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Books to Read During Black History Month and Beyond

Posted about 20 days ago by April S

Posted in Children and Parenting, Culture and Diversity, eBooks and Audiobooks, Fiction, Graphic Novels and Poetry, History and Politics, Library News, Movies and Music, New: Books and Movies, Nonfiction and Teen and Pre-Teens | Tagged with african american authors, African American History, African-Americans Fiction, artists, Black History Month, Historical Fiction, juvenile fiction, photography, picture books, picture books for children, programs, Read-In and reading recommendations

Notable books to read during Black History Month and beyond. This blog post includes fiction and nonfiction selections for adults, teens and children.

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Knitting a Few Good Yarns: Themed Cozy Mysteries

Posted about 1 month ago by April S

Posted in Fiction, Graphic Novels and Poetry, Mysteries and Thrillers and New: Books and Movies | Tagged with cozy mystery, crochet, events, knit, knitters, knitting, mystery stories, needlework and programs

Curl up with one of these great themed cozy mysteries. People who love to crochet, embroider, knit, sew or weave will love the variety of selections in this post.

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On Your Mark, Get Set… Read!

Posted over 3 years ago by Angela B

Posted in Arts, Crafts and Hobbies, Children and Parenting, Education, Fiction, Graphic Novels and Poetry, Outdoors, Sports and Travel and Teen and Pre-Teens | Tagged with health, programs, read, sports, SRC, Summer Reading Challenge and wellness

Sports, Health, and Wellness - who can't get behind these ideas? Our theme for 2016's Summer Reading Challenge On Your Mark, Get Set…Read! is energizing for all participants! No matter your age, reading improves your wellness (and getting great prizes can't hurt either). Continue reading to learn more.

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