The Weir Public Library board of trustees met September 10 with the following members present:  Ronda Coltrane, Karen Thompson, Melissa Gardner, Roxy Blessant, Mayor Saundra Stricklin and Stef Arbuckle.

            A workshop on the “Responsibilities of the Trustee & Director” was given to the board.  Workshops are being given towards the certification of the board members.

            The “Taste of Home & Creative Cook’s Kitchen” cookbooks were won by Julianne Whittenburg  during Sunday Bake Sale in the park during the Weir Homecoming.

            It was a “hot time” in the library with Hot Wheels filling the guessing jar.  Those guessing the closest to the 37 cars in the jar received a Hot Wheel car.  Brodey Lindsey, Dylan Faucett, Foster Martin, Lance Bandy (35); Aaron Edwards (36); Triston Gardner, Dallas Murray, Debi Seeley, Tanya McCabe (37).

            Preschool Storytime begins Tuesday, Oct. 6, 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. in the activity area of the library.  No registration needed.

            New to the adult shelves:  “Trial” and “The Murder of King Tut” by James Patterson, “The Scoop” by Fern Michaels, “Storm of Visions” by Christina Dodd, “The Last Song” by Nicholas Sparks, “Rain Gods” by James Lee Burke, “The Devil’s Punchbowl” by Greg Iles, “The Girl Who Played With Fire” by Stieg Larrson, “Relentless” and “Frankenstein #3: Dead and Alive” by Dean Koontz, “Deep List” and “Hothouse Orchid”  by Stuart Woods, “Deadly Trail” and “Savage Trail” by William Johnstone, “Treasure of the Golden Cheetah” by Suzanne Arruda, “Perfect Match” by Jodi Picoult, “Hardball” by Sara Paretsky.

            New the youth shelves”  “Panda and Polar Bear” by Matthew J. Baek, “The Duel” by Judith St. George, “Barney the Bear Killer Series” by Pat Sargent, “Saddle Up Series” by Dave and Pat Sargent.