New DVD’s at the South Side Branch

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Many patrons have been waiting for new material.  These titles have been added to the adult DVD collection at the South Side Branch.  Some of them are older films and others are new.

Ancient Aliens: Season 8, The Intern, The Perfect Guy, The Martian, Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck, Downton Abbey Season 6, Son of Batman, Mission Impossible: Rogue Nation, Burnt, Forger, November Man, No Escape, A Bigger Splash, Sicario, Sherlock: The Abominable Bride, Babylon 5 Seasons 1-3, Mrs. Brown’s Boys:  Complete Series, Pretty Little Liars Season 5.


South Side Branch Celebrates Black History Month

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civilrights10Join us at the South Side Branch on Saturday, February 20 from 1:00-3:30 pm.  and watch the 2014 feature film Selma.  This movie chronicles Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr’s epic march from Selma to Montgomery, Alabama.  Refreshments will be served!

More information here

New picture books at the South Side

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Paw Patrol and other picture books have arrived at the South Side.

The following titles are paw patrol books:  Let’s Find Adventure; Pup, Pup, and Away!; Chase’s Space Case; The Pups Save the Bunnies; Rubble to the Rescue; Team Colors; Pups to the Rescue; Chase is on the Case; Pit Crew Pups.

Other picture book titles are:  This Book Just Ate My Dog; A Recipe for Bedtime; Otis and the Puppy; Never Ask a Dinosaur to Dinner; Monsters Love Underpants; Monkey and the Little One; Mind Your Monsters; Max and Marla; The Little Snowplow; Little Penguin Gets the Hiccups; Hug Machine; How to Grow a Friend; Don’t Push the Button; Dinosaur Rocket!; A Crash of Rhinos; Cock-a-Doodle-Doo-Bop!

Hurry in as some of these titles have already been checked out by other patrons!

Enjoy these new children’s books.


Movie Matinee at South Side Branch

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The Movie Matinee scheduled for Tuesday, February 16 at 4:00 p.m. has been postponed until Tuesday, March 8 at 4:00 p.m.  The movie being shown will be Paddington.  This movie is rated PG.  Popcorn and refreshments will be served.  Please register online or call 610-867-7852.

Movie Matinee

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dreamstime_xs_11195398Enjoy an afternoon at the South Side Branch with snacks, beverages and a movie about the adventures of a very famous bear who was found at a train station. Watch the feature film Paddington today, February 16 at 4 pm. The PG movie was based on the books by Michael Bond which are available to borrow at the library. More here

South Side Branch to open at 3:00 PM

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The South Side Branch will not be open until 3:00 PM on Thursday, February 11, 2016.

The hours of operation will be 3:00-8:00 PM.

There is no heat in the building, but it is being worked on!

New Urban Fiction titles

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Several new titles have been added to the Urban Fiction collection at the South Side Branch.

The Score by Kiki Swinson

White lines III : all falls down by Tracy Brown

The Cartel 5 by Ashley and Jaquavis

Heist 2 by Kiki Swinson

Miami by Nikki Turner

A Moment of Silence by Sister Souljah

Murdergram: part 2 by Nisa Santiago

No More Mr. Nice Guy by Carl Weber

Stone Cold Liar by Noire

The South Branch remains closed on Tuesday

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Snowman_2The streets are still not good around the Branch and parking is non-existent, so we will not open. The Main Library is open. But don’t worry about returning your materials to either location today. We’ve changed the due dates to tomorrow.