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Walk. Listen. Win!

Posted over 2 years ago by Heather H

Posted in eBooks and Audiobooks and New Books and Movies | Tagged with ben kingsley, eAudiobooks, eMedia, lou diamond phillips, meryl streep, sandra oh, schindler's list, toledo metroparks and walking audiobook challenge

Love going on adventures, but also love curling up with a good book? Why not take the story with you by switching to an audiobook. We're partnering with the Toledo Metroparks on the Walking Audiobook Challenge.

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A Library Card for the Digital Age

Posted over 2 years ago by Library News

Posted in eBooks and Audiobooks, Library News and Movies and Music | Tagged with eAudiobook, eBooks, eMedia, library card, movies, music, streaming music and streaming video

Does your smartphone or tablet go wherever you go? Why not take your Library with you too! With our new eMedia card, you can borrow eBooks, eAudiobooks, music, movies & more - without having to visit us in person.

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Staying Fit in February and Beyond: Mixing Up Your Fitness Routine with Help from CHAARG!

Posted over 2 years ago by Kelly P

Posted in eBooks and Audiobooks, Movies and Music and Nature and Travel | Tagged with cardio, digital music, eMedia, events, fitness, streaming video, tai chi, workout, Yoga and zumba

Keeping your exercise routine interesting year-round can be challenging. Continue reading to explore creative fitness options.

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10 Influential Songs to Celebrate Black History Month

Posted over 2 years ago by Tim P

Posted in Culture and Diversity and Movies and Music | Tagged with Black History Month, blues, eMedia, Motown, music, Pop Music, Popular Music, R&B, Rap Music, revolution, Rhythm & Blues Music, Soul Music, soundtracks and streaming music

Music has always been about shared experience in life. Continue reading to explore a selection of influential songs spanning several decades.

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Alice and Mowgli Hit the Big Screen

Posted over 3 years ago by Heather H

Posted in eBooks and Audiobooks | Tagged with Comics, Disney, eMedia, hoopla, Lewis Carol and New Movies

From Alice to Mowgli to Snow White’s Evil Queen, this Spring the big screen will be filled with children’s book characters that are equally popular with adults. Get up-to-date on how they’re faring in their literary lives by checking them out in eBooks and comics on hoopla

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