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In Memory of Powers Boothe: 1948-2017

Starting out with bit parts in movies, Boothe soon also became a staple character actor on both film and television.  Recently, he made himself known to new audiences with roles in 2012’s The Avengers and the Sin City movies (2005, 2014). 24 (TV) The Avengers (also on Blu-ray) Blue Sky Deadwood (TV) The Emerald Forest […]

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OFFUTT AIR FORCE BASE, Neb. -- May is National Mental Health Month and according to the professionals of the 55th Medical Group people can ensure good mental health by reducing stress. Stress can be reduced by getting enough sleep, eating right, exercising and eliminating destructive habits. U.S. Air Force Graphic by Jeff W. Gates

13 Mental Health Resources to Bookmark Now

As a Teen Services librarian and avid television viewer, it’s been impossible to ignore the buzz about and criticism of the recent Netflix series 13 Reasons Why. If you are a teen (or parent of a teen), you may be over-saturated, too. Maybe you’ve read the book it’s based on by Jay Asher, watched the series, heard about […]

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Creative Studio VolunTeens Needed!

Calling all teens 13 and up who are interested in volunteering in the Creative Studio this summer! This is an exciting opportunity for you to explore your creative side by helping with 3D design, vinyl cutting, and laser cutting projects at the library. Provide hands-on assistance coding websites, troubleshooting iPads and much more.  Sign up online for […]

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2017 Teen Tournament of Books

The winner of the third annual Niles Teen Tournament of Books is I Will Always Write Back: How One Letter Changed Two Lives by Caitlin Alifirenka.  From Teen Read Week in October 2017 to Teen Literature Day during National Library Week in April 2017, each teen judge read and reviewed two books and then picked […]

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