Due to a rise in COVID cases, masks are required when visiting the Library building.

Search Again

It's the Hopeful Sign Edition

Greetings and welcome to the Hopeful Signs edition of _You Are What You Read_. It is allegedly Spring **People** and yet it certainly is not feeling like it yet is it? The grey, the damp, the cold. We are all at the end of our ropes I think. I started thinking earlier this week that I needed to start thinking on the signs of progress that I was seeing and here’s what I came up with. I ...

  • Last Updated 3 years ago
  • (7 items)

It's the Sweater Weather Edition

Greetings and welcome to the Sweater Weather Edition of _You Are What You Read_. With this unrelenting dreariness and cold weather it feels like we will be in sweaters forever doesn’t it? To be sure there are some new Hopeful Signs this week. I have noticed that the red buds are out on the trees here at the Library. The Masters is this weekend and yes, **The Traveling Companion** is on sit ...

  • Last Updated 3 years ago
  • (6 items)

It's the I've Got Nothing Edition

Greetings and welcome to the I’ve Got Nothing Edition of _You Are What You Read_. This week’s weather has done me in. It should not be this cold this far into April. I find it depressing in the extreme and have spent the week fretting for our farming friends who can’t get anything in the ground. In fact I have heard that we are a month off from where we should be. The Bare Leg is being s ...

  • Last Updated 3 years ago
  • (11 items)

It's the Pick Your Poison Edition

Greetings and welcome to the Pick Your Poison Edition of _You Are What You Read_. This weekend you may have to do just that, pick your poison. We have not only Cinco de Mayo but also Derby weekend. It’s a party weekend and while they both feature hats with ginormous brims and elaborate decoration, they also both feature signature beverages that seemingly don’t play well together; tequila for y ...

  • Last Updated 3 years ago
  • (3 items)

It's the Gala Edition

Hello and welcome to the Gala Edition of You are What You Read. This has been one of the saddest weeks that I can ever remember. Sadness everywhere you turn. All I want to say about it is that if you are that kind of sad, please do your best to lift yourself out of that quicksand of sorrow and try to reach out to those who love you. If you notice a person in your life who isn’t quite them ...

  • Last Updated 3 years ago
  • (5 items)

subscribe to our weekly newsletter