Monthly Archives: March 2013

Silent Cal

Coolidge by Amity Shlae is a reexamination of America’s 30th president. Calvin “Silent Cal” Coolidge has  hovered in the lower tier of presidential rankings.  Popular while in office, the subsequent  Great Depression impacted his standing.   Shlae takes up his … Continue reading

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Like Gone Girl

Reviewers of The Dinner  by Paul Koch are comparing it to Gillian Flynn’s 2012 hit G0ne Girl. Paul Lohman and his  wife Claire meet another couple at a chic restaurant for dinner.  The conversation remains a gentle hum of polite … Continue reading

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Late Winter Strom, Library Closed

 The library will not open on Tuesday, 3/19 on account of a late winter storm.  It’s not like this is the first time this ever happened in March…

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Downton, American Style

Looking for a home grown family drama, novelistic in scope, rich in characters, major and minor, and driven by a rags to riches plot (our substitute for the grand estate)?   You can find them– in crime dramas.

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Can’t Get Enough Downton?

Season three of Downton Abbey, the popular BBC series, is now on hand at the library for viewing.   Cant’ get enough? The library has a choice selection  of DVDs in the Downton vein: ensemble casts, novelistic scope, old world … Continue reading

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New Time for Toddlers!

In April, Toddler story time will move  from Friday to Wednesday mornings. Time is still 10:30am-11:00am. Enjoy a half-hour of reading fun with your 2-4 year old.  We’ll read a story or two, maybe sing a song (no crafts or snacks).   … Continue reading

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Toddler Story Time

Friday, 10:30.  This week, a little tale about folk hero Fin McCool.

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St Patrick’s Picks

Celebrate Hibernian heritage with a story or movie!  Drop by and browse our display of novels, films, and biograpahies.  Fun fact: 11 U. S. Presidents had Irish ancestry, 3 from the south (Kennedy, Reagan, Clinton) and 8 from Ulster (Jackson, … Continue reading

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Community School Survey

Anyone who wants to take part in the Community survey for the Interlakes School District can pick up questionnaires and submit them at the Nichols Library.

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Tax Form Update

The Library now has a copy of the IRS Reproducible Tax Forms for 2012, which has many specialized forms as well as standards 1040s.   We can xerox a copy of the forms you need. You can also can access … Continue reading

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