1. Welcome to Lake Valor!
    Catch, train, and evolve Pokémon while you explore our community. Make friends, and grow your collection.

    Login or Sign Up

how often do you visit your local library?

Discussion in 'Creative Zone' started by colours, May 30, 2018.

  1. colours

    colours » seedFLARE

    Larvitar (Larvitar)
    Level 78
    3 posts to Level 79
    Joined:
    Mar 17, 2015
    Posts:
    1,981
    PokéPoints:
    ₽1,977.2
    Friend Ball ★★★★Dawn Stone ★★★★Leaf Stone ★★★Grassium Z ★★★★Waterium Z ★★★★
    I think I've kinda made it A Thing to visit my library, at the very least, on occassion. it's kinda like my comfort spot whenever i don't feel like being at home or whatever.

    what about you guys?
     
    Stop hovering to collapse... Click to collapse... Hover to expand... Click to expand...
  2. Smarty_Pants001

    Servine (Servine)
    Level 29
    4 posts to Level 30
    Joined:
    May 28, 2018
    Posts:
    328
    PokéPoints:
    ₽71.9
    My library hosts several events for the local teens, so I go there often. I actually walk to it with a group of my friends every Tuesday after school.
     
  3. ShinigamiMiroku

    ShinigamiMiroku Pokémon Professor

    ... Serebii? (Celebi Egg)
    Level 16
    3 posts to Level 17
    Joined:
    Aug 8, 2017
    Posts:
    1,410
    PokéPoints:
    ₽646.2
    Red Orb ★★★★★
    Not nearly as often as I'd like. T_T
     
    Stop hovering to collapse... Click to collapse... Hover to expand... Click to expand...
  4. Shockwave

    Shockwave Chargebolt

    Totodile (Totodile)
    Level 13
    1 posts to Level 14
    Joined:
    Apr 29, 2018
    Posts:
    1,883
    PokéPoints:
    ₽156.3
    Thunder Stone ★★★Tapunium Z ★★★★★Heart Scale ★★
    Y'know, I haven't been to the library in a while. I used to go there on occasion, mainly because at the time my internet situation was complicated and I needed to go there to get homework done. It might be nice to visit one again some time.
     
    Stop hovering to collapse... Click to collapse... Hover to expand... Click to expand...
  5. Laserdragon14

    Laserdragon14 Team Azure Dragon Maverick Hunter

    Victory (Victini)
    Level 22
    9 posts to Level 23
    Joined:
    Jan 16, 2018
    Posts:
    2,703
    PokéPoints:
    ₽314.4
    Lucarionite ★★★★Legendary Triforce ★★
    When I was little I loved going to the library and was even the top of my class in reading the most amount of books that I read in a year but now I don't anymore...
     
    Stop hovering to collapse... Click to collapse... Hover to expand... Click to expand...
  6. OzoneFruit

    OzoneFruit Ya Boi Goozma

    Dream Pig (Munna)
    Level 5
    3 posts to Level 6
    Joined:
    Jan 22, 2017
    Posts:
    3,795
    PokéPoints:
    ₽50.0
    Blue Orb ★★★★★Rocky Helmet ★★★★★Red Orb ★★★★★Mewnium Z  ★★★★★Gold Bottle Cap ★★★★★
    I mean, I basically do work at my campus library every day, but I haven't checked out an actual book in forever >_>
     
    Stop hovering to collapse... Click to collapse... Hover to expand... Click to expand...
  7. Poffin

    Poffin Fox Pokémon

    Amber (Vulpix)
    Level 17
    2 posts to Level 18
    Joined:
    Apr 25, 2018
    Posts:
    302
    PokéPoints:
    ₽216.0
    Legendary Triforce ★★
    These days.. not often unfortunately. Though that's mainly because I'm a dumb hermit and basically never go out unless it's for work or shopping for necessities. Before I got my first job, I volunteered at my local library and it was honestly so much fun. So many free books/audiobooks, movies, and music to choose from and even e-books you can "check out." (While not in my city, I hear some libraries even have games you can check out!) Libraries these days, at least where I live, are more like community centers with events going on constantly and resources for things like finding jobs and the like.
     
    Stop hovering to collapse... Click to collapse... Hover to expand... Click to expand...
  8. SyWry

    SyWry Kindler

    Legendary Egg (Ho-Oh Egg)
    Level 11
    5 posts to Level 12
    Joined:
    Jan 16, 2017
    Posts:
    515
    PokéPoints:
    ₽1,029.6
    I never went to the library! Well, that's a lie, I never went to the library to check out a book. I don't like reading books because of my disability so I never need to check out a book so I never go. However, my school used to take us on field trips to the library and I liked how quite and still everything was. I don't like my college library because its basically just a place where they cram as many study table into a building while still having room for books. Its unfortunate that I hate reading because I love it.
     
    Stop hovering to collapse... Click to collapse... Hover to expand... Click to expand...
  9. Geroniny~

    Geroniny~ Team Azure

    Cassini (Reshiram Egg)
    Level 1
    3 posts to Level 2
    Joined:
    Jul 29, 2017
    Posts:
    391
    PokéPoints:
    ₽24.7
    Blue Orb ★★★★★Tapunium Z ★★★★★Charizardite X ★★★★GS Ball ★★★★★Deep Sea Tooth ★★★
    Oh I Want To Visit The Library Commonly But I Cannot Due To My Safety But I Very Commonly To Visit My College's Library.
     
    Stop hovering to collapse... Click to collapse... Hover to expand... Click to expand...
  10. Skullbash

    Skullbash I will become the Pirate King

    Sneasel (Sneasel)
    Level 27
    2 posts to Level 28
    Joined:
    Oct 29, 2014
    Posts:
    557
    PokéPoints:
    ₽1,108.8
    GS Ball ★★★★★Basic Gary Oak ★Cooler Gary Oak ★★★★★Legendary Triforce ★★
    I never visit the library, but I do order books online a lot!
     
    Stop hovering to collapse... Click to collapse... Hover to expand... Click to expand...
  11. Pikachulover0927

    Mythical Egg (Mew Egg)
    Level 4
    4 posts to Level 5
    Joined:
    May 29, 2018
    Posts:
    148
    PokéPoints:
    ₽34.3
    Legendary Triforce ★★
    2D980688-D378-4D74-B7AB-68C797CCCDB7.jpeg Not much. I mostly read books I have at home and stories on Wattpad.
    I’ve always been interested in the Warrior cat book series and every time I go to the library I get those whenever I do go.
     
  12. colours

    colours » seedFLARE

    Larvitar (Larvitar)
    Level 78
    3 posts to Level 79
    Joined:
    Mar 17, 2015
    Posts:
    1,981
    PokéPoints:
    ₽1,977.2
    Friend Ball ★★★★Dawn Stone ★★★★Leaf Stone ★★★Grassium Z ★★★★Waterium Z ★★★★
    okay I feel like I really should visit my library more because I feel like as the months go by, I'm visiting it less and less. :c

    ugh it's just that I'm not ever sure of what to do when I ever go there. idk what books to check out or anything rip.
     
  13. Junkrat

    Junkrat Demolitions Expert

    borgle (Yanma)
    Level 18
    2 posts to Level 19
    Joined:
    Aug 5, 2017
    Posts:
    1,580
    PokéPoints:
    ₽542.1
    Park Ball ★★★
    Last time I visited my local library was... never. There actually isn't a public library near me. I'd have to travel a couple hours by train to get to one, and I don't have a library card or anything like that. I also have horrid memory, so I would always forget to bring back a book, anyway.
     
    Stop hovering to collapse... Click to collapse... Hover to expand... Click to expand...
  14. Shadria

    Shadria Impish Illusionary Kitsune

    Pikmen (Oddish)
    Level 19
    3 posts to Level 20
    Joined:
    Dec 21, 2016
    Posts:
    2,410
    PokéPoints:
    ₽24.8
    Black Glasses ★★★★Friend Ball ★★★★Park Ball ★★★Helix Fossil ★★★Sun Stone ★★★
    When I was in grade school we used to walk to the library. Near the end of my grade-school days the library moved too far for students to walk so we had to stop going. During highschool I went sometimes to research for papers before I got better internet. Now I don't go at all..
     
    Stop hovering to collapse... Click to collapse... Hover to expand... Click to expand...
  15. Arctiquaza

    Arctiquaza Team Azure

    Despacito (Meloetta Egg)
    Level 1
    2 posts to Level 2
    Joined:
    May 27, 2018
    Posts:
    473
    PokéPoints:
    ₽143.5
    Sail Fossil ★★★
    Hey, I know lots of fun books. If you need a suggestion, I can probably provide many :)
    (Spirit Animals is an amazing series you can check that out)


    Also, I LOVE the library but it's too far away and we barely ever get to go, and we dont stay for long :I
     
    Stop hovering to collapse... Click to collapse... Hover to expand... Click to expand...
  16. Darkmaster006

    Airi (Ralts ♂)
    Level 2
    2 posts to Level 3
    Joined:
    Jun 10, 2018
    Posts:
    41
    PokéPoints:
    ₽167.2
    You know, I actually never—at least, that I have memory of—went to the Public Library here in my city, which is a shame indeed. I never went with my school, nor did I ever visit it with parents. But, this is a good post and it reminded me that maybe I should actually go there? It seems like a nice place to study—and to ward off all distractions that studying in my home might carry—and of course to check out books (I think there's even an online catalogue or something?). So, maybe I should totally go get a library card (it's actually incredibly cheap and there's no need for monthly or annual subscription either, so that's cool). It's also quite near from my home, so it wouldn't be a hassle to go. I just looked it up and it hosts lots of events, movies, etc, so that's cool too.

    I only ever went to my Secondary School's library to read a book, that I didn't even finish—I don't really know why I never finished it, it was actually pretty fun, but I'm just a mess following up with things, I must have around 15 books read by half—and that was it. Haven't ever even visited my College Library, and my other College Library is really small, I went only once.

    Anyways, I do think Libraries in general are pretty important public spaces. I guess I never went because I'm somewhat of a hermit because I don't really know what places to go or what to do outside so I tend to stay inside? It's a struggle hah.

    (Note: Awful lot of em dashes!)
     
    Stop hovering to collapse... Click to collapse... Hover to expand... Click to expand...
  17. awney

    awney i'm lame

    Surfing Pikachu (Surfing Pikachu)
    Level 30
    4 posts to Level 31
    Joined:
    Sep 3, 2017
    Posts:
    1,403
    PokéPoints:
    ₽2,230.1
    Legendary Triforce ★★
    My local library is really out of the way, and I would really only go there when I was little so my mom could pick up books for me to teach me how to read. If it was closer I'd definitely go more often to have some peace and quiet to work on things.
     
    Stop hovering to collapse... Click to collapse... Hover to expand... Click to expand...
  18. RegionRunner150

    RegionRunner150 PKMN Breeder

    All of You (Giratina Egg)
    Level 8
    3 posts to Level 9
    Joined:
    Jun 18, 2018
    Posts:
    153
    PokéPoints:
    ₽63.5
    Leaf Stone ★★★Amulet Coin ★★★Helix Fossil ★★★Great Ball ★★
    I went to my local library almost every other week up until high-school started, where there was just too much HW for me to be able to read as much, but I have been buying the books from the series I used to read, so I have like 7 books on hold for me.
     
    Stop hovering to collapse... Click to collapse... Hover to expand... Click to expand...
  19. Wolf Expert

    Wolf Expert Master of Breaking Things

    Pidgey (Pidgey)
    Level 18
    2 posts to Level 19
    Joined:
    Jun 27, 2017
    Posts:
    1,830
    PokéPoints:
    ₽2.7
    Moon Ball ★★★★Love Ball ★★★★★Premier Ball ★Friend Ball ★★★★Luxury Ball ★★★
    Not very often. The selections not too good and it tends to be pretty noisy. I usually only go if my internet at home goes out.
     
    Stop hovering to collapse... Click to collapse... Hover to expand... Click to expand...
  20. colours

    colours » seedFLARE

    Larvitar (Larvitar)
    Level 78
    3 posts to Level 79
    Joined:
    Mar 17, 2015
    Posts:
    1,981
    PokéPoints:
    ₽1,977.2
    Friend Ball ★★★★Dawn Stone ★★★★Leaf Stone ★★★Grassium Z ★★★★Waterium Z ★★★★
    ew libraries aren't supposed to be noisy. ;__;
     

Share This Page