Learn a Language
The City Library's Mango Languages database can help you expand your language toolkit.
The only real advice you can give anyone is to keep writing.David Sedaris
Local author Bryan Young invites you to a monthly series of fiction readings featuring visiting and local authors, as well as readings from you! On the third Thursday of every month, Young will invite authors from around the state and country to read selections of their work. After that, the floor is yours. Come to read, come to listen.
Dungeons & DragonsRole-Playing Game for Beginners
Break out your twenty-sided die, Dungeon Master, and start an adventure with new friends. If you’re new to the game, you can build a character ready to take on whatever the story may hold. Join us every Tuesday at 6pm at Chapman for new tales and excitement in the original role-playing game!
The most creative people have a childlike facility to play.John Cleese
The Library’s Creative Lab now offers an electronic cutting machine capable of making precision cutouts of intricate designs on vinyl, paper, and a variety of other materials, as well as a poster printer capable of printing large-format projects on paper up to 44" wide. Click here for more info and to reserve the Creative Lab.
The librarians at The City Library are pleased to be able to share their expertise in the form of these thoughtful and timely booklists. Enjoy perusing Staff Picks in the following genres:
See the world. Meet fun people. Speak their language. Mango Languages will get your linguistic chops up to speed in time for your vacation or study abroad program.
The City Library offers downloadable eBooks & eAudiobooks with 3M Cloud Library, OverDrive, and OneClickDigital, music with Freegal, and streaming movies with IndieFlix and OverDrive. With your library card, just click to explore!