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This week at the library:

Monday, March 30
10:30: Toddler Story Time
11:30: Preschool Story Time
7:00pm: Quilters

Tuesday, March 31 
9:00 am: Bridge

Wednesday, April 1
3:00-4:00 pm: Teen Scene (Grades 6-12)

 Thursday, April 2
10:30 am: Baby Story Time
11:30 am: Preschool Story Time

Happy Women’s History Month!

According to the Women’s History Month Website, March has been proclaimed Women’s History Month for the purpose of “paying tribute to the generations of women whose commitment to nature and the planet have proved invaluable to society.” Stop by and check out our displays in celebration of women throughout history, or check out one of these great books our Adult Reading Club enjoyed this month:

 

 Women's History Month

 

Founding Mothers by Cokie Roberts

 

First Ladies by Margaret Truman

 

Edith Kermit Roosevelt: Creating the Modern First Lady by Lewis Gould

 

Hillary Rodham Clinton: A First Lady For Our Time by Donnie Radcliffe

 

Presidential Wives: An Anecdotal History by Paul Boller

 

Tax Help Resources

tax help

The Community Action Agency in partnership with the Kalamazoo County Tax Counseling Initiative (TCI) will provide free tax preparation to low to moderate income families (earning $53,000 or less). There will be over 125 free tax sites, staffed by community volunteers who are IRS-trained and certified, throughout the community in the upcoming months. The majority of tax sites are available by appointment (see information below).

There will be 3 walk-in dates at Health & Community Services, 3299 Gull Rd., Kalamazoo:

Thursday, April 2nd from 10:00 AM until 4:00 PM

Wednesday, April 8th from 10:00 AM until 4:00 PM

Thursday, April 16th from 10:00 AM until 4:00 PM

Customers are encouraged to attend one of the dates listed above or to call 2-1-1 to find the most convenient site and schedule a tax preparation appointment, or they can go online to myfreetaxes.com (if they earn $58,000 or less).

 

 

Website Showcase: www.fantasticfiction.co.uk

Have you been wondering when your favorite author’s next book will be released? Or maybe you’re trying to figure out what order the books in that series go in. Visit www.fantasticfiction.co.uk for bibliographies for over 30,000 authors and information on over 350,000 books. You can also use the site to discover new books and authors, by browsing award winners, top authors, and most popular books. Visitors can also find out what their favorite authors recommend by visiting that authors page on the website.

This website lives up to its name, as it is a truly fantastic spot to get information on your favorite fiction books, authors, and series. www.fantasticfiction.co.uk is a very useful resource.

If you need help with the site, stop on in and we’ll be happy to help.

This month’s book club pick:

Prepare for April by reading one of our selections of books that will become movies in 2015.

Our next book discussion group will meet Thursday, April 2nd at 9 a.m.

Books to Movies

eBook and Digital Audiobook Information

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