Twin Falls Public Library

Food for Fines
Lower your fines and help our community!

From December 1st to December 31st, the Twin Falls Public Library will be taking food donations in lieu of overdue fines. For every item donated, the library will waive $1.00 in fines from your account!* Donated materials should be sealed and unexpired. All donated materials will be distributed by the South Central Community Action Partnership.

If you have any questions, please contact the Circulation Desk at (208) 733-2964 ext 100.

*Applies to standard overdue fines only. Does not apply to charges for lost or damaged materials.  Maximum $25.00 per account.

Our Heroes' Tree
Celebrating our Armed Forces

Throughout November the Twin Falls Public Library will be hosting the Our Heroes’ Tree program, a nationwide initiative that allows communities to come together and celebrate the names and stories of family members, friends, and neighbors who have served or are serving in the U.S. Armed Forces.

During the program, the library welcomes community members to decorate a remembrance ornament for the Our Heroes’ Tree to honor the legacies of American servicemembers in our community. Ornaments made for the Our Heroes’ Tree program are inclusive of all branches of service in the United States military, active duty, Guard and Reserve, and all generations. Templates for ornaments are available at the Library Circulation Desk.

A nationwide initiative, the Our Heroes’ Tree program was founded by Stephanie Pickup and Marlene Lee in 2005 as a way for communities to honor veterans and current servicemembers. For more information contact the Twin Falls Public Library at 208- 733-2964.

Think Faster, Focus Better, and Remember More

A recent AARP survey reports 9 in 10 people say brain health is important, but few know how to maintain it. BrainHQ is an easy way to make brain health a priority. Our brains are at their peak performance at age 27, but through continual learning and challenge we can help remodel our brains and function maximally, so we can lead the life we want.  

BrainHQ is an online suite of 27 exercises with 840+ levels of training organized around the 6 core cognitive areas of Attention, Brain Speed, Memory, People Skills, Intelligence and Navigation. Exercises are delivered in short 2 minute or less segments, adapting speed and delivery to your performance.  A private, personal dashboard visualizes your performance and provides feedback and suggestions on areas of focus. 

Through training you too can gain 10 years improvement in memory, experience increased visual and auditory processing, improve reaction time, and even decrease medical costs. 

Get started by creating your private account with BrainHQ, and light up your brain. Training is available online, or by downloading an app to your iPhone or iPad. The Android app is under development.

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