Friday, February 01, 2019

Schiavo Library February 2019 Newsletter

Schiavo Library February 2019 Newsletter

February Schedule:
Just a reminder - the library will be closed for the first two weeks of February again this year. This will provide needed maintenance time. We’ll be reopening on February 15th with our regular schedule. Mahjong games will be postponed until we resume on Friday, Feb. 15th .

Food Bank Collection:
During January and February the library will be a collection point for donations for our area food banks. If you have any non-perishables that you would like to donate, please stop in.

February: Library Lovers’ Month:
If you love your local library, show it! Write notes of gratitude to your local librarian or maybe even better - write your local politicians and tell them how important our libraries are to everyone! Or just stop in and enjoy our lovely Library. You can still Donate (Books, DVD’s, VHS Tapes or Money) all donations are appreciated.

Goodreads Most Popular Books for 2018 : 
Goodreads has a nice list of favorites. Their readers recently voted and the results were announced last month. Top Popular picks for 2018:

We have them available in the library, stop on in. This is just a partial list; for many more titles go to their website: You can also sign up for monthly e-newsletters. Good reading!

Groundhog Day:
Stay Tuned, we find out February 2nd if we are having an early Spring or 6 more weeks of winter.

Melissa Warren, Library Director

Friday, January 04, 2019

Schiavo Library: January 2019 Newsletter

Schiavo Library: January 2019 Newsletter

Winter Challenges
Despite the cold and the snow, we’re open. If you need to get out of the house (even for just a few minutes), stop in. The library is bright and warm and cheerful. We’ve got books, magazines and the daily newspaper to browse. You could even listen to some music.

Food Collection Box
We are still collecting food for the Local food banks and to the Coast Guard due to the recent government shutdown. Please take a moment to go through your pantry and see what you can contribute. Thanks! List of items needed is posted on Facebook Page.

Mahjong continues here at the library. Wednesday is the usual day for play. Lessons can also be scheduled with Wendy Dougherty. Call for any changes or updates or to schedule lessons (609-486- 6265).

Movie Matinees – Thursday 1:00pm
Our Movie Matinees will continue throughout the winter on Thursday afternoons.
January 3: Merlin
January 10: Sampson
January 17: Wall-E
January 24: Ricky and the Flash
January 31: Wild

New Schedule for February
The Library will closed during the slow winter. We will be Closed in February – from Feb. 1st until Feb. 14th. The library will reopen with normal hours February 15th Tuesday-Friday 8:30-2:30pm, Saturday 10-4pm.

Any questions, please call or email: (609) 486-6265 or

 Melissa Warren , Library Director