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Summer Reading

Are you into audio books? They’re a great way to multi-task because you can read with your ears while you drive, do chores or even exercise. Check out audiobookssync.com for access to  FREE audio books this summer (starting NOW). All you need is the Overdrive app on your phone or tablet, which is also free to download. 

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Alpha Library is on Instagram

Alpha Library has officially joined Instagram. Follow us @alphalibrary for updates on library events, new books, contests, and more!

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It’s Beginning to Look a lot Like Christmas

The library is all decorated and ready for some holiday cheer. Remember, if you are looking for something to read during the holidays, books can be taken home over the break. So get ready to put up your feet and enjoy some reading and relaxation!

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Remembrance Day

“Those who do not remember the past are condemned to repeat it” – George Santaya Remembrance day is the time for Canadians to come together to remember those members of our armed forces who died in battle and to consider the implications of war. At Alpha library we have a number of books related to … Continue reading »

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Library Month 2016

Queen Elizabeth the Second has proclaimed that October 2016 is library month and October 24th 2016 is school library day. And if the Queen says it, you know it must be important! So stop by the library and say hello. Who knows, you just might find something interesting to read!  

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New Graphic Novels

For those graphic novel lovers out there, we recently added a bunch to our collection, so come check them out! Roller Girl by Victoria Jamieson For fans of Raina Telgemeier’s Smile, a heartwarming graphic novel about friendship and surviving junior high through the power of roller derby. Twelve-year-old Astrid has always done everything with her … Continue reading »

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Summer Reads Contest

The best way to learn about a new book that you absolutely HAVE to read is through recommendations, so come into the library and answer this one simple question: WHAT WAS THE BEST BOOK YOU READ THIS SUMMER? By letting us know, you will be helping spread the word to your fellow students about an awesome … Continue reading »

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Welcome back!

The new school year is well under way and we have been happy to see so many students coming in and taking out books. If you’re looking for something brand new, check out the books in the front window or on the big shelf just inside the door. We have something for everyone! Just a reminder, the … Continue reading »

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Our library volunteers for 2015-2016!

Welcome to our new people for 2015-2016: Jenny Chen, Rachel Kong, Caitlin Lo, Sonia Kung, Isabela Moise, Catherine Wang, Chad Ywayan, Kevin So, Xin Yi Li, and Mia Paris-Seeley; and welcome back library volunteers from previous years: Daisy Chung, Diana Yang, Anna Zheng, and Miki Yasuda.

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We have so many new books!

Stop by and have a browse!  And if you saw the movie Paper Towns or Me, Earl, and the Dying Girl over the summer and you’d like to read the books, we have lots of copies.  

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