The DearReader.com Book Club offers many selections to Internet patrons. Each book runs for five days, Monday through Friday. Some genres offer selections every other week. Check out this service by registering at the library's Web site, http://vpl.sdln.net and clicking on the book club icon. Online patrons can find the club at www.supportlibrary.com /su/su.cfm?x=470596. The following selections for the week of Feb. 11, 2008 are:
Audio Book: Firefly Cloak, Sheri Reynolds.
Business: Practical Intelligence, by Karl Albrecht.
Fiction: Challenger Park, by Stephen Harrigan.
Good News: In Search of Eden, by Linda Nichols.
Horror: The Hollower, by Mary Sangiovanni.
Mystery: Deep Storm, by Lincoln Child.
Non-fiction: Gut Feelings, by Gerd Gigerenzer.
Pre-pub: The Killer's Wife, by Bill Floyd.
Romance: Stealing Home, by Sherryl Woods.
Science Fiction: Orbit, by John J. Nance.
Teen: Before Midnight, by Cameron Dokey.
February is Library month. Celebrate with the Vermillion Public Library and show your appreciation of the valuable service a library provides. For more information visit www.library support.net/librarylovers/.
The Vermillion public Library is looking for displays to be shown in the case behind the circulation desk. Please call the library at 677-7060 if you have items to be on display for the months of March or April.
Word Games is scheduled for Saturday, Feb. 16 from 1-4 p.m. in the Community Room of the library. You are invited to play your favorite word game or learn new ones. Extra games and boards are welcome. This program is for adults and young adults from 12-18 years old.
The library will be closed on Monday, Feb. 18 in honor of President's Day. This is a legal holiday. Materials may be returned to the Book and A/V Drops on the south side of the building.
An author visit and book signing will be held with Bernie Hunhoff on Wednesday, Feb. 27 from 4-6 p.m. in the Community Room of the library. Hunhoff's book, South Dakota Curiosities includes quirky characters, roadside oddities and other offbeat stuff! Copies of his book will be available for purchase.