• Library News,  Library Programs

    Summer Reading Challenge 2017

    Today marks the launch of Ohrstrom Library’s Summer Reading Challenge. Stop by the library this week to pick up your official Summer Reading Challenge bookmark for ideas and suggestions on how to select different and interesting books to read over the summer vacation. This reading challenge is for EVERYONE! Students, faculty, staff and families are all invited to participate. Also attached to the bookmarks are two miniature heart-shaped seed papers, one to plant in the library garden and one to take home to enjoy. The theme of this summer’s reading program revolves around community, and we have acquired a plot in the SPS community garden for library patrons to plant…

  • History,  Library Displays,  Library News

    New Library Display: The United States Constitution

    A new informative display is up in the Baker Reading Room about the United States Constitution, and it features this challenging puzzle of the U. S. Constitution itself. Stop by and help us piece it together and learn something about this important document in the process! #ohrstromlibrary #librarydisplay #usconstitution #unitedstatesconstitution #wethepeople #puzzle #puzzlepiece #iamsps

  • New Books

    Judging a Book by Its Cover

    Like great fashion, the books you read tell a lot about you. Here are a few that will look great as accessories with any spring outfit:   Amazing Fantastic Incredible: A Marvelous Memoir by  Stan Lee, Peter David and Colleen Doran Touchstone 2015 Call Number: Graphic Novel L51 “In this gorgeously illustrated, full-color graphic memoir, Stan Lee—comic book legend and cocreator of Spider-Man, the X-Men, the Avengers, the Incredible Hulk, and a legion of other Marvel superheroes—shares his iconic legacy and the story of how modern comics came to be. In this beautifully illustrated graphic memoir—illustrated by celebrated artist Colleen Doran—Lee tells the story of his life with the same…

  • Archives,  History

    The Shattuck Crew Team of 1911

    The Shattuck crew team of 1911 on the boathouse dock with Long Pond behind them. SPS Alums everywhere are dusting off their old crew blazers in preparation for Anniversary Weekend - only two weeks away! #ohrstromlibrary #ohrstromlibrarydigitalarchives #shattuck #boating #boatingclub #crew #1911 #crewblazer #boatingblazer #anniversary #anniversaryweekend #throwback #throwbackthursday #tbt #iamsps