The library can help … caregivers

Caring for a person with Alzheimer’s or dementia is tough. It’s unpredictable, often heartbreaking, sometimes frightening. It can mean unrelenting hard work. And it can be very isolating. I know – my family provided 24/7 care for my grandparents during their last years, struggling to keep them healthy and safe while watching their minds fade […]

But wait, there’s more

“Happiness is finding the first good book in a series, and knowing there are more to follow,” says a graphic we found on Facebook. That’s true, but so is the reverse: sadness is reaching the end of a series and knowing that it’s over, finito, the end. Of course, it never completely has to be the […]

Coloring for Grown-ups

The Pryor Library invites you to share in the calming activity that’s sweeping the world – coloring isn’t just for kids anymore.  The intricate designs aren’t ones you’ll find in children’s coloring books. They are often dense geometric or floral patterns, but are equally likely to be detailed fantasy scenes – even moments from popular […]

Your library can help … flavor your dinner

Quick – what’s an easy way to jazz up almost any meal? Fresh herbs, of course! And you can help yourself from the library’s herb garden any time, whether the library is open or not. If we’re here, we’ll be happy to help you identify and pick what you need. Currently we are growing rosemary, thyme, […]