We anticipate reopening our doors October 1, 2020 for use by patrons following these safety guidelines:
3 patrons allowed at one time
Mask must be worn at all times
Please knock - a volunteer will greet you at the door.
Use hand sanitizer upon entering building.
Wear provided gloves at all times while in the library
Sign in and complete the health survey at the desk upon entering. Sign out with time and initials on the attendance form when you leave.
Please do not remove gloves until after leaving the library.
Social distancing of 6’ and only one patron in each set of stacks at a time
Please stand by the book sale shelf to sign out materials to avoid congestion near the door.
Curbside pickup has been very popular and will remain available to all patrons.
October 21st, 10:00 a.m. by Zoom.
The book will be American Dirt by Jeanine Cummins.
The Zoom link will be sent out ahead of time. Have your coffee ready at your computer!
Now available at the Library from one of our favorite local writers!
From the internationally bestselling author of What She Left Behind comes a gripping and powerful tale of upheaval—a heartbreaking saga of resilience and hope perfect for fans of Beatriz Williams and Kristin Hannah—set in Philadelphia during the 1918 Spanish Flu outbreak—the deadly pandemic that went on to infect one-third of the world’s population…
NEW BOOKS- SEPTEMBER 2020
The Lost Girls of Devon by Barbara O’Neal
Bestselling author of "When We Believed in Mermaids" comes a story of four generations of women grappling with family betrayals and long-buried secrets.
The Orphan Collector by Ellen Marie Wiseman - See above
The Color if Air by Gail Tsukiyama
A gorgeous and evocative historical novel about a Japanese-American family set against the backdrop of Hawaii's sugar paltations.
Cajun Justice by James Patterson
This new standalone thriller from the world's #1 bestselling author follows ex-Secret Service agent, Cain Lemaire, as he uncovers the dark secrets hidden beneath the Tokyo streets.
**CURBSIDE SERVICE AVAILABLE ****
Although our library doors will open October 1st, we are pleased to continue offering curbside service for our patrons!
Browse the library holdings at bhmgreads.org using the link in the SEARCH OUR LIBRARY box on the lower left side of the home page. Directions are available on the website (click here), posted on the library door, or available by emailing the library at email@example.com,
Send an e-mail to the library at firstname.lastname@example.org with HOLDS as the subject line. The following information must be included for us to fulfill your request:
1. patron name, card number and phone number
2. author and title of books or DVDs
If you are looking for children’s books and are not certain of titles or authors, indicate children’s age(s) and areas of interest and selections will be made for you.
You will be called during regular library hours when your request is received and processed.
Library hours are Tuesday and Thursday 2:00–4:00, Saturday 10:00-12:00.
Materials will be bagged, marked with patron’s name and placed in the pickup box outside the library door. Pickup can occur at any time.
Return materials using the book drop box. All returns are quarantined at least 72 hours.
Please observe proper social distancing, including wearing masks, while picking up or dropping off books.
If you would like to request a library card or have questions, please call the library at (315) 348-8272 Ext. 5 and leave a message.
We are not accepting donations until further notice.
NEW BOOKS AUGUST 2020
The Girl With the Louding Voice by Abi Dare
The Vanishing Half by Brit Bennett
The Henna Artist by Alka Josh
The Jane Austen Society by Natalie Jenner
Where the Lost Wander by Amy Harmon
Sisters of the Southern Cross by Jean Grainger
Midwife Murders by James Patterson
What You Wish For by Katherine Center
The Color of Compromise by Jemar Tisby NF
The Room Where it Happened by John Bolton NF
DVD Foyles War Season 1
DVD Motherless Brooklyn
2020 mysteries –hot off the press! (July 2020)
Walk the Wire by David Baldacci
Long Range by C.J. Box
Fair Warning by Michael Connelly
Journey of the Pharaohs by Clive Cussler
After Sun Down by Linda Howard
A Reasonable doubt by Phillip Margolian
Beautiful note cards are available at the Library. All proceeds go to the Brantingham Fish Fund. The artist is Judy Wilson of Brantingham. Packet of 4 is $ 5.00.
Preview available at this link: https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=1503489743084177&set=p.1503489743084177&type=3
Tuesday & Thursdays 2-4 pm,
Saturdays 10:00 am-Noon
Note: If South Lewis School District is closed due to inclement weather the Library will also be closed. Our Library is staffed by volunteers and if the scheduled volunteer feels that travel is unsafe, the Library may also be closed.