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National Library Week

Did you know it’s National Library Week? April 9-15 this year, we celebrate libraries and all that they do. Want to do your part to help? Here’s a list of simple ways your can support your library this week and all year long.

  • Get a library card if you don’t already have one.
  • Visit the library and check out a book (or CD or DVD or magazine).
  • Attend a library program.
  • Make a donation. The library accepts good quality books, DVDs, and CDs that are reviewed to either be added to the collection or go to the Friends for the book sale. (The library also accepts monetary donations.)
  • Become a member of the Friends of the Library.
  • Volunteer your time.
  • Like us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter.
  • Tell a friend about the library and its programs.
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Autism Resource Fair

Join us for this free event on Saturday, March 18th, 9:15 a.m.-2:00 p.m. in the Community Room to find out more about parenting a child with autism. Three 60-minute moderated panels will present information and resources relevant to parents. Various vendors and resources will be available throughout the event. Autism 101: Services & Therapy An introduction to autism, including diagnosis information and helpful ... Read More »

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March Book Madness

We’ve selected 16 of our favorite books across four major genres and pitted them against one another in a March Madness-inspired tournament. Eight books will battle in each category: Fiction & Literature Mystery & Suspense Sci-Fi & Fantasy Young Adult Only one book can win!   How to Participate: ·  Complete a bracket (which you can pick up one at the library or print a ... Read More »

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March is National Quilting Month

In honor of National Quilting Month, the library is displaying an assortment of beautiful quilts. We're highlighting quilts made from bits and pieces of fabric.  Be inspired to make quilts from your stash! Whether it be strips, fat quarters, jelly rolls, or just plain scraps, there are a multitude of ideas and patterns for beautiful quilts. We have books on display near the 2nd floor fireplace to help inspire ... Read More »

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Take a Walk in Someone Else’s Shoes

Part of being a teen is developing empathy towards others, and one way to do that is to read books! Not just any books though, books where the main character is someone different from you. Someone who is face blind, like in Holding Up the Universe by Jennifer Niven, or someone who is from a different country, like in The Milk of Birds by Sylvia Whitman. In the teen area we have a new diversity book list with lots ... Read More »

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