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On the Shelf

On the Shelf

Books

On the Shelf for March 17th

Betty Barrick Library Subject: Book Cart in Smooth Hall and Outside the Library.   We want you to enjoy the books that are there, but these books are for sale.  It is easy to donate a quarter for paper backs and fifty cents for hardcover books.  Your donations help to keep our great library running and serving the church.  We really appreciate your support!
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On the Shelf for March

March On the Shelf Among our DVD collection we have three more new ones that you might want to watch. Christmas Dress It is about a family whose father is out of work around Christmas. Some people collected some gifts and supplies for the family. The most special gift was a beautiful dress for the older daughter. Watch this movie, you will get a blessing in how God works in our lives! Chasing Grace This is based on true events…
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On the Shelf for Feb. 23,2019

Betty Barrick Library There is a UMW book that everyone needs to read. It is; Called to The Fire by Chet Bush It is the story of a young African-American who becomes a pastor (with the help of C.R. Smith) of Fitkin’s Memorial Church of the Nazarene in Meridian, Mississippi. It was a turbulent time in the South in the 1960’s. The Ku Klux Klan was running a terror campaign against the African-American people to keep them “in line”. In…
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On the Shelf Feb. 16, 2016

Betty Barrick Library Attention Library Board Members, we need you to remember to sign the calendar on the board to work in the library. You can choose any day that you are available. Hope to see you there. Lakeview Book Club will be meeting on February 28 at 10:00 a.m. in the Library. We are returning to our traditional 4th Thursday each month. All are welcome to join the Book Club. Come join in the fun!
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On the Shelf for Feb. 9th

Welcome to the Betty Barrick Library! We  have a book that our readers might like to read. The Daughter’s Walk by Jane Kirkpatrick It’s about a mother and daughter who embark on a cross-country walk from Spokane, Washington to New York City, New York! You will enjoy some of the situations in this book, but you will have to read it to find out what happens in the end.
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On the shelf – February 2019

Welcome to the Betty Barrick Library! We have just received new DVDs to add to the many that we already have in our collection: I Can Only Imagine – It is the movie that highlights the life of Bart Millard who wrote the song, I Can Only Imagine. We also have the book of the same name. Wildflower – It is a story of a gifted art student. She starts having dreams about something done to her friend Rebecca years…
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On the Shelf for December 2018

Welcome to the Betty Barrick Library! We have quite a few exciting new and old books that our readers might  enjoy reading. Deception on Sable Hill by Shelley Gray. It is book two of the Chicago World’s Fair mystery series.  This book will keep you on “tenterhooks” to see how the book ends for its characters.  You will like the ending.  There is always a little romance to be found in any book!       Americanah by Chimamanda Ngozi…
Twilight at Blueberry Barrnes by Colleen Coble

On the Shelf – Nov. 17, 2018

Betty Barrick Library Welcome to the Betty Barrick Library! If you like mystery/romance you will enjoy reading; Twilight at BlueBerry Barrens by Colleen Coble – It is a vastly fast read! So please come in to the library and check out this book and many others. Hope to see you there!
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Lakeview Book Club

On the Shelf The Lakeview Book Club will meet in the library at 10:00 a.m. on Thursday, November 15. All are welcome to come and join in the fun! The Library staff would like to thank Andy Torres and Family for the beautiful book shelves. We greatly appreciate them! We made a beautiful reading nook with them outside of the library. Stop by and see it!
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On the Shelf – Nov. 7, 2018

Betty Barrick Library Welcome to the Betty Barrick Library! We have a very exciting beginning of a book series by Shelley Gray.  Secrets of Sloane House It is a mystery romance. It begins when Rosalind Petit (Perry) comes to Chicago to work at Sloane House to find out what happened to her sister Miranda at her parents request. It is at the time of the World’s Fair in Chicago in 1893. This book will keep you on the edge all…
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November’s On the Shelf

Welcome to the Betty Barrick Library! We have several books that will interest you: 1. The Soldier Who Killed the King by David Kitz. It is about a Roman Centurion who follows the story of Jesus from His triumphant entry into Jerusalem. The centurion’s name was Marcus Longinus. He was in charge of watching Jesus to be sure He wasn’t trying to launch a revolt against Herod and Pilate. Herod was hatching plots against Jesus and Pilate. The temple priests,…