Archives for July 2018
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For at least 150 years, across America, public libraries have sustained through the efforts of their communities. In many cases, these communities formed Friends groups, separate 501(c)(3) organizations consisting of volunteers who serve as community ambassadors and assist in raising funds to further their library’s mission.
At Bucks County Free Library, we are proud to work alongside several Friends groups – at our Doylestown, Levittown, Perkasie, Quakertown, and Yardley-Makefield branches – to help expand the library’s resources and enhance our ability to serve the public. [Read more…] about It’s Great to Have Friends …
If you’re a fan of indie films, our Collection Management Coordinator recommends these five titles, all recently or soon-to-be-released on DVD. Put the popcorn on and get ready to enjoy a night of great movie viewing. [Read more…] about Beyond the Box Office Hits
Looking for some good books to listen to on that long road trip coming up? Check out these audiobooks that you can find in cloudLibrary. You can also check out Hoopla for more audiobook titles. [Read more…] about Audiobooks for Family Road Trips
This year Science in the Summer is all about the Science of Space. Kids who are excited by this subject and want to learn more will enjoy reading these books: [Read more…] about Explore Space With These Books
Now you can borrow Lucky Day books for THREE weeks with one renewal. Look for the Lucky Day display at your branch, featuring the hottest books — all available now, first come, first served, with no holds.
If you see a book with a green Lucky Day sticker, check it out, because it really is your lucky day!
Discovery Studio in the Quakertown Branch is an interactive community space for adults and children, with exhibits that change monthly. Each exhibit runs for three weeks and focuses on a theme designed to engage visitors of all ages. [Read more…] about Discover Discovery Studio!