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Summer Reading Program ends Saturday, August 8, 2015

Hello Readers! A gentle reminder that the Lopez Island Library’s Summer Reading Program ends this Saturday, August 8th. Please turn in your reading logs before close of business (5pm) on August 8th. Readers up through 5th grade who complete the program will receive Book Bucks and a Goody Bag. Tweens & Teens (6th -12th grade)…Read more

Pet Pals a Warm and Fuzzy Success

Dr. Sally Hodson arrived at the Lopez Island Library on July 29th with life-sized dog and cat in tow (literally, in a little green wagon) for her Pet Pals program. When live dogs, Chester and Dusty arrived, the inevitable curiosity ensued, followed by acceptance between well-mannered pets. Chester the Golden Retriever and the “fake” pets…Read more

Movie Review: “The Big Year”

The Big Year Directed by: David Frankel Starring: Steve Martin, Jack Black, and Owen Wilson Rated PG for language and some sensuality Reviewed by Attie P. A “Big Year” is an informal competition among birders to see who can see or hear the largest number of species of birds within a single calendar year and…Read more

Movie Review: “O Brother, Where Art Thou?”

O Brother, Where Art Thou? Directed by Joel and Ethan Coen Starring: George Clooney, John Turturro, and Tim Blake Nelson, with John Goodman, Holly Hunter, and Charles Durning in supporting roles Rated PG-13 for some violence and language Reviewed by Attie P. Three convicts, Ulysses Everett McGill (George Clooney), known as Everett, Pete Hogwallop (John…Read more