
Garden Decorating – Better Homes and Gardens
Rose Gardening – Better Homes and Gardens
Garden Projects – London
The Complete Vegetarian Cookbook – Fraser
A Fever in the Heart - Rule

AUDIO BOOKS:

The Broker
The Litigators - John Grisham
Bull River – Parker

FICTION:

The Devoted – Hull
Darcy & Elizabeth – Berdoll
A Trick of the Light – Penny
The Murder of King Tut – Patterson
Suzanne’s Diary for Nicholas – Patterson
That Childhood Country – Purcell
Lost Lake – Allen
Tell Me Your Secret – Purcell
Fast Track – Garwood
The Talented Mr. Ripley – Highsmith
Gatsby’s Girl – Preston
The Vault – Rendell
Sula – Morrison
When the Killing’s Done – Boyle
West Fork – McKay

YOUNG ADULT:

Ashen Winter , Sunrise - Mullin

Have Lunch with the Clinton Lumberkings!

Sponsored by ' The Friends of the Mt. Carroll Township Public Library'.

DATE: August 9, 2014
TIME: Noon - 2 pm
WHERE: Naaman Diehl Auditorium, Mt. Carroll, IL 61053

Shaw's Food will be selling: Brats, Hot Dogs, Chips and Pop.

Proceeds from the food sales will go to the Mt. Carroll Township Public Library Friends of the Library group. Donated in Jim Shaw's memory.

For more information contact: The Mt. Carroll Township Public Library or any Friends of the Library member.

New Titles at the Library June 2014

Fiction:

The Black Cat - Martha Grimes
Knight of Darkness - Kinley MacGregor
Faithful Place - Tana French
A Promise to Believe in - Tracie Peterson
A Love to Last Forever - Tracie Peterson
Cassidy - Lori Wick
Sabrina - Lori wick
Daybreak - Shelly Shepard Gray
Three Amish novellas An Amish Miracle - Beth Wiseman, Ruth Reid, & Mary Ellis

Large Print Fiction:

The Associate - John Grisham
The Rainmaker - John Grisham
The Street Lawyer - John Grisham

Non Fiction:

Orange is the new Black - Piper Kerman
The End of the Dream - Ann Rule
Generous Spirit: The Life of Mary Fry - Paul E. Fry

Young Adult Fiction:

Betrayed - P.C. Cast
Untamed - P.C. Cast
Hunted - P.C. Cast
Tempted - P.C. Cast
City of Bones - Cassandra Clare

New Titles at the Library June 2014

Fiction:

The Black Cat - Martha Grimes
Knight of Darkness - Kinley MacGregor
Faithful Place - Tana French
A Promise to Believe in - Tracie Peterson
A Love to Last Forever - Tracie Peterson
Cassidy - Lori Wick
Sabrina - Lori wick
Daybreak - Shelly Shepard Gray
Three Amish novellas An Amish Miracle - Beth Wiseman, Ruth Reid, & Mary Ellis

Large Print Fiction:

The Associate - John Grisham
The Rainmaker - John Grisham
The Street Lawyer - John Grisham

Non Fiction:

Orange is the new Black - Piper Kerman
The End of the Dream - Ann Rule
Generous Spirit: The Life of Mary Fry - Paul E. Fry

Young Adult Fiction:

Betrayed - P.C. Cast
Untamed - P.C. Cast
Hunted - P.C. Cast
Tempted - P.C. Cast
City of Bones - Cassandra Clare

"PAWS" TO READ! SUMMER READING PROGRAM

"PAWS" TO READ! SUMMER READING PROGRAM 2014 - EVENTS

Wed. June 4 - Summer Reading Kick-off with Chris Mason and her Therapy Dogs @10:00 am

Wed. Jun 11 - Come with us to visit our local veterinarian clinic - with Dr. Gary Whitebread and staff. Meet at the library @10:00 am

Wed. June 18 - Join us for story time and crafts at the library. Theme is "The Zoo" @10:00 am

Tues. June 24 - Carroll County Farm Bureau will present "All Things Ag in Your Breakfast" @ 10:00 am

Wed. July 2 - The Humane Society TBA @10:00 am

Wed. July 9 - "All About Pets" story time and craft @ 10:00 am

Wed July 16 - Carroll County Farm Bureau "All About Insects" @ 3:00 pm

Wed. July 23 - Bring your pets to the first annual "Pet Show". Prizes will be awarded for many categories. FUN!!! @ 10:00 am

FRIENDS OF THE LIBRARY BOOK SALE

BOOK SALE APRIL 26, 2014 8AM - 2PM

NEW - Friends of the Library Book Bags
EACH-$15 - Fill a bag with any used books
Apron - $15 Includes any name embroidered on by Red Gate Embroidery, Free

Large selection of - Cookbooks, Children's, Mystery's, Romance,
Grab Bags, Records,
Videos, CD's, Books on Tape, DVD's

Hundreds of vintage magazines - Saturday Evening Post, Life, National Geographic, Etc.
MAKE AN OFFER!

All monies raised will go to the restoration projects in the library.
Sponsored by Friends of the Mt. Carroll Township Public Library.

GREEN & GROWING GARDEN SERIES

Join Nancy Gmitro Carroll County Master Gardener at the Mt. Carroll Public Library as we explore a wide range of gardening topics.

Thursday, May 1
5:00-6:30PM Propagation - Making the Most of Your Plants
Cuttings, grafting, layering and division. Participants will practice propagation techniques during class.

Thursday, June 5
5:00-6:30PM Containers - The Tried and True and Something New
Advantages of using containers, their soil preparation, plant choices and care. Finding and using objects around your home.

Thursday, July 3
5:00-6:30PM Succulents - The Latest Gardening Craze
The care and maintenance of succulents and how to use them in the landscape and in the house. Take home garden will be made.

Thursday, August 7
5:00-6:30PM Cool Weather Gardening
Includes vegetables and plants for fall gardening. Garden chores to do now that make next year easier.

Register by calling the library at 815.244.1751
There is no cost to attend these programs.

HERB OF THE MONTH

Join University of Illinois Extension Master Gardener's as we explore the world of herbs. Participants will learn all about Chives, Basil, Rosemary, Mint, Dill and Garlic. Learn their history, how to grow, as well as how to add them to your daily menu. Enjoy some delicious samples prepared from our Nutrition Educator, Natalie Rodakowski.

Classes will be held the fourth Thursday of each month at the library from 5:00-6:00PM
$5 each or all sessions for $20

May 22 - Chives
June 26 - Basil
July 24 - Rosemary
August 21 - Mint
September 25 - Dill
October 23 - Unique Herb

Advanced registration is needed one week prior to the program.
Register online at http://web.extension.illinois.edu/clw or by calling Carroll County Office at 815.244.9444

CELEBRATE NATIONAL LIBRARY WEEK

Help us Celebrate- NATIONAL LIBRARY WEEK!!!!

Tell us your favorite story about our library or what the library means to you and you could win free DVD rentals for a year.
Submit your stories to the library.
Contest ends April 30, 2014.

Celebrate St. Patrick's Day at the Library

Kids!!!! Do you want to celebrate St. Patrick's Day in a fun way? Come to the library for a fun evening of crafts, activities and snacks. Led by Nancy Gmitro, participants will make leprechaun hats, magic wands and partake of green lemonade and leprechaun cookies.
Date: Thursday, March 13, 2014
Time: 5:00 to 6:00 pm
Where: At the Mt. Mount Carroll Township Public Library
Free of charge.
For more information, please contact the library at 815-244-1751

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