2017 CommunityREAD Book - 7 Habits of Highly Effective People
The Findlay-Hancock County Public Library’s 2017 CommunityRead will be Stephen R. Covey’s “The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People.”
The YouthReads will be “The 7 Habits of Highly Effective Teens” and “The 7 Habits of Happy Kids” by Sean Covey. Sean Covey will visit Hancock County on March 16, 2017, during CommunityRead month for a presentation at 7 p.m. at the Marathon Center for the Performing Arts.
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Access to ALLDATA only available inside of the library. Click here for ALLDATA
The Findlay-Hancock County Public Library is happy to introduce to our community a new personalized librarian service for books, music, and movies. It’s as easy as filling out a form on our website. From there Librarians will use your responses to create a customized list just for you. You will receive an email response within a week with links you can use to access the materials in the catalog.
You can access the forms on the library’s website - Read/View/Listen click on Personalized Librarian- Books, for recommendations on books, or Personalized Librarian- Media, for recommendations on movies or music. If you have questions about the service, feel free to ask at the Reference Desk at the Library.
Personalized Librarian - books (click here)
Personalized Librarian - media (click here)
Check out some of the great programs. Click here for SummerREAD fun!
Join Ayane Hida, Japanese Outreach Initiative Coordinator of Findlay and the Mazza Museum, for a Japanese story and exploration of the picture books art followed by an origami project on Friday, June 3 from 11:00 a.m.-Noon. For ages six and up. The program is free with no registration required and will be held in the Children's Services Department.
15th Affair by James Patterson. Detective Lindsay Boxer chases an elusive suspect...her husband.
The Apartment by Danielle Steel. A memorable ensemble cast of four young women share a beautiful loft apartment in New York City’s Hell’s Kitchen and experience the glamour and challenges of city life, love and career in this irresistible contemporary story.
The Crown by Kiera Cass. Kiera Cass’s bestselling Selection series has enchanted readers from the very first page. Now the end of the journey is here, in a wonderfully romantic series finale that will sweep you off your feet.
The Trials of Apollo by Rick Riordan. After angering his father Zeus, the god Apollo is cast down from Olympus. Weak and disoriented, he lands in New York City as a regular teenage boy. Now, without his godly powers, the four-thousand-year-old deity must learn to survive in the modern world until he can somehow find a way to regain Zeus’s favor.
The Findlay Hancock County Public library is looking for SummerREAD Volunteens ages 10-18 to help with the summer reading program.
The SummerREAD for 2016 will be held from June 1-July 30, with the theme of On your Mark, Get Set,…READ! Volunteens help register children for SummerREAD, record the number of books reported by readers, distribute weekly handouts, assist with programs, crafts and much more. Volunteers work 2 hours per week in the months of June and July.
The SEO Library Consortium is transferring to a new computer server on Monday, April 11 and Tuesday, April 12. Due to the transfer, patrons and staff members will not be able to place holds for items during process. We apologize for the inconvenience.
The library has announced the availability of its new intuitive mobile app, SEO Libraries App, Available for iOS and Android. This app replaces the current app, named BookMyne. As of July 1, BookMyne will no longer be accessible.
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Your library card gives you access to a free online learning resource through Lynda.com. Click here for more information.