Indian Lake Library cardholders can now use new genealogy data bases. Use your library card bar code to log in here to Heritage Quest. Additionally, Ancestry.com is
soon to be available for use in the library. Research your family history online. This collection assembles every extant U.S. federal census, banking and military records, genealogies, local histories, primary source materials, and genealogical and local history serials. Purchased for residents in Hamilton, Saratoga, Warren and Washington Counties through a generous grant from Senator Hugh Farley, New York State Central Book Aid and the Southern Adirondack Library System
According to their website, “HeritageQuest® Online is a comprehensive treasury of American genealogical sources—rich in unique primary sources, local and family histories, and finding aids… It delivers an essential collection of genealogical and historical sources—with coverage dating back to the 1700s—that can help people find their ancestors and discover a place’s past. Continue reading
The library will be closed December 25, 26, 27, 28 and will reopen on Monday, December 29 at noon. We will be closed January 1 and 2 too! So please come in before the holiday and get your books, audios and videos! Due dates will be adjusted. Celebrate and read every day.
Safe travels! You can go anywhere if you travel in a book…
Please get your books before it snows! When the Indian Lake School closes, the library will be closed. This also includes snowy evenings. Yes, it looks like we will be in for some nasty weather, so please call first to check if we are open, BEFORE your visit to the library!
The Saturday Financial Literacy Program has been postponed until Saturday, February 28, 2015 and will be held from 9 am to 11:30 AM at the Indian Lake Library and 1:00 PM-3:30 PM at the Lake Pleasant Library. This program about tax refunds, credits, identity theft and more is still free and open to all. Sign up please at the library
After completing a year and a half of creativity, cooperation and hard work our Chap Book arrived just in time for distribution at our monthly meeting. How exciting to finally view the finished product after all of this hard work. It was considered a rousing success. Many of our wonderful writers’ brought pieces to read. The creativity does not stop.
We traveled on a 379 mile bike ride along the Erie Canal. Continue reading
Interested in better management of your personal finances? Are you loaning your money to the government to get a tax refund and then paying needlessly to get your money back in January? Do you know how to get your health care tax credit? Questions about your credit score? Learn how to be more financially literate!
We’ll have a drop in class on Word on Saturday, November 1 at 9 am. No need to sign up; drop in with your questions!