Local Library – Not Just Books

Local libraries are full of valuable resources that can benefit everybody in the community.  The library in my city offers:

  • Books, movies, and music
  • Used bookstore
  • Free concerts
  • Free move night
  • Help with homework
  • Genealogy center
  • Free computer classes
  • Story telling time for children
  • Public computer labs
  • Speakers and educational programs for all ages
  • Rotating art exhibits
  • Business center for sending faxes or making copies
  • E-Readers that can be checked out by patrons
  • Meeting rooms for study groups or small events
  • Outreach services that deliver books and other materials to nursing homes and home-bound residents

What is available at your local library?  If your don’t know, visit your library and you may be surprised by what you find.