Tag Archive: library

Jan 19

Roots 1O1 Workshops scheduled

Beginning Saturday, Jan. 21, at the Tyler Public Library’s Taylor Auditorium, genealogists can get a few pointers from experienced researchers with a series of workshops sponsored by the East Texas Genealogical Society (ETGS) and the Tyler Public Library. Roots 101: Beginning Genealogy (research for rookies) will introduce the basics of family research at 1:30-4:30 p.m. …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://www.easttexasreview.com/roots-1o1-workshops-scheduled/

Dec 08

Unceasing service

The Kappa Mu Chapter of Delta Kappa Gamma recently worked on a literacy project.

The Kappa Mu Chapter of Delta Kappa Gamma recently met at the Pine Tree Junior High Library for a literacy project.  Each member brought purses packed with personal items or made book bags filled with children’s books for a local women’s shelter. Delta Kappa Gamma is a professional honor society for women educators. Their efforts …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://www.easttexasreview.com/unceasing-service/

Nov 03

Powerspeak

The Longview Public Library is pleased to offer the use of Powerspeak, an online language database available free to library patrons. Powerspeak provides users with the ability to learn, apply, and enjoy a new language quickly and more proficiently using a variety of proven methods that engage all types of learners. Powerspeak allows users to …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://www.easttexasreview.com/powerspeak/

Oct 19

Library hosts pet contest

The Longview Public Library invites residents to participate in upcoming programs and activities. Among the activities is a Pet Costume Contest & Pet Fair on Saturday, October 29, 2011, on the Eastman Plaza of the Longview Public Library, 222 W. Cotton St. According to Library Manager Kara Spitz, “The Library is pleased to host the …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://www.easttexasreview.com/library-hosts-pet-contest/

Oct 13

Library offers arts exhibition

Tyler Public Library will be awash in the arts during the weekend of Oct. 22 and 23. For two days, the Library is opening its doors and floors to Art Around Every Corner – visual and performing artists exhibiting, demonstrating and talking about their work. The Library continues to seek working artists from the East …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://www.easttexasreview.com/library-offers-arts-exhibition/

Oct 13

Reading Club to meet

On Saturday, Oct. 15, girls age 5-12 are invited to gather at the Tyler Public Library from 10 a.m. to noon for another meeting of the American Girl® Reading Club. This year’s Reading Club meetings will highlight the American Girl® series of “history mysteries.” The featured book is the Samantha mystery, “Clue in the Castle …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://www.easttexasreview.com/reading-club-to-meet-2/

Oct 06

Assistive technology books in Braille

From popular eAudiobooks to books on CD to machines that will actually scan and read aloud any book, Longview Public Library offers vision-challenged patrons many ways to enjoy books. For the blind patron who prefers to pick up a book and actually read it, the library offers Braille books. There’s even a Bible in Braille …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://www.easttexasreview.com/assistive-technology-books-in-braille/

Sep 21

Library to hold workshop

Beginning Tuesday, October 20, the Tyler Public Library will offer scrap-bookers and card-makers a chance to expand their experience with the art of rubber-stamping, embellishing and card-making under the direction of a professional designer. The ArtCards classes will continue every other Tuesday, from 10:30 a.m. to noon, in October and November. Dates for the fall …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://www.easttexasreview.com/library-to-hold-workshop/

Older posts «

» Newer posts