Notes from the Living Room #8

Extra eBooks for LINCC Patrons To help meet the increasing demand for downloadable e-books and audiobooks, LINCC has started a collection of the most popular titles that are available only to Clackamas County library card holders. This collection is known as OverDrive Advantage and will shorten the amount of time you have to wait . . . → Read More: Notes from the Living Room #8

Notes from the Living Room #7

Gone to the Dogs

by Librarian Annie Sprague

“A dog doesn’t care if you’re rich or poor, clever or dull, smart or dumb. Give him your heart and he’ll give you his.” From the book Marley and Me by John Grogan

Last week I had the great pleasure to visit Eagle Creek Elementary school with . . . → Read More: Notes from the Living Room #7

Notes from the Living Room #6

In the Estacada area volunteerism is everywhere. From our arts organizations (Estacada Area Arts Commission, etc…) and service agencies (Food Bank, Community Center) to our City Council and Mayor, volunteers make more possible. Even at the library, we have a volunteer library board, and a citizens committee that assisted in creating the Library’s strategic plan. . . . → Read More: Notes from the Living Room #6

Notes from the Living Room #5

Teen Council is Forming

By Librarian Annie Sprague

Want to make some new friends and get involved with your library? Join the Library’s new Teen Council.

The library is looking for teens ages 13-17 who want to:

–Talk about books, graphic novels, movies, and music

–Learn how council meetings work

–Volunteer in the . . . → Read More: Notes from the Living Room #5

Library Closed February 18

The Library will be closed on Monday, February 18 in observance of President’s Day.

Regular hours will resume on Tuesday, February 19 at 11 a.m.

Notes from the Living Room #4

If you check out a lot of our magazines you know our collection is excellent! We have approximately 200 different magazines, in wide-ranging subjects and many unexpected titles. Here are some of the new titles we’ve added in the last six months (titles in green are exclusive to Estacada Public Library, meaning: no other LINCC . . . → Read More: Notes from the Living Room #4

Notes from the Living Room #3

Happy New Year from everyone at the Estacada Library!

We are looking forward to some updates and improvements to our library and collection this year: new public computers, a new teen area and a major update to the LINCC eBook service, Library2Go.

If you received an eReader over the holidays you are probably planning to . . . → Read More: Notes from the Living Room #3

Notes From the Living Room #2

12/01/2012

Ever wonder how library materials are kept in good shape? Partially, we rely on you, our patrons, to respect library items by treating them well so they can be enjoyed by other patrons. Our library materials are borrowed by many, both in the Estacada area and by our partner library patrons in Clackamas . . . → Read More: Notes From the Living Room #2

Notes from the Living Room

11/1/2012

Dear Library Friends,

You are reading the first posting of the Library’s new blog “Notes from the Living Room.”

In this blog you’ll hear from us, the library staff, about what’s new in the library; from new materials for you to check out, maybe a book review or recommendation, or updates about how the . . . → Read More: Notes from the Living Room