Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Applicants sought for Assistant Librarian position


With regret, I announce that the our Assistant Librarian, Kathy Schultz  has announced her resignation.  She intends to work as much as she can until the position is filled. 

The Aurora Public Library is now seeking a highly motivated, detail-oriented individual to fill this 30 hours/week position.  The position include some evenings, no weekends.  Strong communication and computer skills are required.  Preference will be given to college graduates with library experience. 

Click on the Job Description: Assistant Librarian page to the right for details on this position.

Wages are $16.00/hour.  Benefits include accrued sick leave, accrued vacation after one full year worked, and some paid holiday hours.

Apply by July 16, 2018 with a letter of interest, resume, and professional references.  Applications may be dropped off at, or sent to, the Aurora Public Library, 14 W 2nd Ave N, Aurora, MN 55705.

Monday, June 18, 2018

New books and movies

There are some new books and movies on the shelves; come check them out!

MINNESOTA

Iron and Water--Grant J. Merritt
Searching for Minnesota's Native Wildflowers--Phyllis Root

NONFICTION

The Big Book of 30-Day Challenges--Rosanna Casper
Lincoln's Last Trial--Dan Abrams & David Fisher
Living Language Hebrew
The Herbalist's Kitchen--Pat Crocker
The Good News About Bad Behavior--Katherine Reynolds Lewis

MYSTERY/SUSPENSE

Double Blind--Iris Johansen
Shelter in Place--Nora Roberts
The Death of Mrs. Westaway--Ruth Ware

FICTION

Cottage By the Sea--Debbie Macomber
The Lost Vintage--Ann Mah
When We Found Home--Susan Mallery
The Good Fight--Danielle Steel

SCIENCE FICTION

The Stone Sky--N.K. Jemison

LARGE PRINT

Buried in the Country--Craola Dunn
The Lonely Hearts Hotel--Heather O'Neill
An Echo of Murder--Anne Perry
Bringing Maggie Home--Kim Vogel Sawyer

MOVIES

The 5-Film Collection: Musicals
Annihilation
Death Wish
Game Night
Keep the Change
Pacific Rim Uprising
Paddington 2
Paul, Apostle of Christ
Peter Pan
Peter Rabbit
Taco Shop
With Honors

CHAPTER BOOKS

Minecraft: The Crash--Tracey Baptiste
Lost!--Terry Lynn Johnson

PICTURE BOOKS

To the Rescue!
Penguin & Tiny Shrimp Don't Do Bedtime!--Cate Berry
Lena's Shoes are Nervous--Keith Calabrese and Juana Medina
Click, Clack, Quack to School--Doreen Cronin and Betsy Lewin
Friends Stick Together--Hannah E. Harrison
See Zip Zap--David Milgrim

CHILDREN'S NONFICTION

Prayers for Young Children--Martina Steinkuhler