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A Library Card for the Digital Age

Posted about 1 year ago by Heather H

Posted in eBooks and Audiobooks, Movies and Music and Research and Resources | 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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Ireland: A Wee Bit of Bliss

Posted about 1 year ago by Suzanne S

Posted in Cooking, Garden and Home, eBooks and Audiobooks, Fiction, Graphic Novels and Poetry, History and Politics, Movies and Music, Mysteries and Thrillers, New: Books and Movies, Outdoors, Sports and Travel and Romance | Tagged with Celtic Music, cookbooks, Dublin (Ireland) - Fiction, Folk Music - Ireland, Ireland, Ireland - Fiction, Ireland - Guidebooks, Irish Authors, Irish Cooking, Irish Songs, recipes, St. Patrick's Day, St. Patrick's Day Mysteries and streaming music

Celebrate Ireland with a pot of tea, a batch of scones and a taste of Celtic culture with a selection of Emerald Isle titles.​

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10 Influential Songs to Celebrate Black History Month

Posted about 1 year ago by Tim P

Posted in 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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June Is National Accordion Awareness Month!

Posted over 2 years ago by Amy H

Posted in Movies and Music | Tagged with accordion history, accordion music, musical instrument, polka, streaming music and zydeco

Hip AND Square: Accordions! From polka to zydeco to klezmer music, they’re an important (and incredibly fun) part of American culture and it’s time to appreciate them! June is National Accordion Awareness Month – so channel your inner Lawrence Welk and get those toes a tappin’.

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