Sprague Public Library

76 Main Street, in the Grist Mill

Baltic Connecticut 06330

860-822-3012







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WHEN THE SAYLES SCHOOL IS CLOSED DUE TO BAD WEATHER THE LIBRARY WILL BE CLOSED. IF YOU'RE UNSURE OF THE LIBRARY BEING OPEN PLEASE CALL. WE HOPE EVERYONE STAYS SAFE DURING BAD WEATHER! 
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COME ON IN TO GET OUT OF THE COLD AND
BROWSE OUR ONGOING BOOKSALE






Children's books and adult books .50
DVD'S- 1.00

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Sprague Public Library Cookbook Celebrating The 150th Anniversary Baltic,CT NEW!

THE SPRAGUE PUBLIC LIBRARY STILL HAS COPIES OF OUR COOKBOOK ON SALE FOR $5.00. PERFECT GIFT IDEA FOR A BIRTHDAY OR ANY OCCASION THAT A GIFT CALLS FOR!


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THE SPRAGUE PUBLIC LIBRARY HOURS
MONDAY 2PM-7PM
TUESDAY 2PM-7PM
WEDNESDAY 9AM-7PM
THURSDAY 9AM-7PM
SATURDAY 9AM-2PM
CLOSED FRIDAY AND SUNDAY


THE MORE YOU READ THE MORE YOU KNOW, THE MORE YOU KNOW THE SMARTER YOU GROW"



 
THANKS TO THE STATE OF CONNECTICUT THROUGH THE INTER-LIBRARY LOAN SYSTEM AND CONNECTICAR WE ARE ABLE TO GET WHATEVER BOOK YOU NEED.  IT MAY TAKE A WEEK OR TWO, BUT WE CAN GET IT FOR YOU WITH PLEASURE.  

 EVEN LIBRARIES THAT ARE LARGE AND ARE ABLE TO AFFORD MORE BOOKS THAN SPRAGUE HAVE WAITING LISTS FOR BOOKS   PLEASE DON'T WAIT UNTIL THE LAST MINUTE IF THERE IS A BOOK THAT YOUR CHILD NEEDS PLEASE LET US KNOW IN ADVANCE.

THE STAFF AT THE LIBRARY HAS WORKED VERY HARD FOR THE PAST THREE YEARS TO WEED THE COLLECTION OF OLD WORN AND OUT OF DATE BOOKS AND OTHER MATERIALS.  WE HAVE BEEN CONCENTRATING ON BUYING NEW AND UP TO DATE NON-FICTION BOOKS FOR YOUTH AND ADULTS WHILE REPLACING BESTSELLING NOVELS FOR ADULTS, PICTURE BOOKS FOR CHILDREN AND AWARD WINNING BOOKS FOR YOUNG ADULTS.




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Story hour for children is every Thursday morning at 10:30AM and at 1:00PM. All ages are welcome!


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THE FICTION ADDICTION BOOK CLUB WILL BE MEETING ON SATURDAY FEB. 28th at 10:30am. We will be discussing "My Sweet Audrina," by V.C. Andrews and "The Alchemist" by Paulo Coelho. 


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The Yarn Club         

If you like to knit or crochet and want good company, we’re your group!  If you would like to learn, we’re your group, too!  Join us as we share tips and hints, lessons and patterns and teach each other everything from the basics to advanced stitches. 

For more information call the library at 860-822-3012. 
 

Afternoon Delight Book Club


We will be meeting Wednesday, March 4th at 3:30 PM. The book discussion will be on The Husband's Secret by Liane Moriarty.


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Books will be available at the library.  For more info call the library at 860-822-3012.
 
 
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Do you own any of the following:
Kindle                   Android
Nook                    BlackBerry
Sony Reader         iPhone/iPad/iPod touch 
eBook Reader       Windows Phone
iPod                     MP3 players
Windows              Mac

You can now borrow audio and e-books from the Sprague Public Library with their new program, OverDrive!

Please click on the OverDrive link located to the left of the screen.  You will need your library card to log-in and from there follow the prompts to browse the collection of available titles.  Once you have selected a title, you will be prompted to download your selection.  E-Books and audiobooks will be checked out for 2 weeks some with an option of 3 weeks that can be adjusted in the Account Settings.  At the end of the loan period your book will automatically be deducted from your account NOT your device.
If you have any questions or difficulty with OverDrive please contact the library or search the HELP tab on the OverDrive website.

The Sprague Public Library is very pleased and proud to offer the service to the patrons of our community

Friends of Sprague  Public Library


Would you like to get involved in something new? Get involved in helping out in your community! 

You can just support us with your dues, or help a little or help more, The choice is yours!

Donate your time to a very important place.

YOUR PUBLIC LIBRARY

Join Friends of Sprague Public Library! Yearly dues are $15.  You can support your town library by helping to raise money for programs and new books!

 

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Come check out our Coffee Corner!!

 

We are now proud to offer beverages to our library patrons for just 75
a cup!
We have over 5 different flavors of coffee, as well as hot chocolate and tea! 
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THE SPRAGUE PUBLIC LIBRARY HAS ADDED MANY NEW TITLES TO THE COLLECTION. SOME ARE LISTED BELOW. STOP BY AND VISIT THE LIBRARY TO SEE MANY MORE NEW AND EXCITING BOOKS AND MOVIES!
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*NEW ADULT FICTION AND NON-FICTION

Unlucky 13 by James Patterson
Tempting Fate by Jane Green

*New DVDs*

ADULT DVD'S
The Goodwife season 5
Now You See Me
Divergent
Chef
Life of Crime
Will Roger's collection

CHILDREN'S DVD'S
Doc McStuffins
Sofia

*New Children's Books*

 PICTURE BOOKS
Bear Alert by David Biedrzycki
The Girl and the Bicycle by Mark Pett
Flashlight  by Lizi Boyd
 

                    JUVENILE FICTION
Zane and the Hurricane (story of Katrina)
by Rodman Philbrick
The Contract by Derek Jeter
                      
                          NON FICTION
Zoobots by Helaine Becker
Bombs over Bikini by Connie Goldsmith
Growing up Pedro by Matt Tavares
 
 

        *New Young Adult Books*                   

 
Divergent Series
Me Since You by Laura Wiess
Glory O' Brien's history of the future by A.S. King