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September 2013

Career Guidance--FREE!

on Tue, 09/24/2013 - 11:31am

Where can teens and young adults find reliable, free help with job-hunting and workplace skills, information on internships apprenticeships, and help with college planning?

Ferguson's Career Guidance Center is a great new tool that enables you to

  • Take a career interest assessment
  • Learn to write a winning resume
  • Find out how to get a job referral
  • Learn what networking is all about

To access: click Facts on File. Enter your library card number and you're on your way! Also check out our full list of web resources.

October Meeting

on Thu, 09/19/2013 - 1:29pm

A Sudden Country

Wednesday, October 16, 10:15 - 11:00 a.m.

or Thursday, October 17, 7:00 - 7:45 p.m.

Inspired by her ancestor's chronicle, author Karen Fisher weaves a moving tale of two westward travelers, James MacLaren and Lucy Mitchell. Self-reliance and the pioneering spirit are their trusted companions; however, the unforgiving landscape of the Oregon Trail may prove too much for this unlikely pair to overcome.

 

September Meeting

on Wed, 09/04/2013 - 3:38pm

The Brave

Wednesday, September 18, 10:15 - 11:00 a.m.

or Thursday, September 19, 7:00 -7:45 p.m.

Young Tommy Bedford idolizes rugged television cowboy Red McGraw, played convincingly by the handsome and charming actor Ray Montane. When his sister Diane weds Ray, Tommy is certain his dreams of campfires, cowboys, and rodeos will all come true in this fifth novel by Nicholas Evans, author of The Horse Whisperer.

Circle of Voices, North: Poetry Circle

on Tue, 09/03/2013 - 3:06pm

On September 22, Circle of Voices North looks at the work of our new Poet Laureate of the United States, Charles Wright.  Born in Tennessee, Mr. Wright was winner of the Pulitzer Prize, the National Book Award, and the Lilly Award for lifetime achievement. 

Join Laurie Byro for a lively poetry discussion from 6:45 – 7:45 p.m. To register, please call 728-2820 or email wmtl@wmtl.org. Copies of the poems will be available at the Adult/Teen Services desk to those who are registered.

Autumn Lights Festival

on Tue, 09/03/2013 - 12:43pm

Saturday, October 12
10:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Rain date: Sunday, October 13

WMTL looks forward to participating in this fun community-wide event. Stop by our tent and create a craft, test your trivia or sign up for a library card. Don’t forget the Friends book sale where bargain prices prevail. Mark your calendar and plan a visit from 10:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.