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Psychological Suspense: The Devious Depths of the Human Mind

Posted about 17 days ago by April S

Posted in eBooks & eAudiobooks, Fiction, Literature, Poetry & Graphic Novels, Movies, Music, & Audiobooks, Mystery & Thrillers, New and Resources | Tagged with Crime Fiction, Databases, Gothic Fiction, Literary Fiction, Psychological Fiction, Psychological Suspense, Read-Alikes, Reader's Advisory and Suspense Fiction

Looking for a few edge of your seat, keep you guessing until the end great reads? Check out this blog post to explore an extensive selection of recent Psychological Suspense novels.

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Happy Father’s Day to Real-Life & Fictional Dads!

Posted about 1 month ago by Heather H

Posted in Children & Parenting, Fiction, Literature, Poetry & Graphic Novels, History, Politics, & Biography, Movies, Music, & Audiobooks and Science Fiction & Fantasy | Tagged with albus dumbledore, chinstrap penguins, dumbledore, father of the bride, fathers, fathers day, finding nemo, harry potter, pursuit of happiness, steve martin, tango makes three and will smith

Happy Father’s Day to all of the amazing dads in our world! Just as in real life, there are impeccable dads in fiction too. Here are my favorite father figures in books, tv, and movies.

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FREE Yoga - At the Library!

Posted about 1 month ago by Heather H

Posted in Children & Parenting, Education, Fitness, Nature, & Travel, Movies, Music, & Audiobooks, Programs, Self-help & Spirituality and Teen | Tagged with hoopla, yoga books, yoga classes, yoga kids, yoga teens and yoga videos

I love yoga because it’s good for your body and soul. Unfortunately, those who have practiced yoga in a studio know that it can get pretty expensive – so why not mark your calendar, and join us for FREE yoga programs this summer!

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Free Music Concerts - At the Library!

Posted about 1 month ago by Heather H

Posted in Movies, Music, & Audiobooks and Programs | Tagged with blues, Brown Bag, childrens music, country music, fu5ion, hip hop, jazz, jeff williams, liberty beach, michelle shelton, mojoflo, music concert, Rock Music, rodney parker, xplosivo and zac kruez

Walk away from the water cooler and grab your blanket or lawn chair, favorite co-workers, and a brown bag full of munchies for the Library's favorite lunchtime outdoor music series.

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Fabulously Frugal

Posted 2 months ago by April S

Posted in Business & Investing, Cooking, Home, & Garden, eBooks & eAudiobooks, Movies, Music, & Audiobooks, Resources and Self-help & Spirituality | Tagged with budgeting, Business & Economics, consumer education, frugal living, home economics, housekeeping, low budget cooking, money management, personal finance, Sustainable living -- Economic aspects and thriftiness

Frugality isn’t just for cheapskates anymore. Check out this blog post to explore a variety of resources designed to help you save money and live a fabulously frugal lifestyle.

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