Need career direction?

Gain work experience by finding work-based learning like apprenticeships, on-the-job training, internships, and mentorships. Find an internship, https://www.txinternshipchallenge.com/vosnet/Default.aspx Find an apprenticeship, https://www.apprenticeship.gov/apprenticeship-job-finder For more information, look for these titles at Rockwall County Library. Blanchard, Kenneth. One-Minute Mentoring: How to Find and Work With a Mentor. Morgan, Genevieve. Undecided: Navigating Life and Learning After High School. … Continue reading Need career direction?

Native American Heritage Month

Dimaline, Cherie. Empire of Wild. (fiction) Erdrich, Louise. The Night Watchman.(fiction) Ford, Kelli Jo. Crooked Hallelujah. (fiction) Hobson, Brandon. The Removed. (fiction) Hogan, Linda. The Woman Who Watches Over the World. (memoir) Harjo, Joy. Living Nations, Living Words: An Anthology of First People's Poetry. (poetry) Jones, Stephen. The Only Good Indians. (fiction) Kimmerer, Robin Wall. … Continue reading Native American Heritage Month

Book Review: The Lost Apothecary by Sarah Penner

After learning that her husband has been faithful, Caroline goes on a trip to London by herself. Even though the trip was supposed to be an anniversary trip with her husband, Caroline goes alone and embarks on a personal quest. The novel is empowering because it features a character who wants to reshape her circumstances: … Continue reading Book Review: The Lost Apothecary by Sarah Penner

Media Literacy Week

Media Literacy Week 2021 celebrates media literacy and the five components of media literacy. Media literacy encompasses the ability to access, analyze, evaluate, create, and act upon information found in media sources. Here are some titles available to you at Rockwall County Library on the subject. Grant, John. Debunk it. (Young Adult Collection). Luhtala, Michelle. … Continue reading Media Literacy Week