February's Book Club Selection: "The Light Between Oceans"

February’s Book Club Selection: “The Light Between Oceans”

Want to start the New Year by reading — and discussing — a great book? Then the Library’s Book Club for adults is for you!…

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Check Out Comics Plus for Fun, Light Reading

Check Out Comics Plus for Fun, Light Reading

Are you and your kids looking for something fun to read on a cold winter’s day? Check out Comics Plus Library Edition, an online resource…

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Children's Book Review: "Arcady's Goal," the Tale of a Soviet Orphan

Children’s Book Review: “Arcady’s Goal,” the Tale of a Soviet Orphan

Arcady’s Goal (juvenile fiction), by Russian born artist and writer Eugene Yelchin, follows Yelchin’s 2012 Newbery Honor book, Breaking Stalin’s Nose. Arcady lives in a…

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Pelham Page Turners Tie for Third in “Battle of the Books”

Pelham Page Turners Tie for Third in “Battle of the Books”

In a hotly contested competition that included teams from ten Westchester libraries, the Pelham Page Turners—a group of eight Pelham kids in grades 4 through…

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October 2014 Bookmark: Once Upon a Novel Night: How the Library's Major Fundraiser Began

October 2014 Bookmark: Once Upon a Novel Night: How the Library’s Major Fundraiser Began

For those who have lived in Pelham for some time, Novel Night is filled with expectation, an exciting every-other-year event in which hundreds of residents…

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September 2014 Bookmark: Kindergarten “K-Day,” An Author Talk, A Book Battle, Novel Night: It’s All Part of Fall at the Library!

September 2014 Bookmark: Kindergarten “K-Day,” An Author Talk, A Book Battle, Novel Night: It’s All Part of Fall at the Library!

Fall is a season full of rituals, be it that last Labor Day barbecue, the opening of school, the beginning of the football season or…

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September is Library Card Sign-up Month

September is Library Card Sign-up Month

The library is a hub of community activity. A library card unlocks a world of adventure— giving everyone access to books, eBooks and other digital…

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August 2014 Bookmark: The Library's Book Club Resumes in September: It's an Ongoing Opportunity to Connect With Other Readers

August 2014 Bookmark: The Library’s Book Club Resumes in September: It’s an Ongoing Opportunity to Connect With Other Readers

A CHANCE TO READ  AND CONNECT WITH OTHER READERS There’s still plenty of summer left, but there’s one enjoyable thing you can do now to…

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July 2014 Bookmark: What We’re Reading -- An Unofficial Guide to Pelham’s Summer Reading

July 2014 Bookmark: What We’re Reading — An Unofficial Guide to Pelham’s Summer Reading

Last year at this time, Bookmark asked employees, trustees and Friends of the Town of Pelham Public Library what they planned on reading during the…

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June 2014 Bookmark: The Pelham Library’s Summer Reading Program: “Fizz Boom Read” with Science, a Reading Game, and More!

June 2014 Bookmark: The Pelham Library’s Summer Reading Program: “Fizz Boom Read” with Science, a Reading Game, and More!

As surely as summer follows spring, summer at the Town of Pelham Public Library means the Summer Reading Program, a time for loads of enjoyable…

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