Dreamdark – Blackbringer, by Laini Taylor

As a Youth Services staff member, I have been whittling down the list of must-reads recommended by both book review periodicals and fellow Juvenile and YA readers. I have been mired in teen angst, hurled through recycled adventures, and generally Continue reading Dreamdark – Blackbringer, by Laini Taylor

Yearbook Donations Requested

The Steele Memorial Library has been collecting High School Yearbooks from the five area high schools since 1909.  They have been very popular with genealogists and others ever since.  Unfortunately, there are several years that we do not have.  Since Continue reading Yearbook Donations Requested

Student Artwork Displayed at Steele and West

The ARTS Council of the Southern Finger Lakes (The ARTS), sponsor of National Youth Art Month in Chemung, Schuyler and Steuben counties, announced Monday that 29 classrooms and 26 businesses, libraries and art venues have joined together to display area Continue reading Student Artwork Displayed at Steele and West

March – Irish-American Heritage

March is Irish-American Heritage Month, by Presidential Proclamation! So it was no surprise that Maeve Binchy’s (my favorite Irish writer) latest book, Minding Frankie arrived at the library on March 1.  I took it home and read it in one Continue reading March – Irish-American Heritage