Every Hero Has A Story: Writing Contest for Kids and Teens

Writing Contest logoEvery hero has a story: what is yours?  Are you the hero of your story? Is your hero a time-traveler in a blue box? Or fighting for their life in a battle royal? Adventure, thrills, heartache, turmoil, mystery or horror. What happens in your story is up to you.

First Place Winners receive a

Kindle Fire HD 6

For ages 10-16 who live in Webutuck School District. Fiction and non-fiction welcome. All entries due by July 15. The winners will be chosen from the 10-12 and the 13-16 age groups. Winning names will be announced at the end of August and their entries will be published in the Millerton News. Judges are Whitney Joseph, Millerton News Editor; Christine Bates From Main Street Magazine and Maryann Belarge from the Millerton Lions Club.

Click here to enter or bring your submission to the Library 

 

 

Library Yarns

Wednesdays at 6:30pmyarn balls

Join our adult knitting group every Wednesday night for lively conversation and knits.

Need help with a pattern or just want to learn? Stop by, someone is always willing to help.

Crocheters and other Fiber Artists Welcome, Too!

 

eBooks for Kids!

The library has expanded services with a new digital collection website experience just for kids. The main MHLS Digital Download Collection now has a separate site to provide a safe and easy browsing experience for kids.

Libraries recognize the need to provide a safe environment for kids to browse library materials. Just as the children’s section of the physical library has its own place, the same experience is now available in the digital collection for kids eBooks and audiobooks. Browsing can be done by subject, reading level or interest level. Check out the Kid’s eReading Room.

Computer Help

Want to learn more about computers? Sign up for our one-on-one workshop. The library will be offering their basic computer classes on a one-on-one basis.

We will also be offering e-reader help, overdrive workshop, and help with any computer problem.

Walk-ins are welcome but signing up is strongly encouraged.

Job & Career Help

Online access to help with finding a job, templates & tips for writing a resume & cover letter, interviewing tips, test preparation & more.

Learn a foreign language fast!

Looking for fun, interactive language lessons? Lessons available in over 30  languages !

Need to repair your car?

Wondering if your car has a recall? Get the full Chilton Manual for any car through our website! With your library card you get anytime, anywhere access for every domestic and foreign automobile and light truck.