September 2017 News
Writing contest - grades 6 - 12!
Imagined Ink is an annual writing contest for youth in grades 6-12 in the FVRL district. Entries are read by a panel of judges, and prizes are awarded to winners in two age groups: grades 6-8 and grades 9-12. Enter September 1 through October 1.
Staff training day closure
All libraries and bookmobiles will be closed for FVRL's annual Staff Training Day on Thursday, September 28 . Many services available 24/7 on our website.

Growing readers across the district
You may have seen our "Grow A Reader! Read while you wait" bins in your community. This project places a box of books in locations where families with children might experience an extended wait. Each box has 15 - 20 books for families to enjoy while they wait.

New kids & teens pages at
About books
New Releases in August
Find your copy on our Lucky Day shelf or place a hold for pickup at your local library. Or, hedge your bets, and try both! Find more new titles using the buttons below.
What's happening around the district
Have a smart phone? Do you use social media or email? Then you are vulnerable to cyber security threats and identity theft scams. Join us to learn effective ways to protect your personal information online. Presented by our partners at the Better Business Bureau . Two programs available at five locations.
Explore robotics with Ozobot®! Using color, you'll learn how to make tiny Ozobot® robots dance, race and do your bidding. Happening at multiple libraries.

Registration is required for some events.

Meaningful Movies - Join a group to watch a thought-provoking movie and then discuss it together. Happening at Cascade Park and Ridgefield in September.

Language Conversation Circles - Practice English, French, Spanish or Chinese in a comfortable setting. These are held at multiple locations.
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Teacher-approved homework sources!
Find teacher-approved sources to help with all types of assignments and projects.  These are not just "Internet sources."  You can even use tools to help cite your sources and create a bibliography.
  The library welcomes everyone.