Pember Library

Tuesday 9-5, Wednesday 1-8, Thursday 1-8, Friday 12-5, Saturday 10-3

Pember Board Meeting

Posted by Ardyce on July 3rd, 2014

July 17, 2014
6:00 pm

A meeting of the Board of Trustees of the Pember Library and Museum will be held on the third Thursday of each month at the Pember. This is a regular meeting and open to the public.

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Book Donations

Posted by Ardyce on June 27th, 2014

We regret that we can’t accept any more book donations until after July 22.

Our storage area is filling up Fast!

Please remember that we can’t accept books that are torn or dirty and if they smell “funky,” we will put them in the garbage.

The Friend’s book sale (and Slate Valley Garden Club plant & bake sale) will take place Friday, July 11, 12:00 -5:00 PM and Saturday, July 12, 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM.

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Fizz, Boom, READ! Ages 5+

Posted by Ardyce on June 27th, 2014

June 28, 2014
11:00 amto12:00 pm
July 5, 2014
11:00 amto12:00 pm
July 12, 2014
11:00 amto12:00 pm
July 19, 2014
11:00 amto12:00 pm
July 26, 2014
11:00 amto12:00 pm

Join Linda every Saturday for the next five weeks for crafts, stories and kid-friendly activities. Registration is not required.

Celebrate the ordinary wonders of everyday science with these hands-on resources:

Albee, Sarah. Clever Trevor. Kane Press, 2003.
Aronin, Miriam. Mangled by a Hurricane! Bearport Publishing, 2010.
Blair, Beth. The Everything Kids’ Gross Mazes Book: Wind Your Way through Hours of Twisted Turns, Sick Shortcuts, and Disgusting Detours! Adams Media, 2006.
Branzei, Sylvia. Grossology. Price Stern Sloan, 2002.
Breen, Mark and Kathleen Friestad. The Kids’ Book of Weather Forecasting. Ideals, 2008.
Brown, Cynthia Light. Amazing Kitchen Chemistry Projects You Can Build Yourself. Nomad Press, 2008.
Chatterton, Martin. Yuck! The Grossest Joke Book Ever! Kingfisher, 2004.
Clarke, Ginjer L. Gross Out! Animals That Do Disgusting Things (All Aboard Science Reader). Grosset & Dunlap, 2006.
Frazee, Marla. Roller Coaster. Harcourt, 2003.
Gutman, Dan. The Talent Show. Simon & Schuster, 2010.
Hart, Alison. Anna’s Blizzard. Peachtree Publishers, 2005.
Mackill, Mary. Special Animal Senses. Heinemann-Raintree, 2005.
Markovics, Joyce. Blitzed by a Blizzard! Bearport Publishing, 2010.
Miller, Connie Colwell. Disgusting Animals. Capstone Press, 2007.
Morlock, Lisa. Track That Scat! Sleeping Bear Press, 2012.
Nankivell-Aston, Sally and Dorothy Jackson. Science Experiments with Simple Machines. Turtleback, 2000. Nargi, Lela. The Honeybee Man. Random House, 2011.
Person, Stephen. Struck by Lightning! Bearport Publishing, 2010.
Pilkey, Dav. Dog Breath. Scholastic Paperbacks, 2004.
Prelutsky, Jack. It’s Raining Pigs & Noodles. Greenwillow Books, 2005.
Prince, April Jones. What Do Wheels Do All Day? Houghton Mifflin, 2006.
Raczka, Bob. More Than Meets the Eye: Seeing Art with All Five Senses. Millbrook Press, 2003.
The Lightning Thief: The Graphic Novel. Hyperion Books, 2010.
Rudolph, Jessica. Erased by a Tornado! Bearport Publishing, 2010.
Salas, Laura Purdie. Move It! Work It! A Song about Simple Machines. Picture Window Books, 2009. Salisbury, Graham. Calvin Coconut: Hero of Hawaii. Yearling, 2012.
Schwartz, Cory Rosen and Tali Klein. Hop! Plop! Walker & Co., 2006.
Solheim, James. It’s Disgusting and We Ate It! True Food Facts from around the World and throughout History. Aladdin, 2001.
Solway, Andrew. The Science of a Loaf of Bread. Gareth Stevens, 2009.
Stanton, Andy. You’re a Bad Man, Mr. Gum. Egmont Books, 2006.
Swanson, Diane. Turn It Loose: The Scientist in Absolutely Everybody. Annick Press, 2004.
Weinstock, Robert. Food Hates You, Too and Other Poems. Hyperion, 2009.
Wells, Robert E. How Do You Lift a Lion? Perfection Learning, 1996.
Yasuda, Anita. Explore Simple Machines: 25 Great Projects, Activities, Experiments. Nomad Press, 2011.

We can help you find these books or request them from another library.

Happy Summer Reading!sr2010a_rgb

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2014 Auction Items ~ Furniture

Posted by Ardyce on June 26th, 2014

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Celebrate the holiday with us!

Posted by Ardyce on June 25th, 2014

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