Wright Library News

September 28, 2015

Upcoming Events in the Library

Banned Books Week (September 27- October 3)

Visiting Author with 6th Grade (Thursday, October 1st)

Lou Anders, author of The Thrones and Bones series will be here to present to the 6th grade during their related arts times.

Hispanic Heritage Month (September 15-October 15)

Literary Events in Nashville!

Southern Festival of Books (October 9-11)

  • Many, many, Many adult, children and YA authors
  • David Leviathan, Holly Goldberg Sloan, Rick Yancy, Jennifer E. Smith and 2014 Newbery Winner, Kwame Alexander to name a few...
  • Southern Festival Of Books website

Maggie Stiefvater at Parnassus! (October 7th at 6:30)

New Information

Limitless Libraries and Wright Catalogs Merged!

  • Search here: 805.library.nashville.org for both Public Library and Wright collections from home or school
  • Log in with your employee ID and "2015" as your pin to order books, etc.
  • All students and teachers should now be fully integrated.
  • Any staff members who would like to be enrolled, please see one of the library staff.

Library Helpers

  • Library helpers will "sponsor a shelf" to keep strait
  • They will need to apply (teacher and parent signature required)
  • Helpers should come to the library 1-2 times/week as time allows

Book Fair/Literacy Night (November 9-12)

  • Our Fall BookFair is coming Soon
  • Our Annual Family night will be in Conjunction with Literacy Night on Wed the 11th
  • More info to come
  • Let us know if you'd like to help!

Battle of the Books!

  • Information Session during Club Time on Friday, October 16th
  • Reading Books begins NOW!
  • Final Teams decided by Book Knowledge Test after Spring Break
  • Final Battle May 19th at Nashville Public Library Main Branch
  • We need Team sponsors! Be thinking if you'd like to support a team
  • Book List so you can read along

In the Works

Food or Jobs For Lost Library Books

We're working on a list of Tasks to help reduce Library Fines. More info soon...

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Supporting Literacy


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