WRITER OF THE WEEK  Ida Tarbell was one of the first investigative journalists, with a particular focus on monopolies and labor abuses at the turn of the 20th century.  She also wrote biographies and lectured on a variety of social issues.


WASHER NECKLACE  Children ages 11 and up can make fancy pendants out of basic materials this Thursday the 8th at 4 PM.


ADULT CRAFT  There is no adult crafting session this week.  Please join us next Thursday for our coloring circle.

REGULAR PROGRAMS  Music and Movement for toddlers is Tuesday at 10 AM.  There will be no Stories and Songs this Saturday.  Drop-in computer help will be available tonight the 6th from 6 – 7 PM.  Call the library or check online for all of the details on all of our upcoming events. 


JUST ARRIVED  We have new novels by some of your favorite authors this week.  Danielle Steel’s In His Father’s Footsteps features the son of German immigrants trying to live up to their American dream.  Nicholas Sparks returns with Every Breath, about the meeting of a woman selling her father’s cottage and a man searching for his family.  I Am Behind You is the latest from Swedish horror author John Ajvide Lindqvist.  Stephen King has a new look at life in Castle Rock with the novella Elevation.  The title characters of Jeff Abbott’s The Three Beths are all women who disappeared from the same town.  The Forbidden Door is the fourth in Dean Koontz’s Jane Hawk series, while War of the Wolf is the 11th in Bernard Cornwell’s Saxon Chronicles.  Investigator V. I. Warshawski returns for a 19th time in Sara Paretsky’s Shell Game.  Iris Johansen’s latest thriller, Vendetta, is about a doctor drawn into a terrorist plot.  Stuart Woods has a new Stone Barrington novel in Desperate Measures, and Michael Connelly begins a new series in Dark Sacred Night.  In Unsheltered, Barbara Kingsolver traces the lives of two people living at the same address – one in the 1880s, one in the 21st century – as they each face the respective trials of their times.  Mitch Albom has released a sequel to The Five People You Meet in Heaven, entitled The Next Person You Meet in Heaven.  If the end of Halloween has you looking forward to December and its holidays, but you still feel like reading about crime, try Joanne Fluke’s latest Hannah Swensen mystery, Christmas Cake Murder.  Finally, Christopher Tolkien has released another volume of his father’s Middle Earth saga, this one on The Fall of Gondolin.


We welcome your QUESTIONS, COMMENTS, CONCERNS, PURCHASE REQUESTS, AND PROGRAMMING IDEAS.  Contact us at 312 Washington Street, ogdlib@ncls.org, 315-393-4325, or through any of our social media sites (you can do a search for Ogdensburg Public Library or find the links on our website, ogdlib.org.)


REGULAR HOURS are 9 AM to 8 PM on Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday, 9 AM to 5 PM on Wednesday and Friday, and 9 AM – 3 PM on Saturday.  We look forward to hearing from you and seeing you at your library!