obrienbc's Blog http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/obrienbc en-US Thank a Veteran this Veteran's Day! http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/thank-veteran-veterans-day <img alt="" src="https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/default/files/images/USFlag_0.preview.png" style="float:right;" />This Veteran's Day join Applebee's <a href="http://thankyoumovement.com/">Thank You Movement</a> to express thanks to a veteran or active duty military for their brave service to our country. This year you can also help a veteran, active service member or a military family in need. <a href="http://www.applebees.com/locations">Applebee's</a> also invites veterans and active duty military to enjoy a free <a href="http://www.applebees.com/veteransdaymenu">meal</a>. Many other <a href="http://abcnews.go.com/Business/top-veterans-day-deals-freebies-tomorrow/story?id=26769921">businesses</a> are also thanking veterans for their service with various deals and freebies. http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/thank-veteran-veterans-day#comments Applebees freebies Thank You Movement Veteran's Day Mon, 10 Nov 2014 19:56:00 +0000 obrienbc 76516 at http://www.cantonpl.org Remember to Fall Back! http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/remember-fall-back Enjoy an extra hour of sleep this weekend as <img width="200" height="150" class="image image-preview selected" style="float:right;" alt="" src="https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/default/files/images/dst.preview.jpg" /><a href="http://www.webexhibits.org/daylightsaving/b.html">Daylight Saving Time</a> ends and <a href="http://www.timeanddate.com/library/abbreviations/timezones/na/est.html">Eastern Standard Time</a> begins starting at 2:00 AM Sunday November 2nd. In addition, take time to change those smoke detector batteries and turn on carbon monoxide detectors to protect your family and home. http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/remember-fall-back#comments Sat, 01 Nov 2014 14:44:58 +0000 obrienbc 76424 at http://www.cantonpl.org Some New Football Titles to Huddle Around! http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/some-new-football-titles-huddle-around-through <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1611076"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1611076.jpg" /></span>Against football: one fan's reluctant manifesto</a> by Steve Almond</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1616171"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1616171.jpg" /></span>Football: great writing about the national sport</a> by edited by John Schulian</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1616174"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1616174.jpg" /></span>The game before the money: voices of the men who built the NFL</a> by Jackson Michael</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1611083"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1611083.jpg" /></span>The opening kickoff: the tumultuous birth of a football nation</a> by Dave Revsine</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1611084"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1611084.jpg" /></span>Season of Saturdays: a history of college football in 14 games</a> by Michael Weinreb</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1609679"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1609679.jpg" /></span>The storm and the tide: tragedy, hope and triumph in Tuscaloosa</a> by Lars Anderson</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1616176"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1616176.jpg" /></span>Striking gridiron: a town's pride and a team's shot at glory during the biggest strike in American history</a> by Greg Nichols</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1609669"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1609669.jpg" /></span>Why football matters: my education in the game</a> by Mark Edmundson</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1609669"></a> </p> http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/some-new-football-titles-huddle-around-through#comments Sports May We Suggest College Football Football Professional Football Wed, 22 Oct 2014 00:36:47 +0000 obrienbc 76303 at http://www.cantonpl.org Save Lives: Register to Become an Organ and Tissue Donor Today http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/save-lives-register-become-organ-and-tissue-donor-today <p><img alt="" src="https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/default/files/images/Gift%20of%20Life.jpg" style="float:right;" />Join the <a href="http://www.giftoflifemichigan.org/become-donor">Michigan Organ Donor Registry</a> to save lives during our second <a href="https://www.facebook.com/ML4Life">Michigan Libraries for Life</a> campaign on Tuesday, October 7th from 2:00-8:00 PM. Library staff will be available to answer questions, provide fun give-away items and most importantly, help community members to become organ, eye and tissue donors. If you are unable to stop by during the scheduled time and are interested in becoming a donor, register <a href="http://www.giftoflifemichigan.org/">online</a>.<br /><br /> The Canton Public Library has partnered with the Gift of Life Michigan in this endeavor. By hosting this campaign, we hope to educate, inspire and empower patrons to join Michigan's organ and donor registry and help save the lives of one or several of the 3,000 Michigan residents currently waiting for an organ transplant.</p> http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/save-lives-register-become-organ-and-tissue-donor-today#comments Gift of Life Michigan Libraries for Life Organ Donation Thu, 04 Sep 2014 19:55:43 +0000 obrienbc 75809 at http://www.cantonpl.org A Key to Hope http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/key-hope <img alt="" src="https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/default/files/images/Drivers%20License%20with%20organ%20donor%20symbol.preview.jpg" style="float:right;" />Imagine struggling to walk, breath, or even see loved ones. It takes just one organ donor to save up to eight lives and enhance 50 more. Watch for our Second Annual <a href="http://bit.ly/ML4Life">Michigan Libraries for Life</a> campaign here at CPL during the first week of October to join the <a href="https://services.sos.state.mi.us/OrganDonor/Pages/Registry.aspx">Organ Donor Registry</a>.<br /> In the meantime, register to be an <a href="http://www.michigan.gov/sos/0,1607,7-127-34786---,00.html">organ donor</a> at <a href="http://expressSOS.com">ExpressSOS.com</a>, the online Secretary of State, here at the library. In so doing, it offers hope to the more than 3,200 Michigan residents currently waiting for the gift of life. http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/key-hope#comments ExpressSOS Gift of Life Organ and Tissue Donation Secretary of State Thu, 04 Sep 2014 04:00:00 +0000 obrienbc 65759 at http://www.cantonpl.org eBook Basics http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/ebook-basics-16 <img class="image image-_original" style="float:right;width:229px;height:205px;" alt="" src="https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/default/files/images/overdrive_0.jpg" />Bring your registered eBook reader along with a current Canton Library card and join us on <a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=g1004061">Friday, November 7, 2014</a> from 10:30 AM to 12:00 PM to learn the basics of how to check-out free library eBooks and read them on an iPad, Kindle, Nook or other device. http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/ebook-basics-16#comments Adults Computer Classes Mon, 28 Jul 2014 19:16:38 +0000 obrienbc 74432 at http://www.cantonpl.org Teen Adventurers and Survivors http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/teen-adventurers <a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/search/X?searchtype=t&amp;searcharg=being+henry&amp;searchscope=10&amp;SORT=D&amp;submit=Search">Being Henry David</a> by Cal Armistead<br /><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/search/X?searchtype=t&amp;searcharg=why+we+took&amp;searchscope=10&amp;SORT=D&amp;submit=Search">Why We Took the Car</a> by Wolfgang Herrndorf<br /><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/search~S10?/tnavigating/tnavigating/1%2C6%2C8%2CB/exact&amp;FF=tnavigating+early&amp;1%2C2%2C">Navigating Early</a> by Clare Vanderpool<br /><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/search/X?searchtype=t&amp;searcharg=searching+for+sky&amp;searchscope=10&amp;SORT=D&amp;submit=Search">Searching for Sky</a> by Jillian Cantor<br /><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/search~S10?/tpeak/tpeak/1%2C4%2C6%2CB/exact&amp;FF=tpeak&amp;1%2C2%2C/indexsort=-">Peak</a> by Roland Smith<br /><a href="https://catalog.cantonpl.org/search~S10?/tlet%27s+get+lost/tlets+get+lost/1%2C1%2C3%2CB/frameset&amp;FF=tlets+get+lost&amp;3%2C%2C3/indexsort=-">Let's Get Lost</a> by Adi Alsaid<br /><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1602171">Museum of Intangible Things</a> by Wendy Wunder<br /><a href="https://catalog.cantonpl.org/search~S10?/tnight+of+the+how/tnight+of+the+how/1%2C2%2C2%2CB/frameset&amp;FF=tnight+of+the+howling+dogs&amp;1%2C1%2C/indexsort=-">Night of the Howling Dogs</a> by Graham Salisbury<br /><a href="https://catalog.cantonpl.org/search~S10?/Xwhite+darkness&amp;SORT=D/Xwhite+darkness&amp;SORT=D&amp;SUBKEY=white+darkness/1%2C27%2C27%2CB/frameset&amp;FF=Xwhite+darkness&amp;SORT=D&amp;1%2C1%2C">White Darkness: a Novel</a> by Geraldine McCaughrean<br /><a href="https://catalog.cantonpl.org/search~S10/?searchtype=t&amp;searcharg=until+it+hurts+to+stop&amp;searchscope=10&amp;sortdropdown=-&amp;SORT=DZ&amp;extended=0&amp;SUBMIT=Search&amp;searchlimits=&amp;searchorigarg=Xuntil+it+hurts+to+stop%26SORT%3DDZ">Until it Hurts to Stop</a> by Jennifer R. Hubbard<br /><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/search/X?SEARCH=going+bovine">Going Bovine</a> by Libba Bray<br /><a href="https://catalog.cantonpl.org/search~S10?/Xmiles+between&amp;SORT=D/Xmiles+between&amp;SORT=D&amp;SUBKEY=miles+between/1%2C63%2C63%2CB/frameset&amp;FF=Xmiles+between&amp;SORT=D&amp;1%2C1%2C">Miles Between</a> by Mary E. Pearson<br /> http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/teen-adventurers#comments Teens Fiction Connect Your Summer May We Suggest Great Outdoors: Super Bookworm Great Outdoors: eLectrified adventurers coming of age CYS 2014 teen Mon, 16 Jun 2014 15:54:00 +0000 obrienbc 69745 at http://www.cantonpl.org Discover Michigan's Great Outdoors http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/discover-michigans-great-outdoors <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1570568"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1570568.jpg" /></span>Canoeing Michigan rivers: a comprehensive guide to 45 rivers</a> by text, Jerry Dennis ; original maps and photographs, Craig Date</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1598377"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1598377.jpg" /></span>Paddling Michigan's hidden beauty: [the rivers, the towns, the taverns]</a> by Doc Fletcher</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1525047"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1525047.jpg" /></span>The paddler's guide to Michigan</a> by Jeff Counts</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1496157"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1496157.jpg" /></span>Michigan rivers less paddled: the rivers, the towns, the taverns</a> by Doc Fletcher</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1502392"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1502392.jpg" /></span>Hiking Michigan</a> by Roger E. Storm, Susan M. Wedzel</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1570037">Best hikes near Detroit and Ann Arbor</a><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1562545"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1562545.jpg" /></span>Michigan's best campgrounds: a guide to the best 150 public campgrounds in the Great Lakes state</a> by Jim DuFresne</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1339091"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1339091.jpg" /></span>Road biking. Michigan</a> by Cari Noga</p> <p class="book-record"></p><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1570043"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1570043.jpg" /></span>Best bike rides Detroit and Ann Arbor: great recreational rides in Southeast Michigan</a> by Rob Pulcipher</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1570043"></a> </p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1495639"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1495639.jpg" /></span>Twelve classic trout streams in Michigan: a handbook for fly anglers</a> by Gerth E. Hendrickson ; fully revised by Jim DuFresne</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1265158"><span class="jacket"></span>Fishing Michigan</a> by Eric Sharp</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1247321"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1247321.jpg" /></span>Flyfisher's guide to Michigan</a> by Jim Bedford</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1261863"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1261863.jpg" /></span>Trout streams of Michigan: a fly-angler's guide</a> by Bob Linsenman and Steve Nevala ; foreword by Ernest Schwiebert</p> <p></p> http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/discover-michigans-great-outdoors#comments Teens Adults Non-fiction Connect Your Summer May We Suggest Great Outdoors: Super Bookworm My Mitten: Super Bookworm activities CYS 2014 Michigan Outdoor Mon, 16 Jun 2014 13:00:00 +0000 obrienbc 69295 at http://www.cantonpl.org Books on Screen: Classic Outdoor Adventures http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/books-screen-classic-outdoor-adventures Read the book then watch the movie!<ul><li><a href="https://catalog.cantonpl.org/search~S10?/ablake%2C+michael/ablake+michael/1%2C2%2C4%2CB/exact&amp;FF=ablake+michael+1945&amp;1%2C3%2C/indexsort=-">Da</a><a href="https://catalog.cantonpl.org/search~S10?/ablake%2C+michael/ablake+michael/1%2C2%2C4%2CB/exact&amp;FF=ablake+michael+1945&amp;1%2C3%2C/indexsort=-"><span class="-a">nces with Wolves</span></a> by Michael Blake</li> <li><a href="https://catalog.cantonpl.org/search~S10?/tdeliverance/tdeliverance/1%2C4%2C6%2CB/exact&amp;FF=tdeliverance&amp;1%2C3%2C/indexsort=-">Deliverance</a> by James Dickey</li> <li><a href="https://catalog.cantonpl.org/search~S10/?searchtype=t&amp;searcharg=into+thin+air&amp;searchscope=10&amp;sortdropdown=-&amp;SORT=DZ&amp;extended=0&amp;SUBMIT=Search&amp;searchlimits=&amp;searchorigarg=Xinto+thin+air">Into Thin Air</a> by Jon Krakauer</li> <li><a href="https://catalog.cantonpl.org/search~S10/?searchtype=t&amp;searcharg=legends+of+the+fall&amp;searchscope=10&amp;sortdropdown=-&amp;SORT=D&amp;extended=0&amp;searchlimits=&amp;searchorigarg=tdeliverance">Legends of the Fall</a> by Jim Harrison</li> <li><a href="https://catalog.cantonpl.org/search~S10/?searchtype=t&amp;searcharg=river+runs+through&amp;searchscope=10&amp;sortdropdown=-&amp;SORT=D&amp;extended=0&amp;searchlimits=&amp;searchorigarg=timpossible">River Runs Through It</a> by Norman Maclean</li> <li><a href="https://catalog.cantonpl.org/search~S10/?searchtype=t&amp;searcharg=touching+the+void&amp;searchscope=10&amp;sortdropdown=-&amp;SORT=D&amp;extended=0&amp;searchlimits=&amp;searchorigarg=triver+runs+through">Touching the Void</a> by Joe Simpson</li> <li><a href="https://catalog.cantonpl.org/search~S10/?searchtype=t&amp;searcharg=true+grit&amp;searchscope=10&amp;sortdropdown=-&amp;SORT=DZ&amp;extended=0&amp;SUBMIT=Search&amp;searchlimits=&amp;searchorigarg=Xtrue+grit">True Grit</a> by Charles Portis</li> </ul><ul><li><br /></li></ul> http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/books-screen-classic-outdoor-adventures#comments Adults Fiction Movies & Television Connect Your Summer May We Suggest Great Outdoors: Super Bookworm Great Outdoors: eLectrified adventure Books to Film CYS movies Mon, 16 Jun 2014 13:00:00 +0000 obrienbc 69450 at http://www.cantonpl.org Walking Adventures http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/great-outdoor-adventures <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1603340"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1603340.jpg" /></span>Grandma Gatewood's walk: the inspiring story of the woman who saved the Appalachian Trail</a> by Ben Montgomery</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1459281"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1459281.jpg" /></span>The lost art of walking: the history, science, philosophy, and literature of pedestrianism</a> by Geoff Nicholson</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1573726"></a><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1573726"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1573726.jpg" /></span> 1,000-mile Great Lakes walk: one woman's trek along the shorelines of all five Great Lakes</a> by Loreen Niewenhuis</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1603343"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1603343.jpg" /></span>A Walk in the Clouds: 50 Years Among the Mountains</a> by Reynolds, Kev</p> <br /><p class="book-record"> </p><p class="book-record"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1606701.jpg" /></span><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/search/X?searchtype=t&amp;searcharg=pedestrianism&amp;searchscope=10&amp;SORT=D&amp;submit=Search">Pedestrianism: When Watching People Walk Was America's Favorite Spectator Sport</a> by Matthew Algeo</p> <p></p> http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/great-outdoor-adventures#comments Adults Non-fiction Connect Your Summer May We Suggest Great Outdoors: Super Bookworm adventures CYS 2014 Great Outdoors Mon, 16 Jun 2014 13:00:00 +0000 obrienbc 68650 at http://www.cantonpl.org FIFA Fever? Try These Fútbol Titles http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/fifa-fever-try-new-f%C3%BAtbol-title <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1603347"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1603347.jpg" /></span>ight world cups: my journey through the beauty and dark side of soccer</a> by George Vecsey</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1598398"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1598398.jpg" /></span>The mammoth book of the World Cup</a> by Nick Holt</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1606717"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1606717.jpg" /></span>Golazo!: the beautiful game from the Aztecs to the World Cup: the complete history of how soccer shaped Latin America</a> by Andreas Campomar</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1598399"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1598399.jpg" /></span>Why soccer matters</a> by Pelé ; with Brian Winter</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1598401"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1598401.jpg" /></span>Fifa World Cup Brazil Official Book 2014</a> by Mattos, Jon</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1598375"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1598375.jpg" /></span>I am Zlatan</a> by Zlatan Ibrahimovic with David Lagercrantz ; translated from the Swedish by Ruth Urbom</p><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1480719"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1480719.jpg" /></span>However tall the mountain: a dream, eight girls, and a journey home</a> by Awista Ayub</p><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1572792"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1572792.jpg" /></span>The numbers game: why everything you know about soccer is wrong</a> by Chris Anderson and David Sally</p><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1582615"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1582615.jpg" /></span>100 years of soccer in America: the official book of the U.S. Soccer Federation</a> by executive editor, Dan Flynn</p> <p></p> http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/fifa-fever-try-new-f%C3%BAtbol-title#comments Sports Teens Adults Connect Your Summer May We Suggest Game On: Super Bookworm FIFA Tournament soccer Thu, 12 Jun 2014 13:00:00 +0000 obrienbc 69512 at http://www.cantonpl.org Congratulations to the Worst Opening Sentence Contest Winner! http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/congratulations-worst-opening-sentence-contest-winner-0 <img alt="" src="https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/default/files/images/snoopy.preview_0.jpg" style="float:right;" />The results are in and the judges have determined the winner in our National Library Week Worst Opening Sentence Contest.<br /><br /> Congratulations to the author of the winning sentence:<br /><br /> I remember thinking, 'Flying squirrels aren't actually supposed to fly...are they?' right before it hit my face.<br /><br /> Thank you to everyone who participated in the celebration of National Library Week with the Canton Public Library! http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/congratulations-worst-opening-sentence-contest-winner-0#comments Tue, 22 Apr 2014 21:33:14 +0000 obrienbc 68737 at http://www.cantonpl.org eBook Users Group http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/ebook-users-group-11 <img alt="" src="https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/default/files/images/ipadreading.preview.jpg" style="float:right;" />Join other eReader users and library staff as we share eBook tips and tricks in an informal environment. Group will meet <a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=g1003766">Tuesday, April 22 from 7:00-8:00 PM</a> in Group Study Room A. http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/ebook-users-group-11#comments Canton Public Library eBook eReaders Tue, 25 Mar 2014 08:00:00 +0000 obrienbc 68124 at http://www.cantonpl.org eBook Basics http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/ebook-basics-14 <img style="float:right;width:200px;height:197px;" alt="" src="https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/default/files/images/overdrive%20promo_0.preview.jpg" />Bring your registered eBook reader, current Canton Library card and join us on <a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=g1003765">Friday, April 11 from 10:30 AM-12:00 PM</a> to learn the basics of how to check-out free library eBooks and read them on an iPad, Kindle, Nook or other device. http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/ebook-basics-14#comments Canton Public Library ebooks eReaders Overdrive Tue, 25 Mar 2014 08:00:00 +0000 obrienbc 68122 at http://www.cantonpl.org WWA Announce the 2014 Spur Award Winners http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/wwa-announce-2014-spur-awards <p>A complete list of winners and finalists can be found on the <a href="http://westernwriters.org/spur-awards/">Western Writers of America </a>website.<br /></p><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1569338"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1569338.jpg" /></span>Spider woman's daughter</a> by Anne Hillerman</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1572369"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1572369.jpg" /></span>Shot all to hell: Jesse James, the Northfield Raid, and the wild West's greatest escape</a> by Mark Lee Gardner</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1571128"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1571128.jpg" /></span>Light of the world</a> by James Lee Burke</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1568617"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1568617.jpg" /></span>Crossing Purgatory</a> by Gary Schanbacher</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1574328"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1574328.jpg" /></span>Yosemite's songster: one coyote's story</a> by Ginger Wadsworth ; illustrated by Daniel San Souci</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1575432"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1575432.jpg" /></span>Jack London: an American life</a> by Earle Labor</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1575432"></a> </p> <p></p> http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/wwa-announce-2014-spur-awards#comments Adults Western May We Suggest 2014 Spur Awards Western Writers of America Sat, 22 Mar 2014 16:42:38 +0000 obrienbc 68343 at http://www.cantonpl.org