September – Celebrating Books with Older Characters

In September, we celebrate Grandparents' Day. The relationship between a grandparent or grandchild, or the substitute of such a relationship, is proven to make our grandparents live longer and helps to establish emotional resilience in the child. Let's take this opportunity to celebrate all kinds of older characters in books, even those that may not have any grandchildren with whom to celebrate!

Audio Book Non-Fiction @ Your Rowan County Public Library

Though audio CDs are going the way of the cassette as disc drives disappear in our cars and computers, many patrons still are listening to them.  Your public library has many great audios on the shelves to be enjoyed, and in this time of staying at home more, I recommend listening to some excellent non-fiction … Continue reading Audio Book Non-Fiction @ Your Rowan County Public Library

Lifelong Learning in the Time of a Pandemic @ RCPL

New Large Print Nonfiction to explore. I started a blog last year to promote self-learning and the circulation of nonfiction works. Even though the library offers wonderful digital resources for use, such as Overdrive and Hoopla, I am interested in bolstering the books and audiobooks that are on display and in our stacks. I am … Continue reading Lifelong Learning in the Time of a Pandemic @ RCPL