Happy New Year from the staff at the Pierce City Branch Library.
New adult non-fiction titles include: "Breakfast and Brunch: Classic Recipes" by Publications, International.
New DVDs include: Glee, the Concert; Prep and Landing; and Dolphin Tale.
New adult fiction titles include: "The Snow Angel" by Glenn Beck; "Come a Little Closer" by Dorothy Garlock; "Private: #1 Suspect" by James Patterson; and "The Vault" by Ruth Rendell, large print edition.
New young adult titles include: "Hidden" by Kelley Armstrong; and "Ashes, Ashes" by Jo Treggiari.
Family movie afternoon will be held at 3:30 p.m. on Jan. 25. Patrons are invited to bring children, and it is a "bring your own snack" event. All snacks are asked to be storebought.
The Pierce City Branch Library is in need of bids for snow and ice removal. All bids will be taken to the Monett Library for the final decision.
Preschool Story Time and Lap Time has begun. Story Time is held on Tuesdays at 10:30 a.m. and Lap Time follows at 11 a.m. The Bookworms will meet at 4 p.m. on Jan. 11 and every Wednesday until May.
The Pierce City Branch Library is located at 101 N. Walnut. Business hours are 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesday through Friday and 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturdays. For more information, call 417-476-5110.