Monday, March 29, 2010

Music Appreciation

Join the Ripley Free Library as we celebrate Music Appreciation Day on
Tuesday, March 30th. Throughout the day we will listen to a wide variety of music from jazz to classical to country as the library will be transformed into an open cafe with refreshments for everyone! The Art Exhibit will continue through Tuesday and tours will be given on request.

Monday, March 15, 2010

The Art Museum

Join us on Tuesday, March 23rd as the Ripley Free Library is transformed into a wonderful Art Museum. Find out what information artists are trying to tell us through their pictures. There will be guided tours every 90 minutes beginning at 10 a.m. The last tour will be given at 7 p.m.

Thursday, March 11, 2010

You Missed It!

If you didn't make it to Poetry Night last Tuesday night, you really missed a great event. People of all ages recited their original works. It was amazing to see how much talent there is in the area. Many thanks to everyone who shared a glimpse of their inner selves!

Monday, March 8, 2010

Poetry Night

Don't forget...Tuesday Night at 7 p.m. is Poetry Night at the Library!
If you are a poet at heart, bring in your original works and share it with everyone. If you're not a poet, come and listen to the talent in the area.
See You There!!

Friday, March 5, 2010

New Material for March

Adult Fiction
Catalyst by Anne McCaffrey
Fantasy in Death by J.D.Robb
Death by the Book by Lenny Bartulin
Ticket to Ride by Ed Gorman
Blacklist by Sara Paretsky
Past Malice by Dana Cameron
Redcoat by Bernard Cornwell
Till Morning is Nigh by Leisha Kelly
Fire and Ice by Julie Garwood
Carpe Demon by Julie Kenner
Murder at Fords Theatre by Margaret Truman
Wicked by Gregory Maguire
Thursday the Rabbi Walked Out by Harry Kemelman
Lying Three by Ralph McInerny
The Grey Beginning by Barbara Michaels
The Lost Gardens by Anthony Eglin
The Hard Way by Lee Child
Aunt Dimity Down Under by Nancy Atherton
Last Snow by Eric Van Lustbader

Adult Nonfiction
Miss Manners Guide to a Surprisingly Dignified Wedding
Country suppers by Ruth Cousineau
The Weekend Baker by Abigail Johnson Dodge
Handmade Gifts from a Country Garden by Laura C. Martin
Super Sandwiches by Rose Dunnington
10-fold Origami by Peter Engel
Golf The Greatest Game

Junior Fiction
In Too Deep by Jude Watson
The Bad Beginning by Lemony snicket
The Reptile Room by Lemony Snicket
The Carnivorous Carnival by Lemony Snicket
The Slippery Slope by Lemony Snicket
The Wide Window by Lemony snicket
The Miserable Mill by Lemony Snicket
The Austere Academy by Lemony Snicket
The Erstaz Elevator by Lemony Snicket
The Hostile hospital by Lemony Snicket
The Grim Grotto by Lemony Snicket
The End by Lemony Snicket
A Fine White Dust by Cynthia Rylant
The Wanderer by Sharon Creech
Willow Run by Patricia Reilly Giff
Kira-Kira by Cynthia Kadohata

Junior Nonfiction
How to Draw Dogs, Cats and Horses by Arthur Zaidenberg
Horse and Pony Fact File by Sandy Ransford
1001 Facts about Space by Carole Stott
1001 Facts about Dinosaurs by Neil Clark

Easy Reader
Lost and Found Puppy by Jill L. Goldowsky
Beaver Gets Lost by Ariane Chottin
The Curious Little Dolphin by Ariane CHottin
A Home for Little Turtle by Ariane Chottin
Little Donkey Learns to Help by Claude Clement
Brown Paper Teddy Bear by Catherine Allison

Toddler Books
Dirk the Dozer Going to Work by Julie Roseboom
10 Button Book by William Accorsi
Leap Day by Catherine Samuel
Groundhog Day by Catherine Lukas
Sally Cats 123 by Richard Scarry
Roo's Big Adventure
Happy Valentines Day by Sarah Albee

Practical Magic
Lost in Translation
Casper the Friendly Ghost By the Old Mill Scream
French Kiss
The Time Travelers Wife

New Material for February

Adult Fiction
The First Eagle by Tony Hillerman
Dragon by Clive Cussler
The Heir by Barbara Taylor Bradford
The Wizards Daughter by Barbara Michaels
Second Wind by Dick Francis
The Serpent on the Crown by Elizabeth Peters
In the Face of Death by Chelsea Quinn yarbro
Extraordinary Powers by Joseph Finder
The Cat Who tailed A Theif by Lilian Jackson Braun
the 27 Ingredient Chili con Carne Murders by Nancy Pickard
The Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes by Arthur Conan Doyle
The Sea Wolf by Jack London
Twice Told Tales by Nathaniel Hawthorne
Desperado by Diana Palmer
Wicked Craving by G.A. McKevett
Butter Safe than Sorry by Tamar Myers
A Dark Matter by Peter Straub
Dragon Keeper by Robin Hobb

Adult Nonfiction
Pillsbury Annual Recipes 2010
Taste of Home Annual Recipes 2010

Junior Fiction
The Princess Diaries by Meg Cabot
Princess in Love by Meg Cabot
Princess in the Spotlight by Meg Cabot
Princess in Waiting by Meg Cabot
The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-time Indian by Sherman Alexie
Haunted by Meg Cabot
Missing May by Cynthia Rylant
Water Street by Patricia Reilly Giff
HA! HA! HA! by Lyn Thomas
Eclipse by Stephanie Meyer

Junior Nonfiction
The Kids Summer Games Book by Jane Drake
Drawing Dragons by Christopher Hart
the True or False Book of Horses by Patricia Lauber

Books on CD
Tuesdays with Morrie by Mitch Albom
Love Overboard by Janet Evanovich
Monty Pythons Flying Circus
the Red Hat Societys Laugh Lines by Sue Ellen Cooper
One for the Money by Janet Evanovich
The Path Between the Seas by David McCullough

New Movies
Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs
Old Yeller
Julie & Julia
Star Trek

Tuesday, March 2, 2010

Happy Birthday Dr. Seuss!

Today, March 2nd is Dr. Seuss' birthday. Stop in at the Ripley Free Library and join us for a piece of his Birthday Cake! Dr. Seuss is famous for all of his wonderful stories including
Cat in the Hat, How the Grinch Stole Christmas and Green Eggs and Ham just to name a few.