Thursday, November 14, 2013

Sharpen Your Test Taking Skills

The Main Library will be hosting a Free SAT Practice Exam on Saturday, December 7th at 10 AM. Click HERE to register or call 1-800-KAP-TEST.

Friday, July 5, 2013

Beneath the Surface

There’s still time to sign up for the Teen Summer Reading Program “Beneath the Surface.” Stop by the Main Library or the Allwood Branch to get your reading log. Read four hours a week and get a prize! Prizes include a free mini cupcake from Mr. Cupcake, a slice of pizza from Bruno’s and a game of bowling from Garden Palace. Plus each week you’ll get a raffle ticket entering you into the grand prize drawing!

Tuesday, July 2, 2013

Reading Partners Needed!

Can you volunteer for an hour a week this summer? The Clifton Public Library is accepting volunteers, ages 14 and older to work one-on-one with an elementary school child, grades 1 through 5. No special skills needed, just a willingness to help!
 For more information, stop in the Children’s Room at the
Clifton Memorial Library, 292 Piaget Avenue, Clifton, NJ
or the Allwood Branch Library, 44 Lyall Road, Clifton, NJ  Or call (973) 772-5500  and ask for the Children’s Room! Applications will be accepted until July 12th.

Friday, June 28, 2013

Beneath the Surface

Sign up for the Teen Summer Reading Program starts July 1st! Come to the Reference Desk at the Main Library or the Circulation Desk at the Allwood Branch to get your reading log. The first three people at each building to sign up for the Teen Summer Reading Program will receive a ticket to the State Fair at the Meadowlands.

Thursday, May 30, 2013

New to YA

Zom-B: Underground by Darren Shan
“B is a zombie, but unlike most of the walking dead, B’s brain still works.” The world is now populated with mindless flesh eating zombies, but a few like B still have a conscience and are aware of their surrounding and of the government’s harsh plan to alleviate this zombie plague.
Nerve by Jeanne Ryan
“Vee doesn’t know if she has the guts to play NERVE, and anonymous online game of dares. But whoever’s behind the game knows exactly what she wants, enticing her with lust worthy prizes and a sizzling-hot partner.” As dares become more and more challenging will Vee be able to stay in the game or will she meet her end?

Friday, March 8, 2013

New In YA

Prisoner B-3087 by Alan Gratz
"Survive. At any cost. Ten concentration camps. Ten different places where you are starved, tortured, and worked Mercilessly. It's something no one could imagine surviving. But is is what Yanek Gruener has to face." Follow Yanek's hardship as he is yanked from his home in Poland to become a tortured prisoner of the Nazi concentration camps.

Code by Kathy Reichs and Brendan Reichs
"The virals are put to the ultimate test when they find a geocache containing an ornate puzzle box." The third book in The Virals series, follow Tory, Ben, Hi, Shelton, and Cooper as the solve the Gamemaster's puzzle.