Inter-Library Loan Requests
New Year's Day
4th of July
Veteran's Day/ November 11
Day after Thanksgiving
Lawrence Memorial Library Board Meetings are open to all.
Join friends for a relaxed time while designing and building Lego structures with Andy Knight.
Lego fans ages 5-8 will meet in the Children's room --ages 9 and up in the adjacent Community room. Snack served! Bring your ideas, your friends and check us out!
Fall story times featuring
"What pet should I get?" by Dr. Seuss
Starting September 10th
Mondays and Thursdays starting at 10:30am
Come and join young friends at story times-humans,
cat, dog, sheep, bugs, chicken, tortoise...
Meet some pets, discover what they need, how they "talk" and move while engaging in stories, song and movement.
DCF 2015 Winner is Mr Lemoncello's Library by Chris Grabenstein with 425 votes!
NOMINEES FOR THE 2016 DCF AWARD
Acampora - I KILL THE MOCKINGBIRD
Alexander - THE CROSSOVER
Auxier - THE NIGHT GARDENER
Bell - EL DEAFO
Berry - THE SCANDALOUS SISTERHOOD OF PRICKWILLOW PLACE
Curtis - THE MADMAN OF PINEY WOODS
Erskine - THE BADGER KNIGHT
Fitzgerald - UNDER THE EGG
Gebhart - THERE WILL BE BEARS
Graff - ABSOLUTELY ALMOST
Hagen - GABRIEL FINLEY AND THE RAVEN’S RIDDLE
Herrera - HOPE IS A FERRIS WHEEL
Holm - THE FOURTEENTH GOLDFISH
Johnson - THE MARK OF THE DRAGONFLY
Johnson - ICE DOGS
Klise - THE ART OF SECRETS
Lawson - THE ACTUAL & TRUTHFUL ADVENTURES OF BECKY
Levy - THE MISADVENTURES OF THE FAMILY FLETCHER
Lovejoy - RUNNING OUT OF NIGHT
Martin - RAIN REIGN
Milford - GREENGLASS HOUSE
Nye - THE TURTLE OF OMAN
Oppel - THE BOUNDLESS
Perkins - NUTS TO YOU
Romero - NO SUMMIT OUT OF SIGHT
Sheinkin - THE PORT CHICAGO 50
Snyder - SEVEN STORIES UP
Sovern - THE MEANING OF MAGGIE
Unsworth - THE ONE SAFE PLACE
Vail - UNFRIENDED
We still have the nature exploration kit with aquatic nets, guide books, bug houses and more available to borrow. Come check it out!
Meet Addison County Readers, Inc. They are a not-for-profit volunteer organization dedicated to promoting early literacy and future school success.
are a sponsor of Dolly Parton's
Imagination Library, a program that sends a book each month to the home of
each registered child (birth through five years of age) at no cost to the
family. Children of different ages receive different titles; the books are
carefully selected and are for the children to keep.
Check our calendar for more upcoming childrens activities!
Our bright and colorful children's room contains materials for children of all ages, from newborn babies to teens. We have board books, picture books, videos, DVDs, and audio books for younger children. Our collection includes beginning reading books for the newest readers and easier chapter books for those just developing their skills.
Our junior reading section contains humorous and historical fiction, adventures and mysteries, as well as biographies. We have the Dorothy Canfield Fisher collection, the Newbery winners, and many popular series.
The non-fiction section of the Children's Room contains many informative books on diverse topics, alongside resources to help junior researchers. Computers are also provided in the library for your use.
Our magazines include ASK, Sports Illustrated Kids, Zoobooks, National Geographic Kids, American Girl, and Kids Discover.
Our audio book section includes dozens of stories on tape and CDs. Many families listen to these together, especially on longer car trips.
A special parenting section includes books dealing with such issues as the emotional and physical needs of children, health and nutrition, adoption, divorce, and family activities.
There's something for all! Come in, relax and enjoy, and start your child on a lifelong love of the library and all its magic.