Where the Wild Things Are

Where the Wild Things Are

The December StoryWalk book at Lakeside Park is “Where the Wild Things Are” By Maurice Sendak. We invite you to take a walk around the lake and enjoy a fun story with your family, friends, and the resident Lakeside ducks. The StoryWalk was funded by a...
Literary Holiday Tree Collection

Literary Holiday Tree Collection

It’s the most wonderful time… You’re invited to the Pittsburg Public Library to see our Literary Holiday Tree Collection! Located throughout the building, you will find over 15 trees of all sizes, each with a different theme including Charlotte’s Web, Pokémon,...
Thanksgiving Eve

Thanksgiving Eve

From the Stacks By Carol Ann Robb, PPL Reference Librarian Thanksgiving tends to get lost in the shuffle of holidays. In many ways, it’s like tailgating on steroids—a lot of food and football games. And then it’s sensory overload into shopping for the biggest holiday...
Thanksreading

Thanksreading

From the Stacks By Carol Ann Robb, PPL Reference Librarian It’s that time of year when I have an agenda full of cleaning, grocery shopping, and food prep in anticipation of probably my favorite holiday, but all I want to do is plop down with a good book this weekend....
Jodi Picoult—Thumbs Up or Down?

Jodi Picoult—Thumbs Up or Down?

From the Stacks By Carol Ann Robb, PPL Reference Librarian I have been reading books by Jodi PIcoult since 2000, the year “Plain Truth” came out. After quickly getting caught up in the story of a young Amish teen on trial for murdering her baby, I could hardly put it...