News

September/October 2017

We have a new library!!

We are so excited to be moving into our new library this month. 

Come in and read the Taber Times newspaper.  Find out the latest news in Taber and area.

The Summer Reading Program was well attended by lots of kids in Barnwell.  Many thanks go out to Paige and Judy for doing an excellent job.


New Books for Adults:

Don’t Let Go by Harlan Coben
Enigma by Catherine Coulter
Enemy of the State by Vince Flynn
To Be Where You Are by Jan Karon
Winter Solstice by Elin Hilderbrand
Glass Houses by Louise Penny


Barnwell Public Library memberships are $10 per person or $18 per family.  We have 3 different cards to choose from.  Library cards are good to use in any Chinook Arch library in Southern Alberta including Taber, Lethbridge and the Crowsnest Pass.  All Barnwell School students get Chinook Arch library cards.


NEW MOVIES:
The Fate of the Furious

Going in Style

Guardians of the Galaxy 2
Boss Baby
Kong, Skull Island                            
The Long Haul (Diary of a Wimpy Kid)
(If you can’t find it here, we can order it in for you.)



MOMS & TOTS new schedule:

(held every Thursday, 10:30 am to 11:30 am)

Sept 7                 Wheels on the Bus
Sept 14               Opposite day
Sept 21               Friends
Sept 28               On the Farm (snack day)
Oct 5 Thanksgiving
Oct 12                 Apples
Oct 19                 Fall

Oct 26                 Halloween (snack day)


More ways to use your library card:

  • Read books on your device using Overdrive app
  • Renew items and place items on hold
  • Solaro app is a great study resource for your kids in grades 3-12
  • Free admission to various venues in Southern Alberta
  • Read magazines for free using the PressReader app

New Stuff for Kids & Teens:
“The Caldera,” the latest book in the Brotherband Chronicles by John Flanagan
Chris Colfer’s latest book in The Land of Stories series called “Worlds Collide”
The 4-book series “Books of Bayern” by Shannon Hale
The Titanic Mission, the second book in the Flashback Four series by Dan Gutman
The Spooky Cabin, a Paw Patrol book