Board of Supes – 4/22: Library Report; Sundial Bridge Celebration; Keswick Water; Pot Grant

In a light meeting on this day, the Board of Supervisors received the annual report of the Shasta Public Libraries, delivered by Kimberly Niemer, Director of Community Services for the City of Redding. The Library Report included information from the… Continue Reading

International ‘Big Library Read’ Program Comes to Shasta Libraries

Shasta Libraries today announced that it will be taking part in the Big Library Read program that makes popular eBook and audiobook available to all customers without wait lists or holds. Library card holders will be able to borrow and enjoy the… Continue Reading

Overdrive Digital Bookmobile visits the Redding Library

The Overdrive Digital Bookmobile will be stopping by the Redding Library on Monday, April 8. The Digital Bookmobile is housed inside an 18-wheel tractor-trailer. Interactive learning stations give visitors an opportunity to search the library’s digital media collection, use supported… Continue Reading


Friday Funny: Outside Redding’s Library, a Strange Group Loiters

The ACLU and Tea Partiers have gone mad with invitations to the city — for a date in court. Now a judge has put a temporary restraining order on the city of Redding’s new policy for leafletting in front of the library. Read more about it here.

Phil Fountain is a cartoonist, writer and occasional bed-wetter based … Continue Reading