Library Lines

So as I sit down to write this week’s Library Lines, it is September 21, which just happens to be author Stephen King’s birthday. King is one of my favorite authors. If you haven’t read any of his novels, I urge you to do so immediately. I know what you’re going to say: you don’t like horror. Fair enough. It’s not my favorite genre either. More...

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By Vicky Terry On Wednesday, September 16th, 2015

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Selecting books can be fun, of course, but it can also be challenging. Obviously, I want to choose books that interest people, books that will make them stop and think – “Hey, that’s just the topic I’d like More...

By Vicky Terry On Wednesday, September 9th, 2015

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Have you ever want-ed to learn how to crochet? If you know how, have you ever thought it would be fun to meet with a group of like-minded people to share tips, tricks and ideas? Well, I have good news for you. More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, September 2nd, 2015

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Julia Child (1912 – 2004) will be portrayed by Karen Vuranch, of Fayetteville, in a West Virginia Humanities Council History Alive! program at Linwood Community Library at Snowshoe Sunday, September 13, at  More...

By Vicky Terry On Wednesday, August 26th, 2015

Library Lines

Any time the UPS truck pulls up to McClintic Library, everyone, and I mean every single person, turns to look at me. “Shopping again?” is either said aloud, or clearly written on each face. I may be guilty as More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, August 19th, 2015

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By Helena Gondry Hillsboro Library Friends “Shepherd’s Pie, Wild Mushrooms and English Tea” Reflections on Beatrix Potter (1866-1943) I have come to believe that the library is filled with adventure. As More...

By Vicky Terry On Wednesday, August 5th, 2015

Library Lines

One of the duties of a library’s board of trustees is to set policy for the library system. Policies usually come about due to an issue which might need resolution. A policy is presented, discussed, edited and More...