Preserve, Transform and Strengthen

 

A big thank you to our many generous donors whose support made this exciting renovation possible.

Stop by to see the amazing progress that we have made. Keep your eye out for a grand opening event early this summer and don’t forget - we are open!

 

Bicycle Safety Seminar

Please come to special Bike Safety Seminar with Trooper Tammy Mickoliger on the importance of bike helmets/safety and general seatbelt safety. Don't miss this invaluable information session for kids and adults alike! 

New Books at the Library!

We have some hot new titles, stop by and check them out! 

 

"Behold the Dreamers "  by Imbolo Mbue

"The Thirst " by Jo Nesbo

"House of Spies"  by Daniel Silva

"The Late Show"  by Michael Connelly

'Magpie Murders " by Anthony Horowitz

'Testimony' by Scott Turow

No Middle Name by Lee Child

'The Ministry of Utmost Happiness' by Arundhati Roy

'Grappling with Legacy'   by Sylvia Brown

"The Fix" by David Baldacci

"Anything is Possible" by Elizabeth Strout

"Pachinko" by Min Jin Lee

"Black Book" by James Patterson

"Fast & Loose" by Stuart Woods

"The Burial Hour" by Jeffrey Deaver

"The Tea Girl of Hummingbird Lane" by Lisa See

"The Stars are Fire" by Anita Shreve

"Celine" by Peter Heller

"Beartown" by Fredrik Backman

"Against All Odds" by Danielle Steel

Camino Island" by John Grisham

"Come Sundown" by Nora Roberts

"The Identicals" by Elin Hilderbrand

"The Sunshine Sisters" by Jane Green

"Proving Ground" by Peter Blauner

"Frozen Hours" by Jeff Shaara

"The Jersey Brothers: a Missing Naval Officer...by Sally Mott Freeman

"Killers of the Flower Moon" by Min Jin Lee

"Secrets in Summer" by Nancy Thayer

"Testimony" by Scott Turow

"No Middle Name" by Lee Child

"The Ministry of Utmost Happiness" by Arundahati Roy

"The Duchess" By Danielle Steel

"Kiss Carlo" by Adrian Trigiana

 

The Front Room is Now Open!

Great news! As our front room renovation project nears completion, we are thrilled that our our loyal (and patient!) patrons can come by and check out the new improvements. In addition to a bright and open new space, there are many other upgrades to lighting, computers and technology, furnishings and displays throughout the library. We can't wait to show it off, so please stop by soon! 

Adult Book Discussion, All Welcome!

 

Please join us as we discuss the following titles on the second Thursday of each month. There should be copies available at the library. All are welcome!

 

7 pm at the library. 

 

July 13: Small Great Things by Jodi Picoult

August 10A Stranger In The Forest: On Foot Across Borneo by Eric Hansen

September 14Pachinko by Min Jin Lee

October 12Goodnight Beautiful Women by Anna Noyes

November 9Zeitoun by Dave Eggers

 

 

The Peter Brinckerhoff Nautical Lecture Series

To honor Peter’s many years as President of the Library Board and his continued service and as a tribute to his love of sailing, the library initiated The Peter Brinckerhoff Nautical Lecture Series in 2010.

 

The Madden Memorial Garden is Open!

The Marcie L. Madden Memorial Garden is open! Please come by and visit this transformational outdoor space. Sit in the shade and read a book or bring your laptop. And be on the lookout for programs and special events in our new venue. We welcome all patrons to come and enjoy this tranquil spot.
 
 
 

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Got DVDs?

Have your kids grown up? Are you almost over your Will Smith phase? Maybe its time to edit your DVD collection! The Fishers Island Library is trying to expand its current DVD holdings. As DVDs are a very popular item, your donations will go a long way in helping us increase our offerings. Simply leave your gently used DVDs on the porch and we will promise them a good home. Feel free to come by and visit them whenever you want. Thank you in advance! 

Children's Story Hour

Every Tuesday all summer long, we welcome children and their caregivers to come to Story Hour. This summer promises to be better than ever! We plan on some special crafts (all age appropriate!) maybe a puppet or two and always some reading fun. Join us at 4:30 pm (PLEASE NOTE: NO STORY HOUR JULY 4TH) 

Appropriate for ages: 3-7

 

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The Starboard Sea: A Novel
The Starboard Sea: A Novel

by Amber Dermont

Start date: June 24, 2012



Ignatz
Ignatz

by Monica Youn

Start date: June 24, 2012





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