September 25 - October 1 is Banned Books Week - the week that we celebrate all the freedom we have read anything we want, completely unrestricted! However, there are still many people who would like certain books to not be available due to what they consider controversial or unacceptable ideas found in them -- hard... Continue Reading →
229 years ago today, on September 17th, 1787 our founding fathers signed the United States Constitution -- Constitution Day is celebrated every year nationwide as a way to mark that momentous occasion. Stop by the library and see our interactive display and learn a little bit more about our wonderful nation's Constitution! Also... Continue Reading →
Feeling a bit frazzled? Stressed? Then come to the library this Saturday from 9-12 to unwind with some board games! Test out some brand new games or some old favorites. Challenge a friend (or the librarian). Nothing kicks stress/frazzle butt like a good fist shake!
Help us show Texas that we love our libraries! Today is Texas Library Snapshot Day at NVC Library. Stop by and take a selfie with Elvira (#NVCLibrary). Fill out a survey: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/TXSF15 We look forward to seeing you!
Picture: AFP/ANGELOS TZORTZINIS Picture: Reuters If you been watching the news lately you know that there is a huge influx of migrants from the Middle East and North Africa flooding into Europe right now. If you want to learn more about what is actually happening there, the library is a great place to go... Continue Reading →
April is the month when we all actually enjoy being outside and what better month to celebrate Earth Day then when we have such beautiful weather and all the flowers are blooming and the birds are singing! Technically Earth Day is on April 22, but we are choosing to focus on it for the whole... Continue Reading →
I love October! The weather is starting to get colder...apple cider is being offered all over the place...and the B-Movie Contest is back! WOOOHOOO!! We had some really great entries last year. We hope to get more this year! B-Movie Contest Rules and Help To help your creative juices flow, here's a very short movie... Continue Reading →
Like the fact that you are free to ready anything you want? This is the week to really celebrate that freedom! Books are being banned or challenged all the time !! Click here to see the American Library Association's Banned Book Week page and learn more. There's also a YouTube channel of famous authors reading... Continue Reading →
Second annual B-Movie Contest and Marathon!!! We are so excited about it, that we can't stop using the exclamation mark!! We hope you are, too! Check out our guide for more information about contest rules, previous entries, marathon details, and more: http://nvcguides.libguides.com/bmovie2014 We're still looking for judges and video entries. We've already started getting ready...have... Continue Reading →