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Lego Club @ PPL

Come to our Lego Club on Saturday June 27th, 2015 from 2-4pm. Ages 6-11

Main Library 601 Court St.

Free Program! and Free parking in parking garage on Saturdays!

Your projects will be displayed in the Library and on our website!

The LEGO CLUB will meet on the 4th Saturday of each month.

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Pronunciator Learn a new Language

PPL has a new way for their Patrons to learn a new Language just follow this link.. create an account with your Library card number (barcode) the email is not mandatory but if you want your username and password be emailed to you you can (yes you can change both).

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The Bookworms (staff)

Workshop Builds Team Spirit Just before Thanksgiving, under the direction of Glenn Tinsley, Friends of the Library volunteer and Book Nook manager, the Churchland library staff participated in an altered book workshop.

Staff members transformed old books, long past their prime, into masterpieces. This collaborative effort was a great team building exercise and also has resulted in a beautiful display for the rotunda, just in time for the holidays. See the books Here…

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OverDrive E-books

Portsmouth now offers downloadable E-Books, have your library card and pin ready and click on the link Here… to access our ebooks.

1. Three eBook titles at a time will be available for checkout for a period of 14 days by default, but patrons may change it to 7 days or return them anytime they are ready. Titles will “disappear” (e.g. no fines).

2. Holds may be placed on checked out titles. An e-mail will be sent when the hold is ready and titles will expire after three days.

3. Patrons may access our OverDrive site from their computer or mobile device.

a. Login and Password is the same as their Library Card (barcode) and password (PIN).

E-Books are available in both Kindle and E-Pub formats fit for most e-readers, computers and smartphones.

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Homework Help!

Homework Help available for students in grades 3-12 from the Library of Virginia and Literati. Log in with your Library barcode and get help in Reading, Writing and Math from real teachers.
Normal Hours are; Monday-Thursday from 3:00 PM – 9:00 PM ET Saturday from 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM ET

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