Saturday, September 30, 2017

Thanks for celebrating Banned Books Week!

Thanks for following along for Banned Books Week on our social media channels. We hope you learned some interesting facts about our freedoms and our right to information, and that you have a refreshed commitment to protecting them.

To wrap up Banned Books Week 2017, here's an infographic from the ALA with fast stats about book challenges and removals in the United States.

Words DO have power, as book challengers recognize. Book defenders know it, too, and they use their words to defend access to information and perspectives. Use your words wisely!

Monday, September 25, 2017

Top 10 Challenged Books of 2016

For Banned Books Week, take a look at the top 10 challenged books of 2016 and why they were considered problematic.

Sunday, September 24, 2017

It's Banned Books Week!

September 24-30th is Banned Books Week 2017. Watch our blog and social media accounts for tidbits about intellectual freedom, book challenges, materials banning, and censorship, or visit the American Library Association's Banned Books Week page.

Banned Books Week - Words Have Power! #BannedBooksWeek

Friday, September 22, 2017

In Memoriam

The Reeves staff wish to thank the anonymous person(s) who left flowers and cards in memory of our departed beta, Gill.
memorial shrine to fish

pink carnations and a "RIP GILL" card

pink carnations with "YOU WERE THE BEST GIL" card

He will forever swim in our hearts. 

Friday, September 1, 2017

Labor Day Weekend Hours

The Library will be closed on Sunday, September 3rd and Monday, September 4th. Have a safe and happy holiday weekend!