Please join us on Thursday, March 21, 2013, at 3:30 pm, for Candice Ransom’s presentation. Ransom, who has never wanted to be anything else besides a children’s book writer, has published 110 books for children and young adults.
Her work includes board books, picture books, easy readers, chapter books, middle grade fiction, “tween” fiction, biographies, and nonfiction. Among her popular titles are the award-winning Finding Day’s Bottom, Seeing Sky-Blue Pink, The Promise Quilt, The Big Green Pocketbook, Maria Von Trapp: Beyond the Sound of Music, When the Whippoorwill Calls, Tractor Day, Robert E. Lee, Rescue on the Outer Banks, Children of the Civil War, The Day of the Black Blizzard, and Pony Island. Her chapter book series, Time Spies, is a winner in the classroom.
Please join us on Tuesday, September 11, 2012, for Marc Leepson’s presentation. Leepson is a journalist, historian and the author of seven books, most recently: Lafayette: Lessons in Leadership from the Idealist General (Palgrave/Macmillan, 2011), a concise biography of the famed Marquis de Lafayette. The event is free and open to the public. Due to limited seating, please RSVP to Keary Mariannino at firstname.lastname@example.org or 434-395-2431.
Author Tom Angleberger spoke at the Library on March 1, 2012. He captivated us with a tale from The Strange Case of Origami Yoda where Origami Yoda gives insight on how to deal with pee-like pants stains. Watch the full video below.