Ellen's Blog http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/41 en-US 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 1:00 PM in Group Study Room A Friday, August 8th and 22nd. 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 ELL Book Club http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/ell-book-club-8 Advanced English Language Learners — join us to read and discuss books in English. Books will be discussed until finished. Meets at 1:00 PM in Group Study Room A Friday, <a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=g1003855&amp;searchscope=0&amp;SORT2=R">June 13th and 27th.</a> http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/ell-book-club-8#comments Adults Programs International Languages Tue, 27 May 2014 13:00:00 +0000 Ellen 68615 at http://www.cantonpl.org ELL Conversation Group http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/ell-conversation-group-10 <div class="content"> <div class="content">Practice speaking English in an informal setting with Community Literacy Council volunteers, June <a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=g1003860&amp;searchscope=0&amp;SORT2=R">Thursdays</a> and <a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=g1003861&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-10#comments Adults Programs International Languages Mon, 26 May 2014 14:00:00 +0000 Ellen 67573 at http://www.cantonpl.org ELL Book Club http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/ell-book-club-9 Advanced English Language Learners — join us to read and discuss books in English. Books will be discussed until finished. Meets at 1:00 PM in Group Study Room A Friday, July 11th and 25th.  http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/ell-book-club-9#comments Adults Programs International Languages Fri, 23 May 2014 13:00:00 +0000 Ellen 68616 at http://www.cantonpl.org Beginning Word 2010 http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/beginning-word-2010-2 <span style="color:#000000;font-family:'Times New Roman';"> </span><p class="MsoNormal" style="margin:0in 0in 10pt;"><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=g1003833&amp;searchscope=0&amp;SORT2=R"></a><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=g1003821&amp;searchscope=0&amp;SORT2=R">Saturday, May 10th from 10:00-11:30 AM.</a>  </span><span style="color:#333333;"></span></p><p></p><span style="color:#000000;font-family:'Times New Roman';"> </span> http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/beginning-word-2010-2#comments Adults Computer Classes Fri, 25 Apr 2014 03:59:00 +0000 Ellen 68622 at http://www.cantonpl.org Intermediate Word 2010 http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/intermediate-word-2010-1 <span style="color:#000000;font-family:'Times New Roman';"> </span><p style="margin:0in 0in 10pt;" class="MsoNormal"><span style="color:#000000;">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 <a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=g1003849&amp;searchscope=0&amp;SORT2=R">Saturday, May 24 from 10:00-11:30 AM.</a>  <span style="color:#333333;"></span></span></p><p></p><span style="color:#000000;font-family:'Times New Roman';"> </span> http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/intermediate-word-2010-1#comments Adults Computer Classes Fri, 25 Apr 2014 03:59:00 +0000 Ellen 68623 at http://www.cantonpl.org ELL Book Club http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/ell-book-club-7 Advanced English Language Learners — join us to read and discuss books in English. Books will be discussed until finished. Meets at 1:00 PM in Group Study Room A Friday, May 2nd, 16th and 30th. http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/ell-book-club-7#comments Adults Programs International Languages Sun, 13 Apr 2014 18:24:18 +0000 Ellen 68614 at http://www.cantonpl.org ELL Conversation Groups http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/ell-conversation-groups-1 <div class="content">Practice speaking English in an informal setting with Community Literacy Council volunteers, April<a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=g1003760&amp;searchscope=0&amp;SORT2=R"> Thursdays</a> and <a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=g1003761&amp;searchscope=0&amp;SORT2=R">Fridays</a>,  9:30 AM to 11:00 AM in the Purple Room.</div> http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/ell-conversation-groups-1#comments Adults Programs International Languages Mon, 24 Mar 2014 14:00:00 +0000 Ellen 67571 at http://www.cantonpl.org ELL Book Club http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/ell-book-club-6 Advanced English Language Learners — join us to read and discuss books in English. Books will be discussed until finished. Meets at 1:00 PM in Group Study Room A<a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=g1003772&amp;searchscope=0&amp;SORT2=R"> Friday, April 4th and 18th.</a> http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/ell-book-club-6#comments Adults Programs International Languages Mon, 24 Mar 2014 14:00:00 +0000 Ellen 67962 at http://www.cantonpl.org ELL Conversation Groups http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/ell-conversation-groups-0 <div class="content">Practice speaking English in an informal setting with Community Literacy Council volunteers, March Thursdays and Fridays,  9:30 AM to 11:00 AM in Group Study Room A.</div> http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/ell-conversation-groups-0#comments Adults Programs International Languages Mon, 24 Feb 2014 09:00:00 +0000 Ellen 67570 at http://www.cantonpl.org ELL Book Club http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/ell-book-club-5 Advanced English Language Learners — join us to read and discuss books in English. Books will be discussed until finished. Meets at 1:00 PM in Group Study Room A Friday, March 7th and 21st. http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/ell-book-club-5#comments Adults Programs International Languages Mon, 24 Feb 2014 09:00:00 +0000 Ellen 67961 at http://www.cantonpl.org