Friday, December 2, 2016

New Young Adult Books

Young Adult Non-Fiction
  1. "Charles and Emma: the Darwins' leap of Faith"  By Deborah Heiligman.
  2. "Steve Jobs: The man who thought different" By Karen Blumenthal.
  3. "How they Croaked: The awful ends of the awfully famous" By Georgia Bragg.
  4. "Surviving the Angel of Death" by Eva Mozes Kor and Lisa Rojany Buccieri.
Young Adult Fiction
  1. "Blood Red Snow White" By Marcus Sedgwick.
  2. "Into the Abyss" By Stefanie Gaither.
  3. "And the Trees Crept In" By Dawn Kurtagich.
  4. "8 Rivers of Shadow" by Leo Hunt
  5. "Crooked Kingdom" by Leigh Bardugo
Spanish Young Adult Non-Fiction
     
     1. "Nutricion Energetica" por Dr. Jorge Perez-Calvo.
     2. "Como mantenernos informados" por Leslie Harper.
     3. "Padre Rico Padre Pobre Para Jovenes" por Robert T. Kiyosaki.
     4. "Como escribir un articulo de opinion" por Leslie Harper.

Spanish Young Adult Fiction

     1.  "La Ultima Lagrima" por Lauren Kate.
     2.  "El hijo El Dador libro IV" por Lois Lowry.
     3.  "La Grieta Blanca" por Jaclyn Moriarty.


Christmas and New Years Schedule


The Memorial Park Library Branch hours for the Christmas and New Year Holidays are as follows:

Monday       December 19, 2016 10:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Tuesday       December 20, 2016 10:00 AM to 7:00 PM
Wednesday  December 21, 2016 10:00 AM to 7:00 PM
Thursday      December 22, 2016 10:00 AM to 7:00 PM
Friday          December 23, 2016 01:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Saturday      December 24, 2016 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Sunday        December 25, 2016 CLOSED

Monday      December 26, 2016  CLOSED
Tuesday       December 27, 2016 10:00 AM to 7:00 PM
Wednesday  December 28, 2016 10:00 AM to 7:00 PM
Thursday      December 29, 2016 10:00 AM to 7:00 PM
Friday          December 30, 2016 01:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Saturday      December 31, 2016 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Sunday        January     01, 2017 CLOSED
Monday      January     02, 2017  CLOSED

The library will resume regular hours on Monday January 03, 2017.

http://www.library-memorialpark.blogspot.com/2014/11/thanksgiving-week-schedule.html

Wednesday, June 29, 2016

Recommended Young Adult books at MP

1. "The Fault in our Stars" by John Green
2. "Complete Book of Chess" by Elizabeth Dalby.
3. "How they Croaked" by Georgia Brag
4. "Teens Cook" by Megan & Jill Carle
5. "Computer Science Experiments" by Pamela Walker and Elaine Wood

Friday, June 24, 2016

New Graphic Novels and Anime

  1. "Dragonball" by Akira Toriyama
  2. "Skip Beat" by Yoshiki Nakamura
  3. "The Astounding Wolf-man" by Robert Kirkman
  4. "Attack on Titan" by Hajime Isayama
  5. "Showcase Presents: Supergirl"
  6. "Attack on Titan Before the Fall" by Ryo Suzukaze
  7. "Fantastic Four Epic Collection" by Stan Lee
http://library-memorialpark.blogspot.com/2009/02/new-graphic-novel.html

El Paso Ready to Read / Cada Nino Listo a Leer

Stories and Activities for Children

Toddlers Story Time

Ages 3 to 5 years / Edad 3 a 5 anos
Tuesdays/Martes - 11AM

Preschool Story Time

Ages 3 to 5 years / Edad 3 a 5 anos
Wednesdays/Miercoles 11AM

Family Story Time

All ages / Todas Las edades
Saturdays/Sabados 11AM

Learning with LEGOS

LEGO Connect is an interactive learning program focusing on creativity and design.  This program is available here at the Memorial Park Library branch every second and third Friday of each month from 4:00 PM to 5:30 PM.  Age appropriate LEGOS will be provided.  Please do not bring your own.


                                                      


LEGOS Connect Rules
1.      Have fun.
2.   Parents and caregivers are welcome to build with their children.
3.   Please do not bring your own LEGOs to the program. 
4.   LEGOS must be shared  Respect each other’s work.
5.   Everyone helps with clean up at the end of the program.

For more information please call (915) 566-1030

2015 YALSA Teens' Top Ten


  1. The Shadow Throne by Jennifer A. Nielsen
  2.  I Become Shadow by Joe Shine.
  3. To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before by Jenny Han.
  4. My Life with the Walter Boys by Ali Novak.
  5. Heir of Fire by Sarah J. Maas.
  6. The Bane Chronicles by Cassandra Clare.
  7. The Young Elites by Marie Lu.
  8. The Kiss of Deception by Mary E. Pearson.
  9. Since You’ve Been Gone by Morgan Matson.
  10. The Geography of You and Me by Jennifer E. Smith.

    Thursday, June 23, 2016

    Recommended E-books

                                     
                                          Checkout these E-books from the El Paso Public Library.

    http://elpaso.lib.overdrive.com/E68ABA6B-56FB-4199-877D-DFC226AC2C9B/10/50/en/ContentDetails.htm?id=733AA871-5FD2-4F3C-8F2E-40EDAE0E4E29http://elpaso.lib.overdrive.com/E68ABA6B-56FB-4199-877D-DFC226AC2C9B/10/50/en/ContentDetails.htm?id=8565004D-D3D9-40FA-80E3-0179064A5A42

    http://elpaso.lib.overdrive.com/E68ABA6B-56FB-4199-877D-DFC226AC2C9B/10/50/en/ContentDetails.htm?id=8565004D-D3D9-40FA-80E3-0179064A5A42http://elpaso.lib.overdrive.com/E68ABA6B-56FB-4199-877D-DFC226AC2C9B/10/50/en/ContentDetails.htm?id=A9010FDE-483B-4600-97B7-638DA3967E4F




    Tuesday, March 29, 2016

    Internet Access and Computer Classes



    Need to use the Internet?

    The Memorial Park Branch Library offers free Internet access. We provide access to eighteen public internet computers, 10 internet laptops, and access to free WiFi.  So come on in and sign-up today or bring in your laptop, tablet or other WiFi enabled device and enjoy free internet access.  Please note that our computers automatically shut down 15 minutes prior to closing every day.

    Basic Computer Classes

    Don't know how to use a computer and are interested in learning. Then stop by the Reference desk and sign up now for our next Basic Computer class.  Classes are held Wednesdays from 5:30 PM to 6:45 PM and Thursdays from 10:00 AM. to 11:00 AM.  Classes are free.  For more information please call 566-1034.