Seasons are changing. Kids are in school, and we’re coming in from the outdoors and getting ready for winter. One of the things that may change is what foods we choose to eat, how we prepare them, and share them with our friends and families. If you feel that you are stuck in a rut, below are some cookbooks that may inspire you to expand your horizons.[Read more…] about Stuck in a Cooking Rut? These Cookbooks Can Help!
Archives for November 2019
All Bucks County Free Library branches will be closed on Thursday, November 28 and Friday, November 29 in observance of Thanksgiving.
Holiday closures for District Member libraries are as follows:
- Fallsington Library: Thursday, November 28 and Friday, November 29
- Free Library of New Hope and Solebury: Thursday, November 28
- Free Library of Northampton Township: closing 5 p.m. on Wednesday, November 27, closed on Thursday, November 28 and Friday, November 29
- Margaret R. Grundy Memorial Library: Wednesday, November 27 and Thursday, November 28
- Morrisville Free Library: Thursday, November 28
- Pipersville Free Library: Thursday, November 28
- Riegelsville Public Library: Thursday, November 28 and Saturday, November 30
- Southampton Free Library: Thursday, November 28
- Township Library of Lower Southampton: Thursday, November 28
- Warminster Township Free Library: closing 5 p.m. on Wednesday, November 27, closed Thursday, November 28 through Sunday, December 1.
- Village Library of Wrightstown: Thursday, November 28
UPDATED: The Doylestown District Center Library will have reduced hours from Monday, November 11 to Friday, November 22, due to construction.
The library’s open hours during this period will be:
- Monday to Thursday: 5 — 9 p.m.
- Friday: closed
- Saturday: 9 a.m. — 5 p.m.
- Sunday: 1 — 5 p.m.
During this period of reduced hours, the library will extend due dates on materials borrowed by patrons.
Do you want to turn your family stories into comics or graphic novels?
“I can’t draw,” you say. Neither can I, but I make comics and graphic novels anyway. Children don’t care about skill, they just love stories about you, their parents, or other family members.
I use regular pens, pencils and paper, a composition book, and a photo copier. My most exotic tool is a Non-Photo Blue Pencil. You draw with the blue pencil, then ink over the pencil marks. The blue pencil marks do not show when you photocopy, so you can make mistakes and fix them easily before inking and copying the final product.[Read more…] about Write Your Own Graphic Novel