Highland Community Library Blog
News & Updates
We’re excited to announce that sign-up week for SummerQuest 2022: Oceans of Possibilities is here NOW through July 3!
This year’s program is all about the deep blue sea. From daring water rescues to pirate beach parties—kids ages 0-12 will explore all things ocean through fun and enriching activities for four weeks in July.
NoveList Plus makes it easy to find the perfect book If you have a Cambria County Library System card, you're in luck! Patrons at all 14 libraries in Cambria County are now able to access NoveList Plus, and NoveList K-8 Plus. What is NoveList Plus? It's a Reader's...
For fans of science fiction who prefer to keep their feet on the ground, here are ten great sci-fi reads that allow you to stay rooted.
Dearest Readers: if you were beguiled by the sparkling romance and steamy drama of Netflix’s Bridgerton, we’ve got good news–a whole world of historical romance awaits you!
This February, share the love of reading with fun activities and book recommendations with our FREE Valentine’s Day-inspired challenge, “For the Love of Reading.” Visit highland.beanstack.org to register and learn more!
By popular demand, Highland Community Library will be open until 8 pm every Monday, starting January 24.
We’re excited to announce our 2021 SummerQuest program, Tales and Tails! From the creatures big and small who keep our world in order, to fantastical fictional beasts running wild in our imaginations—kids ages 0-12 will explore the animal kingdom through fun and enriching activities for four weeks in July.
Beat the boredom and get in some precious reading time this summer with new kids titles, which are available for you to check out through Highland To-Go, our curbside pickup service. Visit highland.sparkpa.org to see more new items on the carousel! Picture Books &...
Booklists & More
Valentine’s Day is fast approaching, and there’s no better time to celebrate love! From the unconditional love between parents and children, to the compassionate love shared by friends and romantic affection between soulmates, the picture books in this list give children the chance to discover love in all its forms.
Joni: The Lyrical Life of Joni Mitchell Written and Illustrated by Selina Alko A look into the life that shaped the music of Joni Mitchell. Alko’s book is a must read for music and art lovers, aspiring musicians, and any one else who has, at one time or...