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Her Fearless Run: Kathrine Switzer’s Historic Boston Marathon by Kim Caffee
Kathrine Switzer grew up in a time when people believed girls were too fragile and weak to participate in sports. So, whenever she would go run and sweat, people found it strange. Eventually, she gained attention of the running coach of a local school. He let her train with the men’s team. When she hears… Read more »
Teen Think Tank Meeting
Do you like telling librarians what to do? Are you a teen in grades 6-12? Join the Teen Think Tank! The next meeting is Wednesday, November 27 from 5:00-6:30 p.m. Check out the Teen Think Tank page for more information and to sign up.
The Night Diary by Veera Hiranandani
This book made me hungry for Indian food. One of the things Nisha loves to do is prepare food, which she does with Kazi, who is her family’s cook. Kazi also happens to be Muslim, while Nisha’s family is Hindu. Nisha never thought about this before, until suddenly India is being split into two countries–… Read more »
Teen Speed Volunteering!
Are you in Grades 6 through 12 and looking for volunteer hours? Why not give back to the community and earn volunteer hours at the same time? On Wednesday November 20 from 5:00-6:30 p.m. stop by Study Room 2A to help with community service projects for the Library and other organizations. Bring your friends, and… Read more »
Library Life Episode 218
Library Life October 2019 This episode of Library Life includes: A musical history lesson and concert on the Legends of Sun Records with guitarist and vocalist Randy Walker. An interview with Lutheran Home Marketing Director Linda Smith on planning for and trends in long-term care, why it’s important, costs of independent living, and other subjects… Read more »
When the Stars Come Out by Nicola Edwards
When the Stars Come Out by Nicola Edwards, and illustrated by Lucy Cartwright is a celebration of night time. This fact filled book is full of so much fascinating information. Ever wonder about the history and formation of the night sky? Looking for more information about habitats at night and the nocturnal animals that live… Read more »