James Hill

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Easy Readers

Books Miss Ruby talked about in this book talk about easy readers: (click the link and sign in with your library card to put on items on hold) Biscuit & the Little Pup By: Alyssa Satin Capucilli Biscuit's Day at the Farm By: Alyssa Satin Capucilli Jack Goes West By: Mac Barnett & Greg Pizzoli Hi, Jack By: [...]

By |2020-06-24T13:38:39+00:00June 24th, 2020|0 Comments

A Book Talk with Miss Ruby

Here is the list of picture books Miss Ruby talks about in the video.  Click the link and sign in with your library card to put on items on hold! Baby Belly by Patricia Martin B is for Bee by Charlotte Milner Friday Night Wrestlefest by J.F. Fox Don't Feed the Coos! by Jonathan Stutzman The Old Truck [...]

By |2020-06-09T15:54:32+00:00June 9th, 2020|0 Comments

Virtual Bookworm

Beyond Books by Ruby Smart, Youth Services Manager Virtual Bookworm - How’s That Work? Originally published in the Chillicothe Gazette, May 31, 2020 Each spring, the Youth Services department visits every school in Ross County to spread the word about Bookworm, our summer reading program. We do a silly skit in front of thousands of kids, make fools of [...]

By |2020-06-01T15:47:53+00:00June 1st, 2020|0 Comments

Cornavirus Information

Download the hoopla, Libby, or Freegal apps from the App Store to access the library's eBooks, music, and movies. The Northside Branch Library drive-through window is currently open for materials pickup. Patrons of all library branches are encouraged to use this service. The Northside Branch building and all county branches are temporarily closed to the public due to the [...]

By |2020-06-23T14:28:43+00:00March 13th, 2020|5 Comments

…and Read On!

from James Hill, Library Director It’s ironic that in the “information age,” we don’t always get the information we’re looking for. Or, as often as not, we have to stop and question the information we do get. That applies to Coronavirus, too. I'm not an expert, so in these situations I think it’s important to trust health officials rather [...]

By |2020-03-09T19:56:26+00:00March 9th, 2020|0 Comments