11am to 6pm
10am to 2pm
Serving Baltimore & Johnstown Townships
|Dowling Public Library
1765 E Dowling Road
Did you know that you can renew your books and manage your account
online? Just click on the link at the top of this page to visit our online
catalog. Click on "begin search" and then "my account." This will bring
up a log-in window. Type in the bar-code number on the back of your
library card in the "account number" space and then your "PIN"
number. If you don't have a "PIN" number, you will need to call the
library to set one up. Once you have logged in you will be able to see
what items you have checked out, and their due dates. If you need help
call the library. We will be happy to assist you.
|TRYING SOMETHING NEW!
FRIENDS OF THE LIBRARY
We receive new donations almost daily so the shelves get new
Serving Baltimore & Johnstown Townships
Need to renew an item or manage your account? Click on the "Visit Our
Online Catalog" in pink at the top of this page. Then click on "my
account." Enter your username (this is your barcode number from the
back of your library card) and password. If you haven't set up a
password yet, call the library and we will be happy to set that up for
you. When entering your barcode number include all numbers or
characters but do not include spaces. If you need help, give us a call we
will be happy to assist you.
CHECKING YOUR ACCOUNT STATUS
The Dowling Public Library has expanded its services with audiobooks and
eBooks, available to download from the library's website. Library card holders
can check out and download digital media anytime, anywhere.
Users may browse the library's website, check out with a valid library card,
and download to computer, mobile devise, Kindle, iPod, iPad, and other
ereaders and compatible devices. Users will need to install free software.
Titles can be enjoyed immediately or transferred to a variety of devices. Some
audio titles can also be burned to CD to listen on-the-go. Titles will
automatically expire at the end of the lending period. There are no late fees!
This new service, powered by OverDrive, is free for patrons with their library
|"The little library where big things happen"
Public Library will
serve as a
resource for the
START AN ADVENTURE!
Explore 1000 Books! A program for families with
children, birth through preschool. This free program
encourages you to read 1000 books with your child
before he or she enters school- a goal experts say
children need to help them learn to read for themselves.
Our kick off date is May 7, from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m..
Bring your child/children to the library and register
them. They will receive a record book to keep track of
the books you read and you will receive a special gift for
joining us for our kick off. If you can't make the kick off
day, you may register at any time. Just stop by the
TIMES & LOCATION:
Monday, December 16, 6:00 - 8:00 p.m. at the library.
Tuesday, December 17, 6:00 - 8:00 p.m. at the library.
PRE-REGISTER AND PREPAY
DEADLINE: December 13, 2013
Card making product is cut and prepared before each class, so you must
register and pay prior to the class. There are no refunds. If you pay for the
class and are unable to attend, Kris will either, (1) stamp your images and
give you a kit to assemble or (2) make arrangements for you to come to the
library at a later time. These classes fill up quickly. Each class is limited to 8.
Mary Smith & Sharon Anderson
Julie Strohm & Sara Barnum
The November class sign-ups were both full! The December classes are filling up
quickly as well. Monday night is already full with only 4 more openings for
Tuesday night. In December we will be making a 2014 desk calendar (shown
above) as well as 6 cards (3 each of 2 different designs). One of the cards will be a
gift card holder to help with those last minute Christmas gifts. Come join us!
|CARD MAKING &
This is one of
the projects we
will be making
Just in time for
the new year!
We will be opening up the basement for anyone wishing to browse the
books for sale. Anytime the library is open, just let the staff know that you
would like to go down to the sale and they will be happy to assist you.