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 Thursday, July 4th & Friday, July 5th in observance of Fourth of July. Have a safe and happy holiday!
Come by and "check-out" our new releases for the month of June! Call or come by to reserve your favorite picks! Adult Fiction: "The Book Woman of Troublesome Creek" - Kim Michele Richardson; "Summer of '69" - Elin Hilderbrand; "The Guise of Another" - Allen Eskens; "The Cactus" - Sarah Haywood; "The Lemon Sisters" - Jill Shalvis; "The PMS Club" - Carolyn Brown; "Something in the Water" - Catherine Steadman; "The Yellow Rose Beauty Shop" - Carolyn Brown; "Sisters of Summer's End" - Lori Foster; "The Summer Guests" - Mary Alice Monroe; "My Lovely Wife" - Samantha Downing; "The First Mistake" - Sandie Jones; "The Oracle" - Clive Cussler; "The Summer of Sunshine & Margot" - Susan Mallery; "Mrs. Everything" - Jennifer Weiner; "Tom Clancy's Enemy Contact" - Mike Maden; "Skin Game" - Stuart Woods; "After" - Anna Todd; "After Ever Happy" - Anna Todd; "After We Collided" - Anna Todd; "After We Fell" - Anna Todd; "Before" - Anna Todd; "The Friends We Keep" - Jane Green; "Drawing Home" - Jamie Brenner; "The 18th Abduction" - James Patterson; "Some Choose Darkness" - Charlie Donlea; "Queen Bee" - Dorthea Benton Frank; "My Ex-Best Friend's Wedding" - Wendy Max Children's Books: "Pig the Fibber" - Aaron Blabey; "How to Catch a Mermaid" - Adam Wallace; "Pig the Stinker" - Aaron Blabey Junior Fiction: "Amelia Bedelia: Road Trip! - Herman Parish; "Amelia Bedelia Cleans Up" - Herman Parish; "Amelia Bedelia Goes Wild" - Herman Parish; "Amelia Bedelia Shapes Up" - Herman Parish; "Bummer in the Summer" - Dan Gutman; "All-American Adventure" - James Patterson Adult Non-Fiction: "I Never Had it Made" - Jackie Robinson; "The Glass Castle" - Jeanette Walls; "Country Living: Shades of White" Dvds: A Madea Family Funeral; Five Feet Apart; The Lego Movie 2: The Second Part; How to Train Your Dragon: the Hidden World; The Upside Audios: "The Sometimes Sisters" - Carolyn Brown; "The Perfect Dress" - Carolyn Brown; "The Last Mile" - David Baldacci; "The Wedding Pearls" - Carolyn Brown; "Home Again" - Kristin Hannah; "The Fallen" - David Baldacci; "Love Story" - Karen Kingsbury; "When We Were Young" - Karen Kingsbury; "Where the Crawdads Sing" - Delia Owens; "A Bend in the Road" - Nicholas Sparks; "The Reckoning" - John Grisham; "Someone Knows" - Lisa Scottoline; "Before We Were Yours" - Lisa Wingate; "The Mountain Between Us" - Charles Martin
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** _________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________
The Great Balloon Science Show explores general aspects of science illustrated with fun experiments with balloons. The Fun Time Balloon Show is a mix of balloon shenanigans, fantastic magic, and engaging comedy. Wednesday, June 19th @ 1-2 PM
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 Audios: "In this Moment" - Karen Kingsbury; "To the Moon & Back" - Karen Kingsbury; "Two by Two" - Nicholas Sparks; "The High Tide Club" - Mary Kay Andrews; "By Invitation Only" - Dorthea Benton Frank; "Lilac Girls" - Martha Hall Kelley; "Two Weeks" - Karen Kingsbury; "Redemption" - David Baldacci; "The Fix" - David Baldacci
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