News & Notes

World Television Day: Staff TV Recs

In honor of the UN’s World Television Day, we’ve put together a collection of some of our favorite TV series, both past and present. Our curated list includes shows that scare us silly, move us to tears, make us laugh, remind us of our childhoods, and occasionally even manage to instill a little bit of hope…

Staff Picks: Favorite Childhood Picture Books

November is Picture Book Month, and to kick off our month-long celebration of youth literacy, we’re sharing favorite titles from our own childhoods, along with a handful we love as grown-ups. A well-written and illustrated picture book has the potential to stay with and influence the mind of a child decades down the line. We hope you’ll decide to…

Spooktacular Horror Reads: 10 Terrifying Titles for the Halloween Season

Whether you’re a fan of ghosts, real-life frights, or anything else that goes bump in the night, you’ll find something to love in our list of spooktacular horror reading suggestions. Some are outright terror inducing, while others will leave you feeling unsettled and unsure. Some push the boundaries of the horror genre, while others revel…

Milan-Berlin Library District Closed October 10

Both our Milan and Berlin locations will be closed on Monday, October 10 for a staff in-service day. We will reopen on Tuesday, October 11 at 9:30AM for our regular operating hours.

Children’s Programming To Resume Soon

Though we continue to hold story times at both our Milan and Berlin locations, we know many of our patrons have been awaiting the return of regularly scheduled children’s programming. We hope to resume events for children shortly and thank the community, in advance, for its understanding.