Chill out and read

We hope you’ll have time this winter break to kick back with a good book (or two). Before you head off for the holiday, be sure to drop by your Walton info center to see what’s new. Here’s a list of our most recent arrivals: Fiction Before We Were Yours by Lisa Wingate The Golden […]

Region Champs!

Congratulations to Walton’s Helen Ruffin Reading Bowl team for their outstanding performance at Saturday’s region competition. The reading Raiders won first place and will advance to the division competition on March 3rd at Southwest Dekalb High School. Good luck!

Book club vote

Attention Raider readers: For our last two book club meetings of the year, you pick the titles! Be sure to cast your vote by completing the form below. All votes are due by Thursday, February 15th.   Loading…

Library Link: Issue 9

Our ninth issue of the Library Link newsletter is now available. Features include an intriguing glimpse into Google’s hiring algorithms, the new Cobb Library PASS initiative, The Thing in the Woods by Walton grad Matthew W. Quinn (’03), a pass policy reboot, and an Outlook refresher. Click here to enjoy the full newsletter with functional hyperlinks. And don’t […]

Warm up with a good book

Did you know reading can help you relax, sleep better, and boost your brain power? Click here to check out Real Simple’s “8 Science-Backed Reasons to Read a (Real) Book Now.” Begin experiencing the amazing benefits of reading today by checking out a book from your Walton Info Center. We have so many awesome titles […]

Poetry and inspiration: Poetry Out Loud 2017

Congratulations to this year’s Poetry Out Loud contestants and winners on an incredible evening of poetry and inspiration. Each recitation brought to life the poet’s words. We are proud of your efforts. A special shout-out to senior Madeleine Deisen, who will advance to the regional Poetry Out Loud competition in February. Good luck to you! […]

Books and nostalgia

Each year when the Scholastic boxes arrive, we experience a slice of the joy we felt when the book fair came to our elementary schools. This year’s Scholastic Book Fair was another great success, thanks to our students, teachers, and parent volunteers. Meeting our sales goal means we are able to donate books to elementary […]