February 25, 2015 | hathawaym
The Canton Public Library is not responsible for damage to any patron device.
February 25, 2015 | hathawaym
February 4, 2015 | hathawaym
Chilton Library offers car maintenance, repair and recall information online. A great resource for those small jobs, or for pricing out larger ones! A newly-added Labor Time Lookup Tool is now available to help you to estimate repair bills.
For future auto repair professionals, Chilton also offers sample quizzes for popular ASE Certification tests.
February 1, 2015 | hathawaym
Stuck inside on a snowy day? Remember that many library services are can be enjoyed from the comfort of your couch!
January 13, 2015 | hathawaym
Did you know that LearningExpress Library can help you to understand your new computer? In addition to helping you prepare for a new career, college, or even gaining U. S. Citizenship, LEL has a Computer Skills Center with tutorials on popular operating systems, including Beginner, Intermediate and Advanced lessons on Windows 7, Windows 8 and Windows 10. Create an account with your library card number and track your progress through each lesson, at home or in the library.
December 18, 2014 | visnawj
STEAM is an acronym for Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Mathematics. Check out the sites below to explore these fascinating subjects. There are interesting facts to discover and fun games to try out. General grade-range recommendations are provided for each site, but you may find useful info and entertaining activities on sites outside of your grade level as well.
(Elementary) Explore a virtual museum with games, shows, and live interactions.
Girls in STEM
(Upper Elementary - Junior High) Explore this guide (primarily for middle school girls but useful to others) that includes STEM sites, books, and organizations.
(Elementary - High School) Engage your curiosity and imagination about STEM and other subjects through a variety of media.
December 4, 2014 | Boydl
Frozen's Anna and Elsa lend a hand in teaching children how to code!
Join CODE.org in allowing every student the opportunity to learn about computer science and coding.
Angry birds is also an option for older kids or adults.
There is an initiative to complete one hour of free coding lessons in order to raise the level of somputer science fluency for kids. There is a push to teach computer science in the classroom to ensure that children are getting the best chance possible to succeed. Please visit CODE.org to sign up and try a lesson today!
November 1, 2014 | madame librarian
An event in autumn by Henning Mankell ; translated from the Swedish by Laurie Thompson. Fans of Mankell's Swedish detective, Kurt Wallander, will enjoy this story set just before Wallander's final case.
The teacher wars: a history of America's most embattled profession by Dana Goldstein. Everyone has an opinion about America's public schools and the responsibility of its' teachers. Would you be surprised to learn teachers have been similarly embattled for nearly two centuries?
A share in death by Deborah Crombie. This is the first in Crombie's long running Duncan Kincaid/Gemma James series. It's been on my To Read list for awhile and I thought it's time had come. Nominated for an Agatha Award.
October 1, 2014 | hathawaym
Are you doing all you can to stay safe online? Visit the National Cyber Security Alliance's StaySafeOnline.org website to learn more about what you can do to keep your information, your computer, and your money safe as you use the internet. There are also great tips for parents and business owners on avoiding online threats.
July 27, 2014 | fawcettl
July 2, 2014 | Patton
The emedia link on our website offers numerous options toget eLectrified for the summer. You can earn a Connect Your Summer eLectrified badge by reading abook, swiping through a magazine, downloading music or streaming TV shows andmovies, all on your device and free through one of our emedia subscriptions. Each app operates on the Kindle Fire, the iPad/iPhone and any Android device (other devices may vary). Take a moment and sign-up for:
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