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Posted to Campbell Unclassified on September 12, 2022 at 1:29 PM by Genesis Gaule
To celebrate Library Card Sign-Up Month, amateur artist of all ages are invited to design a library card and share what their library means to them! Entries must be submitted by October 1. More information...
3D Printing and Maker Lab for Kids by Eldrid Sequeira
Create Amazing Projects with CAD Design and STEAM Ideas // This book presents hands-on activities for learning how to use browser-based software TinkerCAD and SketchUp to design and print projects, along with informative sidebars to support related STEAM concepts.
Speak, Okinawa by Elizabeth Miki Brina
A Memoir // A searing, deeply candid memoir about a young woman's journey to understanding her complicated parents--her father a Vietnam veteran, her mother an Okinawan war bride--and her own, fraught cultural heritage.
973.0495 BRINA | Large Print
Cutting Machine Crafts with your Cricut, Sizzix, or Silhouette by Lia Griffith
Die Cutting Machine Projects to Make with 60 SVG Files // Every project includes easy instructions and plenty of variations so you can get the most out of your machine. With an introduction to electronic die cutting machines and options for cutting the templates out by hand, this book is full of inspiration and expert advice.
Simple Pasta by Odette Williams
Recipes to Make Everyone Happy, Any Night of the Week // Making homemade pasta simple, enjoyable, and delicious, this cookbook showcases the endless possibilities for creating pasta dishes that are singular and memorable.
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Tag(s): Vietnam, technology, nonfiction, Japan, family life, easy nonfiction, culture, cookbooks, book notes, biographies, autobiographies, arts and crafts, 3D printing
Posted to Campbell Unclassified on August 29, 2022 at 9:27 AM by Genesis Gaule
Our September Book Club pick is Educated by Tara Westover. Check it out and then join us on Monday, September 27 at 6 pm to discuss. More information...
Path Lit by Lightning by David Maraniss
The Life of Jim Thorpe // Jim Thorpe rose to world fame as a mythic talent who excelled at every sport. But despite his colossal skills, Thorpe's life was a struggle against the odds. But for all his travails, Thorpe did not succumb. The man survived, complications and all, and so did the myth.
I'm Glad My Mom Died by Jennette McCurdy
A heartbreaking and hilarious memoir by iCarly and Sam & Cat star Jennette McCurdy about her struggles as a former child actor--including eating disorders, addiction, and a complicated relationship with her overbearing mother--and how she retook control of her life.
Mothercare by Lynne Tillman
On Obligation, Love, Death, and Ambivalence // This is at once a cautionary tale, and also a reverential invitation for any caretaker who can relate to suddenly becoming responsible for the life management practices of a parent, loved or not. This story may be helpful, informative, consoling, or upsetting, and it never fails to underscore how impossible it is to get the job done completely right.
Acceptance by Emi Nietfeld
A Memoir // Candid and frequently harrowing, with a ribbon of dark humor, this book is a stunning human story and an invaluable view of the actual cost of upward mobility.
Tag(s): sports and recreation, racism, poverty, Olympics, nonfiction, football, First Nations, education, chronic illness, celebrities, caregivers, book notes, biographies, autobiographies, athletes
Posted to Campbell Unclassified on August 8, 2022 at 4:03 PM by Genesis Gaule
Art for adults with disabilities and their helpers! Come and make art with artist Therese Jacobson! Drop in Friday, August 12 between 9:30-11:30 am.
The Art of Teaching Children by Phillip Done
All I Learned from a Lifetime in the Classroom // From the first-day-of-school jitters to the last day's tears, Done writes about the teacher's craft, classrooms and curriculums, the challenges of the profession, and the reason all teachers do it--the children.
Finding Turtle Farm by Angela Tedesco
My Twenty-Acre Adventure in Community-Supported Agriculture // On a twenty-acre farm in Iowa in 1995, Angela Tedesco planted the seeds of Turtle Farm, introducing Community Supported Agriculture to Iowa. In this book Tedesco recounts the adventure in all its down-and-dirty work and wonder.
Regenesis by George Monbiot
Feeding the World Without Devouring the Planet // Drawing on advances in soil ecology, George Monbiot reveals how our changing understanding of the world beneath our feet could allow us to grow more food with less farming.
Joan by Katherine J. Chen
131 Recipes for the Bundt Cake Baker // This compendium of Bundt cakes features more than 100 recipes, tips, and techniques to help bake the perfect cake.
Tag(s): teaching, nonfiction, farming, cookbooks, book notes, baking, autobiographies, agriculture