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Spooky Stories for Adults – Friday the 13th, 6pm

This Friday the 13th, come to the Lopez Library fireside at closing time (6pm) to hear or read a spooky tale. Each reader will have 5 – 7 minutes to thrill the audience with their tale. Share a classic ghost story that you love or tell your own bone-chilling tale. Optional writing prompt: “When the…Read more

Kazuo Ishiguro wins the Nobel Prize

The author Kazuo Ishiguro is awarded the 2017 Nobel Prize in Literature. Come by the library today to check out our collection of books by Kazuo Ishiguro.  Find out yourself why he won the prize!  You can listen to a 7-minute Nobel interview with the author below.

First Saturday – Classic Films Double Feature

First Saturday Matinee at the Lopez Library. Watch a double feature of your favorite classic films. Starts at 1pm. Popcorn provided. Perfect for a rainy day! October 7th: The Grapes of Wrath & Slaughterhouse Five November 4th: Desk Set & Doctor Zhivago

Reader Spotlight – Mary Wondra

Welcome to the monthly installment of Reader Spotlight – in which we ask a library patron to tell us about their favorite books. Mary Wondra kicks off October with a selection of seven favorites: To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee, The Moon is a Hash Mistress by Robert Heinlein, All the Light We Cannot…Read more

Words have power. Read a banned book.

Banned Books Week is an annual event celebrating the freedom to read and express ideas, even those considered unorthodox or unpopular.  Since 1990, the American Library Association has recorded more than 10,000 book challenges made, about half in schools or school libraries, and a quarter in public libraries. Challenges are not simply an expression of…Read more

Hispanic Heritage Month begins September 15th!

Celebrate National Hispanic Heritage Month with the Lopez Library! Join us in honoring the generations of Hispanic people who have enriched our nation and society. September 15th is significant because it is the anniversary of independence for Latin American countries Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras and Nicaragua. In addition, Mexico and Chile celebrate their…Read more