The Last Treasure by Janet S. Anderson
Thirteen-year-old Ellsworth leaves his father to visit the relatives he has never met and eventually joins forces with Jess, his distant cousin, to uncover family secrets and search for their ancestor's hidden treasure.
Books are available on the Magic Muffin Recommendation Shelf in the Youth Services Department.
FOR AGES 10-14.
Our e-book librarian, Jodi Sapita, is available today for one-on-one instruction or help with downloading to your e-book readers or mobile devices. Just drop by!
Going on a trip or just want to try an e-reader? The library has several Kindles and Nooks available for you to check out.
Downloadable eBooks are available to all DeKalb Public Library card holders.
Join us on a trip from Costa Rica to Peru! From Australia to Egypt! From Ukraine to Ireland, Madagascar, and Bhutan...without ever leaving DeKalb! Learn about the culture, taste the food, and even create the crafts of each of these eight countries as you "travel" throughout the library! Remember to have your passport stamped at each location for your chance to win a beautiful globe for your home.
Here are other activities you will encounter this day:
It's all about the sugar! Learn how to make your own cheerful, colorful candy buttons.
This program is for tweens ages 10-14.
Use Google Docs to store, access, and share documents. You can make things like reports, spreadsheets, and presentations in Google Drive. It is a great way to collaborate on school work. It is all free and powered by Google. Please sign up online, at the reference desk, or by phone. Participants should already have a Gmail account.
Call 815-756-9568 ext 220 or firstname.lastname@example.org to sign up.
PowerPoint is presentation software that is part of Microsoft Office. Educators and students often use it to teach something or show what they have learned. PowerPoint can also be used to make a slide show for a special event like a graduation or wedding. In business, presentations are sometimes used to make a sales pitch. This class will show you the basics and give you time to start making your own PowerPoint slide show. Tweens, Teens and Adults are welcome to this event.
Signup online or at the Reference Desk or by calling 815-756-9568 ext. 220.
Drop-in any time between 10:30 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. to read to a NIU student as part of NIU's Sophomore Day of Services!
Readers will be entered into a raffle, prizes will be given away every half hour.
This event will be held in the Youth Services department.
309 Oak Street
DeKalb, Illinois 60115