Archive for October, 2011

Spooky Halloween

Will you be dressing up for Halloween?

What is your spooky playlist for Halloween? Do you have any suggestions?

 

October 29, 2011 at 4:06 am

A Question to Ponder

What does home mean to you?

October 20, 2011 at 6:46 pm

October 14

On October 14, 1926, Winnie-the-Pooh by A.A. Mile was first published.

Winnie-the-Pooh and Piglet

October 14, 2011 at 12:08 am

A Poem

Bookmobile

by Joyce Sutphen

I spend part of my childhood waiting
for the Sterns County Bookmobile.
When it comes to town, it makes a
U-turn in front of the grade school and
glides into its place under the elms.

It is a natural wonder of late
afternoon. I try to imagine Dante,
William Faulkner, and Emily Dickinson
traveling down a double lane highway
together, country-western on the radio.

Even when it arrives, I have to wait.
The librarian is busy, getting out
the inky pad and the lined cards.
I pace back and forth in the line,
hungry for the fresh bread of the page,

because I need something that will tell me
what I am; I want to catch a book,
clear as a one-way ticket, to Paris,
to London, to anywhere.

Old Bookmobile

October 13, 2011 at 1:07 am


Maplewood Hours

MONDAY: 11:30 am - 7:00 pm TUESDAY: 11:30 am - 7:00 pm WEDNESDAY: 11:30 am - 7:00 pm THURSDAY: 11:30 am - 7:00 pm FRIDAY: 11:30 am - 5:30 pm SATURDAY: 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
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