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
The Back Mountain Library
Farmers' Market
Saturdays ~ July 18 - October 3
9:00am - 2:00pm
 
NEW LOCATION: The Dallas Elementary School
Ample Parking and Easy Handicap Access
 
Stop in to the Farmers' Market for a wide selection of locally grown produce, as well as artisanal breads and baked goods, locally sourced honey, and many other fine products from local farmers!
The Farmers' Market is on Facebook! Click on the link to follow their page!
The Giving Evergreen
 
The "Giving Evergreens" is a sculpture created by Sanford Werfel of three evergreen trees with pine needle clusters finished in gold, silver, and copper and hand carved stones.

 

Adding a pine needle cluster, stone, or tree is a lasting and exceptional way to celebrate, honor, or remember someone who has touched your life!
 
Click on the link at left for a Giving Evergreen Engraving Form.
Theater on the Block
6:00pm ~ The Library Grounds
 
Come see area students perform live family theater! Proceeds to benefit the Back Mountain Memorial Library.
 
July 24 & 25:
"Law & Order: Nursery Rhyme Unit" by Jim & Jane Jeffries
 
August 21 & 22:
"Gran's Guide to Stop an Ogre (Also Works with Witches and Bullies)" by Stephanie Demaree
Basic Computer and E-Reader Instruction
Tuesdays ~ 10:30am - 11:30am
Wednesdays ~ 3:30pm - 4:30pm
 
The library is offering free one-on-one basic lessons on using e-readers, iPads, computers, and basic internet use! You can register for a lesson by caling or coming in to the library.

To Renew Items Online:

 
1) Click on the "Online Catalogue" tab at left.
 
2) You will be directed to a new page. At the upper right corner there is a "My Account" link. Click on the link.
3) The site will prompt you for your barcode and password. The barcode number is on your card, the default password for all patron's is "CHANGEME." (Once you have logged in you can set the password to one of your choosing.)
4) Click on the "Ceckouts" tab.
5) Click on the box next to the item you want to renew.
6) Click on the "Renew" button.
 
(To change your password, in "My Account,"
click on the "Change Pin" tab.)
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!

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