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Articles for November 2017 

Nov 27, 2017

Landing at Plymouth Rock

Suzanne Sanderson, Librarian

Last week, we celebrated Thanksgiving. We all know the story (or, as at least one book claims, the myth) of Thanksgiving. How the Indians taught the Pilgrims to plant corn so that they wouldn't starve. How the harvest was bountiful. How the Pilgrims and the Indians came together for days of feasting and playing games. But is that the whole story - or even the real story? Who were these people…  MORE >>

Nov 20, 2017

Thanksgiving Memories

Suzanne Sanderson, Plymouth Librarian

In past years, I have written about the true meaning of Thanksgiving, giving thanks. This year, I'll just get down to what most people think about when they think of Thanksgiving: food. We know that Thanksgiving is a harvest festival, a time to give thanks for the bounties of nature... or for having enough food to survive for another year. Thanksgiving is also a time for family and friends to…  MORE >>

Nov 13, 2017

New Books for Children

Suzanne Sanderson, Librarian

Last week I shared a rather long list of new books that the library has for adult readers. Now it's time for kiddie lit.

Picture books to look for:

Silly Lilly and the four seasons /Rosenstiehl, Agnes

How big could your pumpkin grow? /Minor, Wendell.

Secrets of the seasons : orbiting the sun in our backyard /Zoehfeld,…  MORE >>

Nov 6, 2017

New Books in the Library

Suzanne Sanderson, Librarian

Is there anything better than a brand-new book? Well, maybe.... But for a dedicated reader, new books can be pretty exciting. Thanks to an increase in the Library's budget for 2017, we have an increase in hot-off-the-press books. Some are still "on order" at Seattle Public Library and the King County Library System, and once the books arrive, the waitlist is huge. You, however, can go to…  MORE >>

Articles for November 2017