Tuesday, February 2, 2016

Teen Hangout Schedule

 Memorial Park Library
3200 Copper
For more information please call:
http://library-memorialpark.blogspot.com/2014/11/teen-hangout-schedule.html           (915) 566-1034

Wednesday, October 7, 2015

Books at the Park Bookstore

Visit the Books at the Park Bookstore and browse through their gently used book collection, videos, CD's and audio books.  Book Store Hours are:
Tuesday            1:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Wednesday      1:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Thursday          1:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Friday                Closed
Saturday           1:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Sunday              Closed

For more information please call 564-9045

Internet Access and Computer Classes

Need to use the Internet?

The Memorial Park Branch Library offers free Internet access. We provide access to eighteen public internet computers, 10 internet laptops, and access to free WiFi.  So come on in and sign-up today or bring in your laptop, tablet or other WiFi enabled device and enjoy free internet access.  Please note that our computers automatically shut down 15 minutes prior to closing every day.

Basic Computer Classes

Don't know how to use a computer and are interested in learning. Then stop by the Reference desk and sign up now for our next Basic Computer class.  Classes are held Wednesdays from 5:30 PM to 6:45 PM and Thursdays from 10:00 AM. to 11:00 AM.  Classes are free.  For more information please call 566-1034.  

Monday, August 3, 2015

Recommended Young Adult books at this library

1. "EverTrue" by Brodi Ashton.
2. "Perfect Ruin" by Lauren Destefano.
3. "Revealed" by P.C. Cast and Kristin Cast.
4. "Shooting with Soul 44 Photography Exercises..." by Alessandra Cave.
5. "The History of Jazz" by Stuart A. Kallen.

El Paso Ready to Read / Cada Nino Listo a Leer

Stories and Activities for Children

Toddlers Story Time

Ages 3 to 5 years / Edad 3 a 5 anos
Tuesdays/Martes - 11AM

Preschool Story Time

Ages 3 to 5 years / Edad 3 a 5 anos
Wednesdays/Miercoles 11AM

Family Story Time

All ages / Todas Las edades
Saturdays/Sabados 11AM

New Graphic Novels and Anime

  1. "Young Avengers" by Kieron Gillen
  2. "All new X-Men: Yesterday's X-Men" by Brian M. Bendis
  3. "Star Wars Legacy: Prisoner of the Floating World Book I" by Corinna Bechko 
  4. "Injustice Gods Among Us vol. 1" by Tom Taylor
  5. "Halo: Initiation" by Brian Reed
  6. "Olympians: Aphrodite Goddess of Love" by George O'Connor

Learning with LEGOS

LEGO Connect is an interactive learning program focusing on creativity and design.  This program is available here at the Memorial Park Library branch every second and third Friday of each month from 4:00 PM to 5:30 PM.  Age appropriate LEGOS will be provided.  Please do not bring your own.


LEGOS Connect Rules
1.      Have fun.
2.   Parents and caregivers are welcome to build with their children.
3.   Please do not bring your own LEGOs to the program. 
4.   LEGOS must be shared  Respect each other’s work.
5.   Everyone helps with clean up at the end of the program.

For more information please call (915) 566-1030

2014 YALSA Teens' Top Ten

  1. Eleanor & Park by Rainbow Rowell 
  2. Splintered by A.G. Howard 
  3. The Rithmatist by Brandon Sanderson
  4. The 5th Wave by Rick Yancey 
  5. Monument 14: Sky on Fire by Emmy Laybourne
  6. Earth Girl by Janet Edwards
  7. The Testing by Joelle Charbonneau
  8. Steelheart by Brandon Sanderson
  9. Siege and Storm by Leigh Bardugo
  10. The Eye of Minds by James Dashner

New Young Adult Books

Young Adult Non-Fiction
  1. "Charles and Emma" By Deborah Heiligman.
  2. "Steve Jobs: The man who thought different" By Karen Blumenthal.
  3. "How they Croaked: The awful ends of the awfully famous" By Georgia Bragg.
  4. "Surviving the Angel of Death" by Eva Mozes Kor and Lisa Rojany Buccieri.
Young Adult Fiction
  1. "Order of Darkness: Book One Changeling" By Philippa Gregory.
  2. "Order of Darkness: Book Two Stormbringers" By Philippa Gregory.
  3. "WereWorld: Book One Rise of the Wolf" By Curtis Jobling.
  4. "The Invisible: A Brokenhearted Novel" By Amelia Kahaney.
  5. "Renegade" By Amy Carol Reeves.
Spanish Young Adult Non-Fiction
     1. "Nutricion Energetica" por Dr. Jorge Perez-Calvo.
     2. "Como mantenernos informados" por Leslie Harper.
     3. "Padre Rico Padre Pobre Para Jovenes" por Robert T. Kiyosaki.
     4. "Como escribir un articulo de opinion" por Leslie Harper.

Spanish Young Adult Fiction

     1.  "Onyx: Saga Lux" por Jennifer L. Armentrout.
     2.  "Silber: El primer libro de los suenos" por Kerstin Gier.
     3.  "Stormbreaker" por Anthony Horowitz.
     4.  "Las Carreras de Escorpio" por Maggie Stiefvater.
     5.  "Magnolias para Andrea" por Mencia Yano.

Recommended E-books

                                      Checkout these E-books from the El Paso Public Library.