Niles Public Library District’s annual summer reading club begins June 4! Register and read 4 books by August 31 to be eligible for great prizes like reusable cold cups, restaurant gift cards, and an iPod Touch. Read any books you want, including the titles that are required by your schools. Already forgot what book you’re […]
Recently, I ventured to Scotland for “holiday” (as the Brits call their vacations), armed with my iPad, loaded with an Ian Rankin mystery. Rankin, a Scot, is best known for his Inspector Rebus series, set in the gritty underbelly of Scotland’s capital, Edinburgh. I’ve read quite a few Rankin books, both from his lengthy John […]
The winners of the Niles Public Library’s 15th annual poetry contest Adult division are: 1st place: Kevin Shyne2nd place: Jim Koppensteiner Stop by the third floor of the Library to pick up a booklet of the winning poems and see them on display.
Congratulations to all the winners of the library’s 15th annual poetry contest! Teen Winners: 1st place: Connie Lay-Ngo 2nd place: Najlah Iqbal 3rd place: Anjana Tomay Honorable Mentions: Mai Lu and Danielle Brunner Adult Winners: 1st place: Kevin Shyne 2nd place: Jim Koppersteiner The poems are all on display on the 3rd floor of the […]