Ballston Reader

What's Happening at the Town of Ballston Community Library

Wednesday, October 13, 2021

See the job description below. Please submit a resume and application either in person, or electronically to jrichard@sals.edu. Applications will be accepted until jobs are filled.

Programs in local parks:

Many of our programs will take place outside in local parks. Both the Town of Ballston, and Town of Charlton have both graciously agreed to allow the Library to do programming in their parks.
**If the weather is questionable, please call the Library, or check the Library Facebook page to confirm that a program is happening as scheduled!**


Jenkins Park in the Town of Ballston, is located on Jenkins Road.


Elmer Smith Park in the Town of Charlton, is located on Crawford Drive.
(May appear as a Ballston Lake address in Google Maps/GPS)

Library Board of Trustees Monthly Meeting

There will be a Library Board of Trustees Special Meeting will be Wednesday, October 27th at 7:00pm. Open to the public!
Wednesday, October 27th - 7:00pm

Preschool & Elementary Age

Teen & Tween Programs!

Digital Content & Book Page

Check out BookPage for reviews and more!

Check Out This Book!

The Magician by Colm Toibin

"Fourteen years ago, Colm Tóibín gave us the exquisite novel The Master, a lyrical and probing portrait of Henry James that was shortlisted for the Booker Prize. The Magician takes a similar approach to Nobelist Thomas Mann, and though Tóibín has not quite captured lightning in a bottle a second time, this deeply researched, highly accomplished fictional narrative still makes for compelling reading. While The Master focused on just five years in James’ life, The Magician covers some 60 years in Mann’s, lending it a more sweeping trajectory. In many ways, it is as much about Mann’s eccentric family as about the great writer himself." - Excerpt from Book Page Book Review article

Hoopla

Do you have a Hoopla account? It is free. Sign up at https://www.hoopladigital.com/


Hoopla offers movies, music, audiobooks, ebooks, comics & TV shows!

OverDrive & Libby

https://salon.overdrive.com/


Don't forget! Libby is an app that accesses the same content as OverDrive! Download Libby the same way you download other apps on your device of choice!

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