The Friends of the Atchison Library are hosting a writing class with lessons by James Patterson. The first class is October 1st at 6:30 in the Library Meeting Room. The cost is $10 if you are already a Friend. It's only $10 a year to become a Friend, so be a Friend and a Writer! All others will need to find their inner scribe and $25. Here is the website and Mr. Patterson!
Next Wednesday, September 26th, Open Source Ecology is giving a FREE workshop in 3D printers! Learn how to set up files, how to print, how the 3D printers are made, and how to recycle plastics to make filament. RSVP at the circulation desk or by emailing us at firstname.lastname@example.org! See you there!
The NEXT website where you can search for, and put holds on, your favorite books and movies now has new and improved navigation to the online resources available with your library card. Revisit your favorites like Hoopla and Overdrive, or check out the newest addition, Lynda.com. Lynda.com has tons of online classes designed by expert teachers on subjects from photography and design to Microsoft Word and Excel. Watch a whole class or search for one particular skill you need. Use Lynda.com to make yourself a more valuable employee, a more knowledgeable student, or just a more tech-savvy computer user. Log in through the NEXT catalog located on this website! Click on the "SEARCH CATALOG/LOGIN tab, and scroll down to the Online Resources graphic. Happy learning!
The west entrance and the elevator are closed for a bit. The project is to route the sump pump water out of the building instead of into our sewer line. The north and south entrances are open and there is stroller parking at the front desk.
Join us on Oct 4th at 6:00 for the Male Lead Character Book Club. This month's selection takes a slightly comic twist, with a frozen arm in the car trunk, and has a Kansas connection. And don't forget to go below and vote for the next Kansas Humanities Book Talk theme.