Parents, if you have a child with a Young Adult library card (ages 12-17), you may now come into the library and sign a permission for him/her to check out DVDs with ratings of either: PG and TV-PG and/or: ratings of PG-13 and TV-14 . . .
Mary L. Cook Public Library continues to support the 1,000 Books before Kindergarten program, a fun and exciting reading program for children ages 0-5 years . . ..
Mary L. Cook Public Library launches the Parent and Community Awareness Program with Read Aloud 15 MINUTES - What would U.S. education look like if every child were read aloud to for 15 minutes every day? This unprecedented effort will . . .
If you are new to computers or haven't used them for a while, this website, digitallearn.org/learn, offers easy to follow videos covering : Using a PC (Windows 7 and 10); Using a Mac (OS X); Basic Search; Navigating a Website; and Intro to Email (setting up a gmail account). Another excellent website is GCFlearnfree.org which offers instructions on computer skills including Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Office, Internet basics, Facebook 101, and Google email, Google drive and docs, and youtube.
Your Name In Stone
The Library has a Memorial Brick Walk at the entrance to the building. Consider purchasing an engraved brick to honor or remember someone important in your life.