Headland Memorial Library 17 Park Street Headland, Al 36345 334-693-2706 Librarian: Joan Moulton Asst Librarian: Sherry Davis
Library Hours: Monday 12:00pm - 7:00pm Tuesday thru Friday 9:00am - 5:00pm *computers shut down 15 min before closing* ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
The Library will be closed Monday, May 27th in observance of Memorial Day! Have a safe and happy holiday!
Summer Reading Program - 2019
"ALABAMA HAS A UNIVERSE OF STORIES"
WEDNESDAY, MAY 29TH: 1:00 - 2:00 "Lew-E's UFO Show"...juggling, magic and so much more!!
WEDNESDAY, JUNE 5TH: 1:00 - 2:00 "Creatures of the Galaxy", Where Animals Meet Education w/ Animal Tales!!
WEDNESDAY, JUNE 12TH: 1:00 - 2:00 "Out of This World" with Gene Cordova...Puppeteer and Ventriloquist!
WEDNESDAY, JUNE 19TH: 1:00 - 2:00 "Space, the Final Frontier" w/ DeWayne Reynolds...storytelling and magic!
**For children ages 4-12 yrs **Must have a library card to participate** **Must register to participate** **Flyers will go out at the schools or you can pick one up from the local library** _________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________
Come "check-out" our new releases for the month of May! Call or come by to reserve your favorite picks! Adult Fiction: "If She Wakes" - Michael Koryta; "The Never Game" - Jeffery Deaver; "The Night Window" - Dean Koontz; "The Little Teashop on Main" - Jodi Thomas; "Blessing in Disguise" - Danielle Steel; "The Southern Side of Paradise" - Kristy Woodson Harvey; "Sunset Beach" - Mary Kay Andrews; "The Road Home" - Richard Paul Evans; "The Big Kahuna" - Janet Evanovich; "Tightrope" - Amanda Quick; "Robert B. Parker's Buckskin" - Robert Knott; "Summer Retreat" - Sheila Roberts; "The Summer Cottage" - Viola Shipman; "The Mother-in-Law" - Sally Hepworth; "Under the Table" - Stephanie Evanovich; "The Perfect Dress" - Carolyn Brown; "Home Again" - Kristin Hannah; "Neon Prey" - John Sandford; "The View from Alameda Island" - Robyn Carr; "The Red-Hot Chili Cook-Off" - Carolyn Brown Large Print: "Miles From Where We Started"- Cynthia Ruchti Young Adult: "Her Royal Highness" - Rachel Hawkins Junior Fiction: "Spill the Beans" - Sarah Mlynowski Children's: "Ninja at the Pet Shop" - Luke Flowers; "Ninja in the Kitchen" - Luke Flowers; "Ninja at the Firehouse" - Luke Flowers; "Ninja on the Job" - Luke Flowers; "Pete the Cat and the Itsy Bitsy Spider" - James Dean; "Bruce's Big Move" - Ryan T. Higgins; "Little Excavator" - Anna Dewdney; "Old Macdonald Had a Truck" - Steve Goetz; "Waiting" - Kevin Henkes Dvds: Cold Pursuit; Fighting With My Family; Escape Room; Serenity; Nancy Drew and the Hidden Staircase
Come by and "check-out" our new releases for the month of April! Adult Fiction: "The Better Sister" - Alafair Burke; "The Tinderbox" - Beverly Lewis; "The Cliff House" - RaeAnne Thayne; "Two Weeks" - Karen Kingsbury; "Lost Roses" - Martha Hall Kelly; "Redemption" - David Baldacci; "Someone Knows" - Lisa Scottoline; "Down Where My Love Lies" - Charles Martin; "The A-List" - J.A. Jance; "Miss Julia Takes the Wheel" - Ann B. Ross; "Sold on a Monday" - Kristina McMorris; "The Cornwalls are Gone" - James Patterson; "Deep Harbor" - Fern Michaels; "Dark Tribute" - Iris Johansen; "The Last Second" - Catherine Coulter; "Over the Fence" - Mary Monroe; "Wild Card" - Stuart Woods; "The White City" - Grace Hitchcock; "The Last Letter" - Rebecca Yarros; "Who I Am With You" - Robin Lee Hatcher Large Print: "The Magnolia Inn" - Carolyn Brown Young Adult: "Five Feet Apart" - Rachel Lippincott Junior Fiction: "Diary of an Awesome Friendly Kid" - Jeff Kinney; "The Legends of Greemulax" - Sarah Mlynowski; "Katt vs. Dogg" - James Patterson Children's: "A Piglet Named Mercy" - Kate DiCamillo; "The Night Before St. Patrick's Day" - Natasha Wing; "The Golden Pearl Kingdom" - Kelly Wills; "How to Trap a Leprechaun" - Sue Fliess Junior Non-Fiction: "We are the Gardeners" - Joanna Gaines Dvds: "A Dog's Way Home"; "The Mule"; "Bumblebee"; "Aquaman"; "Spiderman: Into the Spider-Verse"; "Second Act" ; "Mary Poppins Returns"
Missed out on the Books and Brunch? No worries! We have the books from the authors available for check out!
Don't forget to stop by and take a look at our "Book Sale" shelf!! The books are rotated on a regular basis so there is always a great selection to choose from!
New Addition to CamelliaNet (Overdrive App / Libby App): Read MAGAZINES for Free from a Phone or Tablet through Blanche R. Solomon Public Library's website. This week digital magazines have been added to the collection. With a LIBRARY CARD, members of the community can borrow from the digital collection for free anytime, anywhere. To begin reading, visit https://camellia.overdrive.com or download Libby, the award winning one-tap reading app.
All magazines are available with no limit. No waiting. No holds. Digital magazines do NOT count toward check-out limits. *Instructions are availabe at the library _________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________
If you are new to computers, haven't used them for a while, are a little unsure and uncomfortable, or just need a bit of a refresher, DigitalLearn.org has the tools to help you tackle technology at your own pace and gain the confidence you need to succeed. This educational resouce can be accessed through this webpage under the tab, "Additional Useful Sites". ** DigitalLearn.org is not for home use. To access this database, you will need to use the computers at our Library. Looking forward to seeing you! Reminder: These are instructional videos, so will need to bring own set of ear-buds!!
__________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ Award-Winning Early Learning Site!! ABCMouse is a wonderful, educational website for kids ages 3 to 7 that includes more than 8,500 learning activities, such as games, puzzles, read-to-me books, songs & more... FOR FREE! This wonderful resource can be accessed through this webpage @ Blanche R. Solomon Library under the "Additional Useful Sites" on the Home page. :) **ABCMouse Library Edition is not for home use. To access this database, you will need to use the computers at our Library. Looking forward to seeing you!
We are so excited about this new site we are introducing to the Library: Chilton Repair! You can access this site thru this webpage under the tab, Additional Useful Sites. Find step-by-step auto repair instructions, maintenance schedules, recalls, diagrams and more. Search by specific year, make and model. View...it's just that simple! _______________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________
***We Now Offer- Free Ancestry Website***www.ancestrylibrary.com _______________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________
eBooks Have Arrived at Blanche R. Solomon Memorial Library!
Be sure to check out our eBooks!!! Visit Camellia Overdrive to view the selection of books, audiobooks, music, and video available for the Headland Public Library! Everything is free of charge and different formats include iPad, iPhone, Kindle, Nook, PC, Mac, and all Android devices. Click here for more information and help with eBooks. ** Remember to use 4 zeros (0000) in front of your 4 digit library number...Use 3 zeros (000) in front of your 5 digit library number