Visit Banned Book Week Sept 27-Oct 3 for the 10 most challenged titles of 2014 and why they were challenged.
The first three are available at your Library… . in multiple formats … .
- The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian, Sherman Alexie
- Persepolis, Marjane Satrapi
- And Tango Makes Three, Justin Richardson and Peter Parnell
These are a few of the Books banned historically. Borrow them from your Library… .
- The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, Mark Twain, 1884;
- The Autobiography of Malcolm X, Malcolm X and Alex Haley, 1965;
- Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee, Dee Brown, 1970;
- The Call of the Wild, Jack London, 1903;
- Catch-22, Joseph Heller, 1961;
- The Catcher in the Rye, J.D. Salinger, 1951:
- Beloved, Toni Morrison, 1987
NOT 1:30 as previously published. Join local author, Pat Stuart, on Sunday, September 27 at 1 p.m. in Grizzly Hall.
“So, we moved up into the forest on upper Green Creek, lived in a tent and … one woman with three children … built a 1200 sq. ft. cabin, ” Determined Women II: The New Pioneer.
Penny & Chuck Preston with Pat in the cabin her Mom built. Her Mother’s photo graces the mantle. The Prestons live there now.
The Park County Library Board will meet at 4:30 p.m., Tuesday, Sept. 22 at the Powell Branch Library for the monthly meeting.
Local author Pat Stuart will talk about her new book on Sunday, September 27 at 1 p.m. in Grizzly Hall at the Park County Public Library in Cody.
Determined Women II: The New Pioneer is a family memoir set in Cody and the Wapiti Valley with chapters on the Japanese Relocation Center and the Shoshone Irrigation Project in the post-WWII years. “It is about my mother’s determination to build her own cabin the way her great grandmother had built hers—one log at a time. So, we moved up into the forest on upper Green Creek, lived in a tent and … one woman with three children … built a 1200 sq. ft. cabin. It’s the one now occupied by the Prestons,” said Pat.
Kids who get their first library card in September at Park County Public Library in Cody will receive a prize. Already have a library card? Show it to us in the Children’s Library and receive a prize, too.
Enjoy a show from Kathy Singer Photography for September at the Library. She specializes in Fine Art Portrait and Wedding Photography. Kathy’s artistic style has created lasting memories for families, children, babies, high school seniors, and wedding clients for 30 years.
It’s the first of the year – a fun story time for the whole family! Join us in the Kids’ Library Monday evening, September 14th at 6:30 for great new stories. Kids of all ages are welcome to wear pajamas and bring stuffed animals and pillows. Milk and cookies for everyone, too!
Kerry Grombacher will return to Grizzly Hall on Sunday, Sept. 13 at 1:30 p.m. for a live concert.
Kerry plays mandolin & guitar. He writes ballads, contemporary folk and country songs.
Give a listen to Mother’s Day from his website