Summer Hours have begun; the library will be closed on Saturdays until September 7.
Thursday, June 20 at 10:30AM
In the early 20th Century, President Theodore Roosevelt signed a diplomatic treaty that effectively opened the way for the construction of the Panama Canal. The project took over a decade to complete and Prior to 1914, ships travelling from the Atlantic to the Pacific had to take the lengthy Cape Horn route around South America. Learn the fascinating backstory from historian and lecturer Gary Hylander!
NEW SERVICE - FREEGAL is the free and legal way to download music with your library card!
"DRM-Free" means there is no "Digital Rights Management" attached to the music files. Music you download is yours to keep. Under the terms of our license agreement, registered card holders of the Norton Public Library can download a maximum of three (3) tracks per week from the music catalog, which contains hundreds of thousands of music tracks from many labels. Just enter your Norton Public Library card number and search or browse the catalog for music tracks, review sound clips, and click download. Be sure to save the file to your hard drive or other recordable media prior to playing the sound file!
Henri A. Yelle School Field
Saturday, June 22, 2013 (Rain Date: 6/29)
Time: 5:00 to 9:00 PM
The Library will be participating in this year's Founder's Day Picnic! Visitthe Library booth for a raffle, information about exciting new services including free music downloads, and hear all about the 2013 Summer Library Adventure.
Hope to see you there for a great day of community fun!
Parent-Child Book Club
Monday, June 24, 5:30PM
The library is certified once again! Be sure to update your card to get full benefits!
Use the library edition of the popular genealogical research website, Ancestry.com to search census records, create family trees and more!
Ancestry Library is available to use inside the library on one of our public computers or via library wifi.
Need resume help? The Library now offers Cypress Resume; a free online program that will help you develop polished and professional resumes and cover letters. This service is available on library computers and at home through our website.
The Norton Cable Access Board of Directors presents the Norton Public Library Board of Trustees and Library Director Lee Parker with a check for a Norton Cable Access Community Grant.
"We are proud to be able to give Lee Parker and her amazing team at the Norton Public Library a grant in the amount of $7,000.00 to help Ms. Parker further continue the vast improvements that have been done to the Norton Public Library." -- Victor Rodriguez
Thank you all who made this possible!!
We are closed on Saturdays during the summer. Our Saturday open hours will resume on September 7.