The winter weather has many of us indoors watching TV. Have you binge watched your favorite show and it left you wanting more? Did you know that some of today’s most popular TV and Netflix shows began as a book or a book series? One such series is "Big Sky” an American crime drama thriller series based on the 2013 novel The Highway by C. J. Box. The series premiered on ABC as a fall entry in the 2020–21 television season on November 17, 2020. [Read more...]
“Winter is the time for comfort, for good food and warmth, for the touch of a friendly hand and for a talk beside the fire: it is the time for home.” ― Edith Sitwell
Winter is here! If there is ever a time to curl up in a comfy chair with a pile of blankets and a good book this is it. Stop by the library and make use of our handy porch pickup service. It is fast and easy. Call the library or order books online at nccp.illshareit.com. The library will let you know when your items are available for pick up. When you arrive at the library call @378-3713 and we will bring your items out to the porch for you. Then you can go home and curl up with a cup of hot chocolate. [Read more...]
Children's Valentine packets will be available for pickup beginning Monday, February 8th. Please call 378-3713 or stop by the library to pick up a “Growing Seeds, Growing Kindness” packet. We are so thankful to the Norris City Library Gardeners for putting together these cute activity books that emphasize the importance of kindness, gardening, and literacy. Have a happy Valentine’s Day!
Just a reminder. The February Book Sale has been postponed this year. The Library Gardeners are making plans to have a Spring Fling in the library parking lot this spring. The first day of the book sale will be held outside on the day of the spring fling. More details to come… [Read more...]
Winter is perfect time to curl up in a comfy chair with a good book. Do you like westerns or a good mystery? Check out “To Tell the Truth” by Gilly MacMillan, “Invisible Girl” by Lisa Jewell, “Ralph Compton’s Lost Banshee Mine” by Jackson Lowry, or “Fast Ride to Boot Hill: the legend of Ben Hawks” by Lee Martin. These are a just a few of the new Large Print books that the Norris City Library received this week and more are on the way! [Read more...]
Valentine’s Day is coming up and we want to show our appreciation for our younger readers! The Norris City Library Gardeners have put together activity packets for kids to take home beginning February 8th. These cute activity books emphasize the importance of kindness, gardening, and literacy. Call the library at 378-3713 and reserve a packet for your child today so that they can learn about “Growing Seeds, Growing Kindness”. [Read more...]