Ellen's Blog http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/41 en-US ELL Conversation Group http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/ell-conversation-group-16 <div class="content"> <div class="content">Practice speaking English in an informal setting with Community Literacy Council volunteers, December Thursdays and Fridays,  9:30 AM to 11:00 AM in the Purple Room.</div></div> http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/ell-conversation-group-16#comments Adults Programs International Languages Mon, 24 Nov 2014 09:00:00 +0000 Ellen 67579 at http://www.cantonpl.org Intermediate Word 2010 http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/intermediate-word-2010-2 Learn more about advanced formatting options useful in creating larger documents, including headers and footers, page numbers and footnotes. Prerequisite: Beginning Word 2010 or previous experience with Word. Join us Monday, <a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=g1004063">November 3rd 6:30-8:00PM</a>. http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/intermediate-word-2010-2#comments Adults Computer Classes Mon, 27 Oct 2014 08:00:00 +0000 Ellen 75826 at http://www.cantonpl.org ELL Conversation Group http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/ell-conversation-group-15 <div class="content"> <div class="content">Practice speaking English in an informal setting with Community Literacy Council volunteers, November Thursdays and Fridays,  9:30 AM to 11:00 AM in the Purple Room.</div></div> http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/ell-conversation-group-15#comments Programs International Languages Mon, 27 Oct 2014 08:00:00 +0000 Ellen 67578 at http://www.cantonpl.org ELL Book Club http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/ell-book-club-13 Advanced English Language Learners — join us to read and discuss books in English. Books will be discussed until finished. Meets at 12:00 NOON in the Community Room Friday, November 14th.  No meeting Friday, November 28th due to Library closure.  http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/ell-book-club-13#comments Adults Programs International Languages Mon, 27 Oct 2014 08:00:00 +0000 Ellen 68620 at http://www.cantonpl.org ELL Conversation Group http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/ell-conversation-group-14 <div class="content"> <div class="content">Practice speaking English in an informal setting with Community Literacy Council volunteers, October <a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=g1004020&amp;searchscope=0&amp;SORT2=R">Thursdays </a>and <a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=g1004027&amp;searchscope=0&amp;SORT2=R">Fridays</a>,  9:30 AM to 11:00 AM in the Purple Room.</div></div> http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/ell-conversation-group-14#comments Adults Programs International Languages Mon, 22 Sep 2014 14:00:00 +0000 Ellen 67577 at http://www.cantonpl.org ELL Book Club http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/ell-book-club-12 Advanced English Language Learners — join us to read and discuss books in English. Books will be discussed until finished. Meets at 12:00 Noon in Group Study Room A <a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=g1004022&amp;searchscope=0&amp;SORT2=R">Friday, October 3rd, 17th and 31st</a>. http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/ell-book-club-12#comments Adults Programs International Languages Mon, 22 Sep 2014 13:00:00 +0000 Ellen 68619 at http://www.cantonpl.org Beginning Word 2010 http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/beginning-word-2010-3 <span style="color:#0c0c0c;">Learn basic word processing skills including creating and formatting text, printing and saving. Prerequisite: Mouse and keyboarding skills.  Join us <a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=g1004020&amp;searchscope=0&amp;SORT2=R">Monday, October 27th</a>, 6:30 to 8:00 PM. </span> http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/beginning-word-2010-3#comments Adults Computer Classes Fri, 05 Sep 2014 17:38:50 +0000 Ellen 75825 at http://www.cantonpl.org If you like Christopher Paolini, Terry Goodkind and J.R.R. Tolkien http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/if-you-christopher-paolini-terry-goodkind-and-jrr-tolkien try these: <br /><br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1267246"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1267246.jpg" /></span>Joust</a> by Mercedes Lackey</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1079940"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1079940.jpg" /></span>The eye of the world</a> by Robert Jordan</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1467223"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1467223.jpg" /></span>Lamentation</a> by Ken Scholes</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1414803"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1414803.jpg" /></span>Acacia: a novel</a> by David Anthony Durham</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1483322"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1483322.jpg" /></span>A game of thrones</a> by George R.R. Martin</p> http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/if-you-christopher-paolini-terry-goodkind-and-jrr-tolkien#comments Adults Fiction Science Fiction May We Suggest Wed, 27 Aug 2014 19:44:10 +0000 Ellen 75723 at http://www.cantonpl.org ELL Conversation Group http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/ell-conversation-group-13 <div class="content"> <div class="content">Practice speaking English in an informal setting with Community Literacy Council volunteers, September <a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=g1003987&amp;searchscope=0&amp;SORT2=R">Thursdays </a>and <a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=g1003988&amp;searchscope=0&amp;SORT2=R">Fridays</a>,  9:30 AM to 11:00 AM in the Purple Room.</div></div> http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/ell-conversation-group-13#comments Adults Programs International Languages Mon, 25 Aug 2014 08:00:00 +0000 Ellen 67576 at http://www.cantonpl.org ELL Book Club http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/ell-book-club-11 Advanced English Language Learners — join us to read and discuss books in English. Books will be discussed until finished. Meets at Noon in Group Study Room A <a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=g1003973&amp;searchscope=0&amp;SORT2=R">Friday, September 5th and 19th.</a> http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/ell-book-club-11#comments Adults Programs International Languages Mon, 25 Aug 2014 08:00:00 +0000 Ellen 68618 at http://www.cantonpl.org ELL Book Club http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/ell-book-club-10 Advanced English Language Learners — join us to read and discuss books in English. Books will be discussed until finished. Meets at 12:00 NOON in the Purple Room Friday, <a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=g1003931&amp;searchscope=0&amp;SORT2=R">August 8th and 22nd.</a> http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/ell-book-club-10#comments Adults Programs International Languages Mon, 28 Jul 2014 13:00:00 +0000 Ellen 68617 at http://www.cantonpl.org ELL Conversation Group http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/ell-conversation-group-11 <div class="content"> <div class="content">Practice speaking English in an informal setting with Community Literacy Council volunteers, July Thursdays and Fridays,  9:30 AM to 11:00 AM in the Purple Room.  <strong>No meeting</strong> Thursday, July 3rd or Friday, July 4th.  </div></div> http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/ell-conversation-group-11#comments Adults Programs International Languages Mon, 23 Jun 2014 14:00:00 +0000 Ellen 67574 at http://www.cantonpl.org Fiction for Dog Lovers http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/fiction-dog-lovers <p class="book-record"> </p><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1441268"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1441268.jpg" /></span>The art of racing in the rain: a novel</a> by Garth Stein</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1345860"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1345860.jpg" /></span>Dog: a novella</a> by Michelle Herman</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1516556"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1516556.jpg" /></span>Dog stories</a> by edited by Diana Secker Tesdell</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1462781"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1462781.jpg" /></span>Dogs and goddesses</a> by Jennifer Crusie, Anne Stuart, and Lani Diane Rich</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1549215"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1549215.jpg" /></span>A dog's journey</a> by W. Bruce Cameron</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1507082"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1507082.jpg" /></span>A dog's purpose</a> by W. Bruce Cameron</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1279872"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1279872.jpg" /></span>A girl's best friend</a> by Elizabeth Young</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1378480"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1378480.jpg" /></span>Guys &amp; dogs</a> by Elaine Fox</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1458748"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1458748.jpg" /></span>Nose down, eyes up: a novel</a> by Merrill Markoe</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1528385"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1528385.jpg" /></span>A pug's tale</a> by Alison Pace</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1507083"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1507083.jpg" /></span>Rose in a storm: a novel</a> by Jon Katz</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1390756"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1390756.jpg" /></span>Walking in circles before lying down: a novel</a> by Merrill Markoe</p> http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/fiction-dog-lovers#comments Pets Adults Fiction Connect Your Summer May We Suggest Animal Lover: Super Bookworm Mon, 16 Jun 2014 17:43:41 +0000 Ellen 69817 at http://www.cantonpl.org Fiction by East Indian authors http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/fiction-east-indian-authors <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1437492"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1437492.jpg" /></span>A good Indian wife: a novel</a> by Anne Cherian</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1275969"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1275969.jpg" /></span>Brick lane: a novel</a> by Monica Ali</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1367059"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1367059.jpg" /></span>The inheritance of loss</a> by Kiran Desai</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1144126"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1144126.jpg" /></span>The god of small things</a> by Arundhati Roy</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1437548"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1437548.jpg" /></span>The white tiger: a novel</a> by Aravind Adiga</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1199185"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1199185.jpg" /></span>The death of Vishnu</a> by Manil Suri</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1461987"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1461987.jpg" /></span>Cutting for stone: a novel</a> by Abraham Verghese</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1370599"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1370599.jpg" /></span>The space between us: a novel</a> by Thrity Umrigar</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1568451"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1568451.jpg" /></span>The lowland: a novel</a> by Jhumpa Lahiri</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1403791"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1403791.jpg" /></span>A thousand splendid suns</a> by Khaled Hosseini</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1429017"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1429017.jpg" /></span>The palace of illusions: a novel</a> by Chitra Lekha Banerjee Divakaruni</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1114042"><span class="jacket"></span>A bend in the river</a> by V. S. Naipaul</p> http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/fiction-east-indian-authors#comments Adults Fiction Connect Your Summer May We Suggest Around the World: Super Bookworm Mon, 16 Jun 2014 17:30:00 +0000 Ellen 69811 at http://www.cantonpl.org Fiction about artists, artisans, and more http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/fiction-about-artists-artisans-and-more <p></p><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1569162"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1569162.jpg" /></span>The goldfinch</a> by Donna Tartt</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1412439"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1412439.jpg" /></span>Loving Frank: a novel</a> by Nancy Horan</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1179782"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1179782.jpg" /></span>Girl with a pearl earring</a> by Tracy Chevalier</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1200305"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1200305.jpg" /></span>Frida: a novel</a> by Bárbara Mujica</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1463114"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1463114.jpg" /></span>Lust for life</a> by Irving Stone</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1195124"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1195124.jpg" /></span>The amazing adventures of Kavalier &amp; Clay: a novel</a> by Michael Chabon</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1112518"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1112518.jpg" /></span>Sons and lovers</a> by D.H. Lawrence</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1147187"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1147187.jpg" /></span>Chasing Cézanne</a> by Peter Mayle</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1362085"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1362085.jpg" /></span>My name is Asher Lev</a> by Chaim Potok</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1247360"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1247360.jpg" /></span>Seek my face</a> by John Updike</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1011549"><span class="jacket"></span>The picture of Dorian Gray</a> by Oscar Wilde ; introduction by Peter Faulkner</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1014274"><span class="jacket"></span>To the lighthouse</a> by Woolf, Virginia, 1882-1941</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1389533"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1389533.jpg" /></span>Messenger of truth</a> by Jacqueline Winspear</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1310942"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1310942.jpg" /></span>The Bernini bust</a> by Iain Pears</p> <br /><br /><br /><p></p> http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/fiction-about-artists-artisans-and-more#comments Art Adults Connect Your Summer May We Suggest Be Creative: Super Bookworm Mon, 16 Jun 2014 16:58:02 +0000 Ellen 69804 at http://www.cantonpl.org