All branches of the Jackson District Library will be closed Monday, May 30th, in observance of Memorial Day. Have a great holiday weekend!
Book review: Birds of North America by Tom Wood, Sheri Williamson and Jeffrey Glassberg
This gorgeous new book, approved by the American Bird Conservancy, offers very general introductory ideas and identifications. It is not thorough in any area, nor does it give complete listings or maps.
Traveling from prehistory to early America right on to tomorrow, Wendy Williams tracks the squid and octopus in her book Kraken. Fodder for great excitement and debate in the 1800's, squid have become once again a hot item, although mostly in the medical and scientific communities.
Master gardener Sarah Hashimoto will guide you through the process of creating a Memorial Day pot. Containers, flowers, ribbons and plant markers will be used. Decorate a planting in honor of a loved one. Call 522-8211 to guarantee your spot.