Back Mountain Memorial Library

 

A member of the Luzerne County Library System

96 Huntsville Road

Dallas, PA 18612


HOURS: Mon  -  Thurs:           9:30am - 8:30pm

              Friday:                      9:30am - 5:30pm

              Saturday:                  9:30am - 4:30pm
PH:  570-675-1182             FAX:  570-674-5863
LIBRARY NEWS
Are you looking for something to listen to on a trip, or while relaxing by the pool?
Try Dr. Elliot Engel's "Authors Ink" series! This fun and informative audiobook series is available in the library!
2014 Farmers' Market!
 Saturdays 9:00am - 2:00pm
July 19th ~ October 11th
 
Come down to enjoy delicious local produce, breads, baked goods, and many other treats.
This Year's Vendors will be:
Beekeeper's Daughter
Beta Bread
Braces
Creekside
Dancing Hen Farm
Dymonds
Fertile Grounds
Golomb's
I Gourmet
Mrs. Fritz's Homemade
No Bull Ranch
Rolands
Soup Chic
Star Bakery
We hope to see you there!
Theater on the Block!
6:00pm on the Library Grounds
August 15th & 16th
"Commedia Puss and Boots"
 
See area students perform live family theater. Come down to the library for a fun night for the whole family!
 
Proceeds benefit the Back Mountain Memorial Library.

Rising 5th and 6th Graders

Asked to Write About

“A Book That Shaped Me”

Saturday, July 26th ~ 2:00pm

 
The Library of Congress is sponsoring a summer essay contest, in conjunction with public libraries in the Mid-Atlantic region, encouraging rising 5th and 6th grade students to reflect on a book that has made a personal impact on their lives. The Back Mountain Memorial Library is a proud sponsor of this exciting event! Please go to the Children's Room page for further information and a link for entry forms!
PJ Story Time with Tangrams!
Monday Evening, July 28th
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Children's Room
 
Guest readers will lead the children in rearranging their tangrams according to the stories being read! (A set of Tangrams will be distributed to each child at the program.) Open to all ages.
 
 Please go to the Children's Room Page for more information about upcoming summer events.
2014 Holiday Sale!

 Come in to the library for great deals on
decorations, toys, collectibles, and so much more!
Located just inside the library entrance.
Downloadable eBooks Are Available!
 
You will need a library card for
Luzerne County.
Here’s what you need to get started:
 
1) Click on the “eBooks Are Here!” link, shown.
2) You will be taken to the “Magic Wall.” The Magic Wall shows dozens of featured titles available for downloading. Choose a free app for your eReader: axisReader or Blio. You can also download an app from the "App Zone" on the "Magic Wall."
3) Once you have your library card, you can set up a "Magic Wall" account by clicking on "Login," then on "My Account."
4) Choose a tab above the Magic Wall or from the menu to the left to browse the collection.
5) Click on a book cover to get a synopsis or reader reviews.
6) You can begin downloading your choice immediately by clicking on
Checkout Now, or Add to Checkout List and keep browsing.
 
You can also put a book on hold by clicking Add to Wish List.
PLEASE VISIT THE CHILDREN'S ROOM PAGE
FOR INFORMATION ABOUT
UPCOMING EVENTS AND ACTIVITIES
FOR CHILDREN AND YOUNG ADULTS!
 
Click on the Friends of the Library's page
for the current Newsletter!
LIBRARY WISH LIST 
 
General Library:
3 Triangular signboards
Card Tables
 
Children's Room (Story Hour Craft Items):
Markers, glue sticks, foamies, finger paint, construction paper, etc.
 
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