A reminder that due dates, hold pickup dates, and library card expiration dates have all been changed to July 1, 2020. And don’t forget about our Park and Connect WiFi! Free WiFi is available in our parking lot. If you need help accessing our digital titles, please email Deb Spratt at firstname.lastname@example.org or Tina McEvoy at email@example.com.
Now to our roundup of links we’ve shared on our Facebook page and our website. The source of the link is in parentheses. Please note that links were current and functional as of May 22, 2020
Animals and Nature
A Fish Eye View of Feeding Video (Seacoast Science Center)
Arts and Crafts
Story Stones (Discovery Museum)
Books and Education
James McAvoy lands a Dream role in The Sandman Audible adaptation with Neil Gaiman (Entertainment Weekly)
Rain on a Reference Library Sounds, Study Ambience #203 (Winter Whale ASMR/YouTube) This neat video captures the audio soundtrack of a rainy day at the Boston Public Library.
Thank You Thursdays! with Mo Willems (Kennedy Center)
3 easy science experiments (National Geographic)
Wowbrary (Wowbrary) Sign up on the Wowbrary website to get a weekly email update about the new additions to our catalog.
Library staff members would love to play with you! Here’s what we’ve been playing and how to connect with us.
Chess.com Send a friend request to LawrenceLibPepperell
Dungeons & Dragons Complete this short survey, and we’ll play in touch.
Mario Kart Tour This is the smartphone application version of the popular Nintendo game. To add Amy (that’s me!) as a friend do the following: 1. Tap on Menu 2. Tap on the Friends icon 3. Tap on Add Friend 4. Enter player code 713969646952 to add “Timelordan” as a friend.
Nintendo Switch Online Looking for someone to visit your island in Animal Crossing: New Horizons? Or someone to race in Mario Kart 8? Add Amy as a friend. Her Nintendo Switch Online code is: SW-2839-3949-1470. She’s welcoming visitors to her island (called Ghibli) in Animal Crossing: New Horizons.
Nine Inch Nails Free Music Download (Nine Inch Nails) Oscar winners Trent Reznor and Atticus Ross have created a sonic soundtrack for the pandemic. Their double album Ghosts V: Together and Ghosts VI: Locusts is available to download for free from the Nine Inch Nails store. Recommended if you like their scores for The Social Network, Gone Girl, or Watchmen.
The Lion King Experience: At Home (Lion King Experience/Disney)
Macbeth (Shakespeare’s Globe/YouTube) Watch Macbeth for free. Filmed in 2020 from Shakespeare’s most famous stage, the Globe Theatre.
A Streetcar Named Desire wth Gillian Anderson (National Theatre/YouTube) The Young Vic production of A Streetcar Named Desire, starring Gillian Anderson and Vanessa Kirby, is available to watch for free on YouTube until 2 PM EST on May 28.
Story Time with Ms. Jennifer (Lawrence Library/Facebook)
Virtual Viewing of ‘Disney Illuminations’ at Disneyland Paris (Disney Parks Blog)