It's the week of Thanksgiving! I know most of you are headed out to see family and friends. I have plans for Thanksgiving too! Me and my animal library friends — the giraffes, the Monkeys, the armadillo, and all the others — are going to have a great big Thanksgiving here at the library. We're going to raid the staff fridge, and then we'll play some video games and watch a movie on the big screen in the Community room. Of course, this is a secret from all the librarians, so don't tell anyone! I told you because I like you!
That reminds me. At Thanksgiving you're supposed to think about what you are thankful for. I'm thankful for all of you! You always make my day when you come into the library and say "Hi!" And I'm thankful for the library for giving me this great job and feeding me with cookies. What are you thankful for? Let me know — respond to the blog!
Have a wonderful Thanksgiving whatever your plans are!
I have been try to put a CD on hold (Kiss & Tell Selena Gomez) for the last 15 minutes. I can login to your site; but, every time I enter my name and library card number to request the hold for the CD, I get an error box. It's driving me nuts! I have tried every option. I know my name and have my library number memorized. Can you put the CD on hold for me? And, then tell me what's going on? Thank You!
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As you know from media reports, a tragic shooting occurred today outside of the library. We are thankful and relieved that library staff and patrons were not injured, and our hearts go out to the families of the two people who were involved. While the library is closed for the remainder of the day today, we will be open our regular hours on Wednesday. We thank all of you who have expressed concern about our well-being; it is a comfort to us all to have our community’s support. We also thank the Canton Township Public Safety Department for their quick and professional response to this emergency, and ask that any inquiries about their investigation be directed to them.
If you had any library materials that were due today, our book return is now open; any materials returned on Wednesday will be backdated as if they were returned Tuesday. If you had any library materials on the Hold Shelf that were set to expire today, you may pick them up anytime before 9 p.m. Wednesday.