The Van Etten Library Book Club discussion group is a forum where readers can come together and talk about books and the reading experience. It is interesting to note that each member usually has a different perspective on the selected reading material. Continue reading Van Etten Library Book Club
The Van Etten Library has adopted a pet fish. He is a red Beta fish and has quite a personality. Right now he is celebrating Halloween, as seen in the picture. (He is so photogenic, and he loves getting his Continue reading “Name That Fish” contest at the Van Etten Library
I accidentally locked myself out of the Van Etten Library a few weeks ago. I walked to the neighbor’s house and tried calling all the town officers to see if anyone could let me back into the municipal building. It Continue reading Small Library, BIG on Relationships
I love being a librarian. Here is an example of one of the reasons why: A six-year-old girl just came in with her grandpa. Tayla couldn’t find any picture books to suit her, so Grandpa & I selected books we Continue reading Loving Librarianship
Van Etten Library extends a heartfelt thank you to Ralph Moore and the Family Reading Partnership of Chemung Valley for the new “Read to Me!” banner now gracing the library exterior wall. The banner features artwork by Elmira children’s book Continue reading Read to Me!