Love the PBS miniseries Downton Abbey? Enter to win the Syracuse Public Library’s Downton Abbey Prize Pack at the adult circulation desk!
Each time you return a book or audiobook to the library, fill out a ballot. You’ll be entered to win the prize pack which includes seasons 1-3 of Downton Abbey on DVD as well as The Chronicles of Downton Abbey: A New Era the brand-new series guide.
Also be sure to check out the library’s display of real Edwardian literature written during the time period in which Downton Abbey is set. Prize drawing on Jan. 31. You may enter as many times as you like, however, all material must be checked out at the Syracuse Public Library and you must be 18 or older to win.
Adult Book Club
Join the adult book club for a discussion of Harper Lee’s classic To Kill a Mockingbird at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 9, in the lower level of the library. New members are always welcome.
The 2013 Kosciusko County Big Read books are available now at the library. This year’s book is My Antonia by Willa Cather. You are encouraged to download a free, public domain copy of this book onto your e-reading or smartphone device, however, if you would like a print version, please look for the yellow tub in the adult department. Please return the book when you are finished so that someone else may enjoy this classic book.
Young Adult Book Club
The young adult book club will meet at 5 p.m. Jan. 15 to discuss the new young adult books. Teens in middle school and high school are welcome.