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check it out

The Seguin-Guadalupe Library has an updated website that I absolutely love!  You can view your account, reserve and recommend books, receive notification when books are almost-due.  You can even apply for a library card online.

IN ADDITION, Hubby and I saved $$$ by borrowing books from our local library – to the tune of a combined total of $541!  [When I informed DH, he grunted and said that I had spent much more than that on books for our home library – I replied ” Isn’t it marvelous news that it wasn’t $541 more!”  DH groaned . . .  I smiled.]

WHAT A DEAL!  Our library is the best bargain in town!

Remember the date due library cards?
Gone! – now a borrower receives a computer printout of ALL books they have currently borrowed and not yet returned.  A good reminder and a record.

I love it!


the shelves are bare

Friends of the Library collect books and magazines which are available to the public for donations

(you choose the amount you give for a book or magazine; your generosity is appreciated).


The proceeds go to the Seguin-Guadalupe County Public Library.

As you can see, the Friends is in desperate need of magazines and books.

Will  you  help??

Quote of the Day

When I read about the way in which library funds are being cut and cut, I can only think that American society has found one more way to destroy itself.
– Isaac Asimov, 1920 – 1992

support your public library

The public library is the most dangerous place in town.
– John Ciardi, 1916 – 1986

In the face of the ongoing and broad cuts libraries are seeing nationwide, it is vital to illustrate the accomplishments of libraries.





Read Read Read


reading assignment



Book Nuts select books to read and discuss


The Book Nuts meet at the Seguin library the last Monday of each month at 7:00 p.m. to discuss books (and various other mundane subjects).

The discussions are interesting and lively and the relationships are invaluable!

Dame Daphne du Maurier, Lady Browning DBE (13 May 1907 – 19 April 1989; pronounced /ˈdæfni duː ˈmɒri.eɪ/) was an English author and playwright. Many of her works have been adapted into films, including the novels Rebecca, which won the Best Picture Oscar in 1941, Jamaica Inn, and her short stories The Birds and Don’t Look Now. The first three were directed by Alfred Hitchcock. Her elder sister was the writer Angela du Maurier. Her father was the actor Gerald du Maurier. Her grandfather was the writer George du Maurier. Daphne du Maurier was born in London, the second of three daughters of the prominent actor-manager Sir Gerald du Maurier and actress Muriel Beaumont (maternal niece of William Comyns Beaumont). Her grandfather was the author and Punch cartoonist George du Maurier, who created the character of Svengali in the novel Trilby. These connections helped her in establishing her literary career, and du Maurier published some of her very early work in Beaumont’s Bystander… [Wickipedia]




























the 'old' books are often the best reading