The library will be hiring a person to fulfill an Americorp position!
We are looking for an enthusiastic, high energy individual to work approximately 33 hours a week. The position entails tutoring local youth on academic subjects, doing physical fitness activities with local youth, helping train volunteers, and other duties as assigned. Individual must have high school diploma or GED, must pass FBI and Act 33/34 clearances, and must be able to commit to a full year of service running from August 20, 2014, to August 14, 2015.
The individual will receive a biweekly stipend of $465.38 (before taxes). At the end of the service year, the individual will also receive an academic award in the amount of $5,645, to be used toward student loans or college tuition. If you are 55 or older, this award can be put toward the loans or tuition of a child or grandchild.
If you or anyone you know is interested in the position, please submit a resume to:
Ford City Public Library Ave.
c/o Anita Bowser
Its official- we have our list of the top 10 books of the year for The Ford City Public Library! These 10 books were the most requested and most circulated books of 2013.
1) Arthur's Family Treasury -
2) First Words -
3) The Walking Dead -
4) Fifty Shades of Grey -
5) Notorious Nineteen -
6) NYPD Red -
7) The Bridesmaid -
8) City of Bones -
9) Fifty Shades Darker -
10) Safe Haven -
Now, of course, you're all wondering what DVD's also made it to the top of the circulation lists. Well- we have answers… The most popular DVDs of 2013 include Downtown Abbey, Mothman Prophecies and Despicable Me.
All of these materials, and more, are available from The Ford City Public Library for circulation!
From all of us at The Ford City Public Library, Happy Holidays and we'll see you next year!
Check out Ford City's Oral History Project here on our website. The collection houses lots of information of local interest and is a must for any history lover.
You can support the Worthington Library by shopping on Amazon!
When you shop on Amazon through the link below, you are supporting your local public library. A percentage of the sales placed through this link will go to the Library.
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What apps do you use?
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