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Looking for Required Summer Reading?

Even though it’s summer, we realize that you’re often required to read books for school.  That’s why we’ve put together lists of the area schools’ summer reading requirements (with some help from our great volunteers Jan and Tim – thanks guys!). Wondering what to read and whether it’s available at the library?  Take a look […]

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You Are Here: Summer Reading 2011

The sun has finally come out, school is almost done with for the year, and Summer Reading is almost upon us. Our Summer Reading program kicks off June 6.  Sign up, read 4 books and you could win an iPod Touch and other prizes (like free food, free books, movies and maybe even a cool […]

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14th Annual Poetry Contest Winners

Congratulations to our winning poets!  The winning poems will be displayed on the 3rd floor throughout the month.  They are also published in free booklet. 1st Place: “This Place” by Surdeep Chauhan 2nd Place: “Lonely Girl” by Grace Park 3rd Place: “If my Words were Golden” by Michael Welch Pick up a copy of our […]

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It Gets Better…

In September 2010, wanting to help LGBT teens who can’t picture happy adult lives for themselves, syndicated columnist Dan Savage and his partner Terry created a YouTube video. Within a few months, the It Gets Better Project had inspired over 10,000 people to share their own videos, which have been viewed over 35 million times. […]

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