Tuesday, March 25, 2008

New Videos Available

Some of the new videos we've recently added are:

In The Valley Of Elah
August Rush
Dan In Real Life (one of my favorites!)
I Am Legend
Meerkat Manor, Season 1
No Country For Old Men
Things We Lost In The Fire
Michael Clayton
Bee Movie

Call 483-9292 or stop by the Library to put any of these titles on hold.

Friday, March 21, 2008

2007 Annual Report to the Community

The math is done, and our 2007 Annual Report to the Community is now available at the Library. The statistical information will also be published in next week's Sun & Record, and in the following week's Sodus-Williamson Pennysaver. Some of the highlights from the report follow:

65,852 items were checked out
7,092 people logged onto our 4 public computers
1,065 people used our wifi
8,013 items were loaned to other libraries
6,383 items were borrowed from other libraries

276 children, parents, and siblings attended 40 Story Hours
1,251 children, parents, and siblings attended 38 additional programs
253 adults attended 32 programs

For the full report, stop by the Library (but not until Monday!)

Wednesday, March 19, 2008

Holiday Closing

The Sodus Free Library will be closed this Friday, Saturday, and Sunday for the Easter holiday. We will reopen Monday, March 24, at 10 a.m.

Friday, March 14, 2008

What Others Are Reading

Want to know who's the hottest author and what's the hottest title in our OWWL catalog? Go to owwl.org, click on the "MORE" button in the What Others Are Reading box, and you'll get a list, with links, to the most popular authors, subjects, and titles checked out from OWWL libraries in the past three months.

Monday, March 10, 2008

Spring Books-Sandwiched-In

Join the Friends of the Sodus Free Library at their first Books-Sandwiched-In of 2008. Dennis Money will be presenting a talk on the white deer of the Seneca Army Depot at the luncheon, which will start at noon on Tuesday, March 18th. Reservations are required, and there is a $3.00 charge, which covers a sandwich, beverage, and dessert. Stop by the Library or call 483-9292 to reserve your spot.

Wednesday, March 05, 2008

Library Closed Wednesday

Because Sodus Central schools are closed due to the weather and nasty road conditions, we are closed also. Materials due today will now be due Thursday, and no fines will be assessed. See you at the Library tomorrow.

Tuesday, March 04, 2008

Sign Up For Emails

Want to keep up with best-selling fiction or nonfiction titles? Book Club suggestions? The hottest new mysteries? Los libros en espanol? Click here to sign up for our Rave Reads email newsletters, provided by BookSite.com, and tailored to your interests - there are over thirty available. Have fun!

Sunday, March 02, 2008

Happy Birthday, Dr. Seuss!

Theodore Geisel was born on March 2, 1904. Click here for more information about the author and his books.