Wednesday, August 27, 2014

Tuesday, August 26, 2014

Meet author Michael Perry- he's a BLAST!

Free of course!!!

Getting ready for school? Check out these great FREE resources for you!

American Decades
American Decades is a cross-disciplinary source for students and researchers who need a single reference to explore and analyze the events, people and social trends that have impacted contemporary American history. Each volume covers a 10-year period (1900-2009) and covers arts, medicine and health, media, education, world events, religion, government and politics, lifestyles, law, business and economy, and sports.
Provided by the Northfield Public Library

Transparent Language
Transparent Language is a language-learning program that includes over 80 languages. Learn pronunciation, speech, grammar, writing skills and vocabulary. Have access to "Word of the Day", language and culture blogs, and an online community of over 1.5 million users through Transparent's Facebook, Twitter and You Tube Communities. Download the Byki Mobile App for iPhone and Android devices and learn a language on-the-go.

Learning Express
Learning Express lets you practice taking tests like the SAT,ACT, ASVAB, GED, Citizenship and more. Gain computer skills by taking interactive tutorial courses on popular computer software. Improve math, reading and other skills for elementary, middle and high school students.

Provided by the Northfield Public Library.

September's meeting is Monday, Sept. 8th

Start off the new school year right! Commit to TAB and be part of the excitement of planning the library expansion and remodel!  YOUR ideas count.
Monday, Sept. 8th at 7 pm
The library's original entrance @1970.

Monday, August 04, 2014

TAB's Monthly meeting! Monday, Aug. 4th at 7 pm!

The Teen Advisory Board needs you!! 
1.  It looks GREAT on college and job applications.
2. It's service to your community.
3. It's fun and you will learn some new things.
4. Meet other people who want to serve the community and the library!
5. Only meet once a month.
6.  It looks great on college scholarship applications!  (And will put you in the running for generous Friends & Foundation of the Northfield Library scholarships.)
7.  Design and implement the teen summer reading program and more!

All teens are invited to HAVE A SAY in what the library offers to teens and tweens!  This year will be especially exciting with the library re-configuring of the library spaces!!

Contact Kathy Ness if you have any questions- 507-645-1804

Tuesday, June 10, 2014

Wednesday nights in a park near you!! The first Books & Stars is June 11

7 pm June 11 Central Park  
Justin Roberts!
Parents' Choice Gold Award winner and Grammy nominee Justin Roberts is key player in the world of hip kids music!
Justin’s appearance is made possible by the 
Friends & Foundation of the Library
Booker opens at 6:30 for library material check out.

 In case on inclement weather we move to the Oddfellow's Pavilion- Forrest Ave. by 3 Links Care Center.

Monday, June 02, 2014