Walk and talk: While you walk with your child, talk about the things you see. Focus on the ground today. Talk about what is growing out of the ground. Talk about what is covering the ground. How does it feel? Look for creatures crawling or slithering on the ground. Ask questions and add to what your child says.
The Most Dangerous Man in America: Timothy Leary, Richard Nixon and the Hunt for the Fugitive King of LSD by Bill Minutaglio For those who think the past four years of the Trump era have been over-the-top outrageous, take a magic carpet ride back to the early 1970s via Bill Minutaglio and Steven L. Davis’ … Read more
UPDATE February 12, 2021 Library buildings remain closed at this time. We will be reopening with limited capacity and services at a date to be determined by library system administrators. Check wcls.org/info for updates. Curbside and online services are available now. Effective Monday, Nov. 23, 2020, Whatcom County Library System (WCLS) buildings will be closed … Read more
Uncharted: A Couple’s Epic Empty-nest Adventure Sailing From One Life to Another by Kim Brown Seely As the COVID-19 pandemic continues, the prospect of chucking it all and sailing off into the sunset has a certain appeal. A change of scenery, some fresh sea air, a chance to slow down time and escape, far from … Read more
The Pull of the Stars by Emma Donoghue In an overcrowded hospital in the heart of Dublin during the Spanish Flu pandemic of 1918, Nurse Julia Power works long hours in the “fever/maternity” ward, where women who have succumbed to the flu and are also pregnant are sent. There aren’t enough doctors and nurses to … Read more