The Best Nest by P.D. Eastman will take us to some very peculiar spots as Mr. and Mrs. Bird search for a "better" nest. In Ethan Long's book Up, Tall and High we are going to meet a colorful cast of birds illustrating the concept of up, tall and high!
The Story of Beautiful Girl by Rachel Simon is an unlikely love story that began in a most improbable place. Join the 40+ Singles Book Group in the Cafe tonight. July's read is The Light Between Oceans by M.L. Stedman.
The Writers as Readers will be meeting Tuesday, May 5 at 6:30 pm to discuss Barbara Kingsolver's Animal Dreams. This book discussion will also look at the writing style of this title. Join them near our NOOK Counter at 6:30 pm, interested parties.
Join us Saturday, May 9 for a day filled with author events, special story events and musical performances and gift wrapping as we host a bookfair for the Boylan Library. We invite friends, families and the community to help support this event.
It is difficult to imagine that prior to the 1920, nearly 100% of the U.S. population traveled by rail. Rockford was one of three largest urban centers during the 20th century. Join Mike Schafer, who is a transportation historian and photographer, today!
Saturday, May 9 at 2:00 pm, join us for The Man Who Painted the Universe, about a Chicago Native who grew up wanting to reach the stars, served in the Air Force, worked in a Wisconsin paper mill and built a NASA precision planetarium in his backyard.