WRITER OF THE WEEK Erle Stanley Gardner – who in fact studied and practiced law – created not only the well-known Perry Mason series but also a number of other characters, spanning private detectives, thieves, and district attorneys, under various pseudonyms while writing for the pulp magazines of the 1920s through the 1950s.
BOOK SALE Doors open on the Friends of the Library Summer Book Sale this Thursday the 19th at 5 PM. Friends of the Library (including those who join on the spot) receive a 50% discount for the first night, but the sale continues through Thursday the 26th – including Sunday the 22nd during the fun festival. Prices start at $3 for hardcover books and $0.75 for paperbacks and decrease the following days, with a bag sale on Friday the 27th. Proceeds from the sale fund programming and other purchases throughout the year, so come out to support the library and pick up some great deals. We have books, CDs, DVDs, and more.
VISIT AUSTRALIA Join us for Didgeridoo Down Under today the 17th at 4 PM to learn about Australian music and culture.