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The Irish Invasion

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Brian O’Nuanain is coming to the Bossier Parish Libraries just in time for St. Patrick’s Day where he will present three special programs on “All Things Irish.”  Join him on Thursday, March 13, at 3:00p.m., at the Aulds Library; Friday, March 14, at 12:00p.m., at the East-80 Library; and Saturday, March 15, at 12:30p.m., at the Bossier Parish History Center.

Brian is a native Irishman, former elementary school teacher, tour guide to the Emerald Isle, adult education instructor, radio personality and commentator.  His presentations include lots of humor, “a wee bit of history, folklore, storytelling, and song.”

VickieHardinThe programs are free.  Contact Aulds at (318) 742-2337, East-80 at 949-2665, or the History Center at 746-7717 for more information.

Book it to the Bossier Parish Libraries for a little luck of the Irish.

Make a note:

  • Monday, March 17, at 6:00p.m., at the Bossier Central Library, the Shreveport Opera Xpress presents “Eat Right, and Move!” The production is sponsored by Dr. and Mrs. Doug Peterson.  For more information call (318)746-1693.
  • Saturday, March 15, at 1 p.m., Movie Game Day at the East-80 Library for ages 7—12 years.
  • Tuesday, March 18, at 3:30 p.m., the Aulds Library book club will meet to discuss “The Light in the Ruins” by Chris Bohjalian.

 

New Books

Fiction

“Shovel Ready” by Adam Sternbergh

“A Place at the Table” by Susan Rebecca White

“Fangirl” by Rainbow Rowell

“Hearts of Sand A Gregor Demarkian Novel” by Jane Haddam

“The Rathbones” by Janice Clark

“Radiance of Tomorrow” by Ishmael Beah

“The Dancing Master” by Julie Klassen

“Mark of Evil” by Tim LaHaye

“The Grandmothers: Four Short Novels” by Doris Lessing

“The Wicked Girls” by Alex Marwood

 

Nonfiction

“The Girl in the Leaves” by Robert Scott

“Letters to an Incarcerated Brother: Encouragement, Hope, and Healing for Inmates and Their Loved Ones” by Hill Harper

“Everything a New Elementary School Teacher Really Needs to Know” by Otis Kriegel

“The Rise of the U.S. Environmental Health Movement” by Kate Davies

“Ottolenghi Cookbook” by Yotam Ottolenghi

“Everything Casino Poker” by Frank Scoblete

“Self-inflicted” by Aisha Tyler

“The Three Count: My Life in Stripes as a WWE Referee” by Jimmy Korderas

“Fosse” by Sam Wasson

“No Better Time: The Brief, Remarkable Life of Danny Lewin–the Genius who Transformed the Internet” by Molly Knight Raskin

 

Vickie Hardin is Outreach Specialist for the Bossier Parish Library. She can be reached at vhardin@state.lib.la.us