Affordable Care Act Help
Need assistance with the Affordable Care Act?
Steve Gottlieb and Liz Gimelson of Metro Bucks Insurance Agency will be at the library on the following days to help you navigate the new federal healthcare website.
Thursday, December 12, 6-9 pm
For more information, or to schedule assistance at another time, call their office at 267-296-8493.
Let's Talk About It: Muslim Journeys 2014
Connected Histories Discussion Series
Sunday afternoons, 2 pm
January 12: Globalization Then and Now: the kick-off event. All are welcome.
Author Stewart Gordon will talk about globalization between 700 and 1500 c.e., followed by discussion. You do not have to have read any of the books to attend this program.
Following the kick-off event, we encourage you to register for the "Let's Talk About It" book discussions. Participants should read all five books and will receive a packet with an overview of the series when they sign up. It's fun! No grades!
Cathlyn Mariscotti (Professor of History at Holy Family College) will lead four of the discussions and Tom Kolsky (Professor of History at MCCC) will lead the March 16 discussion.
February 2: When Asia was the World by Stewart Gordon
February 23: The House of Wisdom: How Arabic Science Saved Ancient Knowledge and Gave Us the Renaissance by Jim Al-Khalili, 2011. (509.1767 Al-Khalili)
March 16: The Ornament of the World by Maria Rosa
April 6: Leo Africanus by Amin Maalouf
April 27: In an Antique Land by Amitav Ghosh
For more detailed information on these programs, click here to download our flyer.
Find Answers to Your Medicare Questions
Do you have questions about your Medicare plan? Open Enrollment for Medicare is from October 15 through December 7. During this time, you can change your plan, with a January 1, 2014 effective date.
APPRISE (a free health insurance counseling program) volunteer Roy Jannenga will speak at the library on the following dates at 7:00 pm:
Wednesday, December 11
2013 - 2014 Sales
Thursday, December 12, 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday, January 9, 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday, January 21, 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday, January 30, 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday, February 13, 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday, February 27, 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
We also offer a variety of items for sale through Amazon.com. Click here to see the full inventory.
You can reserve a copy by emailing (
) or calling the Reference Desk.
The Wolverine, City of Bones, The Smurfs2, Battle of the Year, The Ultimate Life, The Lone Ranger, 2 Guns, Elysium, Sea of Monsters, Prisoners, The Family, The World's End, Jobs, Insidious 2, Don Jon, Last Love
Second Fridays 2013
Relax, wind down from your week at a series of creative entertainments held on the second Friday of each month at 7:30 pm. Join us for a great line-up of free Friday evening performances.
November 8: Now and Then
Oldies and popular.
December 13: Old Timey Holiday
Guitar, banjo and uke -- with Bill and George
January 10: Winter Jazz
With Adam Dieffenbach
Thanks to the Woman's Club of Indian Valley for sponsoring these programs.
Cool stuff you can do with your library card--
Download eBooks and audiobooks:
(Must have an IVPL card to access)
Download digital magazines:
Learn a language:
Search magazines, newspapers and more:
Research business info:
Find book reviews for your book group:
Read author biographies:
Find information on the Islamic world (available through 12/13/14 as part of a Muslim Journeys grant):
Research your family history:
(In the library only)