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SearchÂ the Library CatalogÂ to see if the book, DVD, magazine, etc. is inÂ North Haven, orÂ 35 otherÂ libraries.
Receive e-mail or text reminders ofÂ items due, overdue, and ready for pick up.Â Sign up for Library ELF Notification Service.
The Library is on summer hours until Friday, September 4th.
Enjoy the summer with us!
We are fortunate to have college intern, Evelyn Fisher here this summer.Â She will be teachingÂ small group computer classes: Computer Basics, Internet for Beginners, Setting up a Free GMail (email) Account, Facebook, and Google Products.Â Â Click onÂ the Events Calendar to see when the classes are, and sign up early!
Evelyn will also be offering “Book a Techie” one-to-one computer assistance sessions starting in July.
Registration is requiredÂ to attend aÂ class or individual session.Â Â Stop byÂ the Reference Desk or call 203-239-5803 to sign up.Â For the classes, you may also sign up online at the Library’s Events Calendar.Â Ask at the Reference Desk for more information.
Wondering how much that old plate, teddy bear, jewelry, or other item is worth? We now haveÂ availableÂ for North Haven residents Price It! Antiques and Collectibles Database, the ultimate online resource for pricing today’s potential treasures.Â Click the iconÂ to get started.
North Haven residents, you now have access to the Chilton Auto Library Database 24/7.Â No matter when you are working on your car, this helpful database is available to you with your North Haven library card.Â Click the icon to try it out.
Starting today, May 13th, Hoopla now offers free downloadable eBooks and Comics to North Haven residents.Â These titles areÂ in addition to the Movies, Music and Audiobooks already available.Â Update to the latest Hoopla app to enjoy these new formats.
SYNC is a free summer audiobook program for teens (and adults). Starting TODAY, SYNC will give away two complete audiobook downloads a week – a currentÂ teen title along with a thematically paired classic or required summer reading title. Sign up for emailÂ or text alerts and be first to know when new titles are available to download at www.audiobooksync.com.
Win Fabulous Prizes at the North Haven Library â€“ Itâ€™s Free and Itâ€™s Fun
June 19th – Â August 14th
Have you ever played the Game of Life? What about Ker-Plunk or Pac-Man? Or maybe Candy Land is more up your alley. If you donâ€™t have a Clue, then you may be in Trouble, so take a Risk and join the Summer Reading Club to play games in our Wonderful World of Toys! Our game room takes Concentration because itâ€™s a seriously fun Operation. It wonâ€™t Monopolize your time â€“ just 15 minutes of reading a day.
Children must register in person at the North Haven Library starting June 19thÂ through August 1st.
Teen Reading Club
July 1st â€“ July 31st
Attention North Haven Middle to High school-aged students!Â Â On Wed., July 1st students can begin registeringÂ for the Teen Summer Reading Club. YOU MUST COME INTO THE CHILDREN’S DEPT at theÂ LIBRARY TO REGISTER.Â You will receive a calendar and two ice cream coupons just for signing up. ToÂ participate inÂ the Teen SRC,Â all you need to do is read at least 30 minutes daily from July 1st to July 31st. Remember you can read anything – including required reading for school.Â Any reading counts! Â For each day you read, place an X on the calendar date, come in at least once a week to have your calendar stamped and receive a raffle ticketÂ for each day you read.Â The more days you read the more chances to win our amazing prizes!Â Come in today, sign up and check out our raffle prizes!
For a complete list of Children’s Programs click here.
North Haven card holders can now borrow thousands of titles from major Hollywood studios, record companies and publishers, available 24/7, by following the link from the North Haven Library website northhavenlibrary.net or by visiting hoopladigital.com and signing in with a North Haven Library card. A free mobile app is available for Android and IOS devices.
With hoopla digital, North Haven residents can borrow, and instantly stream and download free dynamic content using their valid North Haven library card.Â Movies may be borrowed for 3 days, music for 7 days, and audiobooks for 21 days. Titles will automatically disappear from the borrowerâ€™s device at the end of the loan period. ResidentsÂ will be able to borrow up to 10 titles per month.
The North Haven Library Â offers Transparent Language Online to residents, free of charge.Â Available for learning 95+ languages,Â plus English as a Second Language (ESL) materials for native speakers of 26+ languages, the program has something for every learner:
- Alphabet Courses: Full-length alphabet courses are available for 18+ languages to familiarize you with new writing systems, empowering you to learn one (or more!) of those â€śintimidatingâ€ť languages like Mandarin Chinese, Hindi, or Arabic.
- Essentials Courses: These courses guide you through 30+ lessons of pure language fundamentals, including meeting and greeting, expressing wants and needs, planning for a trip, dealing with money, asking for help, and beyond.
- Supplemental Vocabulary: Hundreds of topically-organized vocabulary lists will teach you thousands of new words and phrases through a completely redesigned suite of fun, interactive activities that build all four core language skills: listening, speaking, reading, and writing. No more drilling paper flashcards!
- Grammar Reference: An extensive index of grammar materials rounds out the learning experience, providing both written and multimedia explanations of grammar rules and patterns
Sign up today with your North Haven Library card!
One voucher per day to Long Wharf Theatre is available as part of our Museum Pass Program. The voucher is good for two free adult tickets and is valid until the next day after being handed out. This offer is made possible through the generous support of the Friends of the Library and runs through May 2015.