Kick off our Big Read Celebration of True Grit with the Tallgrass Express String Band, “Pride of the Flint Hills.” A free concert will be held in Marvin Auditorium Sun. Feb. 1 at 3 p.m. Just like Mattie and her crew, balladeer Annie Wilson and her band will lead you on a wild musical chase […]
The Feb-Mar issue of Library News is headed to your doorstep! Get all the info you need to beat winter boredom, plus, it’s a Big Read special issue packed with western adventure.
You helped us select the next community read book. Together we’ll delve into the themes and characters in True Grit by Charles Portis. See voting results inside this post.
The Big Read is an initiative that gets everyone in the community to read the same book. This year we need the community’s help in deciding what to read. You can cast your vote for the next community read inside this post.
I’m sure there are many things you could get out of reading The Great Gatsby for our Big Read program, but as I read the book I was entranced by all of the objects mentioned in it. The clothes, jewelry, telephones, perfume bottles, and other items are a visual treat for those that like collecting […]
Here’s a book list for all you Gatsby lovers out there. Feed your hunger for the wealth and glamour of the Roaring Twenties with these read-a-likes to The Great Gatsby. You will find flappers have all the fun! It’s mostly fiction, but we threw a few nonfiction titles in there as well.