Mark your calendar. The library’s annual Halloween party will be held on Friday, Oct. 17 at 6:30 p.m. at the Doanes Park Youth Center, held in conjunction with the parks and rec department. Expect plenty of games, fun, costumes and candy.
The library’s new self-check kiosk is operational. You will need a new card in order to operate the kiosk. Stop in soon and check it out.
Coming soon: online magazines
Pleasant Hill is now part of a consortium, Central Iowa MagNet, which will provide you with access to more than 50 magazines anytime, anywhere. Watch for more news on this exciting new service.
Social Security workshop
A workshop “Social Security Filing — Helping You File for Maximum Lifetime Benefits” will be held on Thursday, Oct. 9 at 6:30 p.m. If you are married, widowed or divorced between the ages of 55 and 68, this presentation could result in increased social security benefits. The presentation is free but preregistration is required.
“The Long Way Home” by Louise Penny
“Severed Souls” by Terry Goodkind
“Murder in Retribution” by Anne Cleeland
“The Romanov Sisters” by Helen Rappaport
“Special Heart” by Bret Baier
“Elephant Company” by Vicki Constantine Croke
Books on CD
“The 6th Extinction” by James Rollins
“Love Letters” by Debbie Macomber
“Good Morning, Mr. Mandela” by Zelda La Grange
“Pumpkin Trouble” by Jan Thomas
“One Two That’s My Shoe!” by Allison Murray
“Fancy Nancy’s Fabulous Fall Storybook Collection” by Jane O’Connor
Many other new items are also available. On Wednesdays, bring back any items that are overdue, including videos, and no fine will be charged.
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Don’t forget the library has online access to E-books and audio available! WILBOR is an online site accessible through the library’s website.
Pleasant Hill Public Library
5151 Maple Drive,
Hours: Sunday: 1-4 p.m.
Mon. – Thur.: 10 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Friday: 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Saturday: 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.