CFL Weekly

 Happy Birthday, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle

            Sir Arthur Conan Doyle believed “the love of books is among the choicest gifts of the gods.” Doyle made many fall in love with books by creating one of the greatest fictional characters, Sherlock Holmes. This week celebrate the birthday of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, the mastermind behind Sherlock Holmes, by checking out his beloved stories or adaptations of his work.

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 Pick a Good Book

            Come wander through our garden of books! We’re featuring books with flowers in the monthly book display created by Beverly Ewart, our technical processing specialist. From gardening books to novels, these books will help you enjoy our beautiful North Country spring to the fullest.

            Pick up Wildflowers of the Adirondacks by Anne McGrath to identify the blooms you see on your spring hikes. With 120 photographs, this book is a field guide to the most common wildflowers found in the Adirondacks and the neighboring regions. For easy access, wildflowers are grouped first by color and then by time of bloom.

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 Mother’s Day Reads

            According to bestselling author Adriana Trigiani, “A good mother is irreplaceable” This weekend we celebrate the mothers in our lives along with the individuals who have nurtured us. At the Canton Free Library, we have many books that feature mothers of all kinds. We invite you to pick up stories about mothers and their remarkable experiences.

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