Library Closed July 4th

All Library locations will be closed on: Friday, July 4, 2014.

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Fathers and Dads

Father’s Day is June 15, 2014. It is a day of celebration honoring fathers and celebrating fatherhood, paternal bonds, and the influence of fathers in society. Remember it is an occasion to mark and celebrate the contribution your own father has made to your life. Fathers: A  Celebration  Hollywood Dads  Fathers: A  Collection of Poems Chicken Soup […]

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Library Closed

  All Library locations will be closed on: Monday, May 26, 2014 - Memorial Day.

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Mother’s are the Heart of Our Homes

May 11, 2014 is the 100th anniversary of Mother’s Day. Plan to celebrate with your mother, grandmother of other special lady in your life.  If you select a special gift or share a meal remember the most important thing is to spend some time together. Mom & Me & Mom by Maya Angelou The Power […]

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Celebrate Everything Irish on St. Patrick’s Day

The three most famous symbols of Ireland are the green shamrock, the harp and the Celtic cross. Learn about the symbols and other things Irish as you explore these titles. Rick Steves’ Ireland 2014 The Wily O’Reilly: Irish Country Stories    The Celtic Cross: an Illustrated History and Celebration Harps and Harpists St. Patrick of Ireland […]

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Library Closed on Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

All Library locations will be closed on Monday, January 20, 2014 Martin Luther King, Jr. Day  

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Christmas Plays

Enjoy this sampling of Christmas plays available in our collection: A Civil War Christmas : an American Musical Celebration by Paula Vogel is set on a chilly Christmas Eve during the latter days of the Civil War. This new pageant play weaves a tapestry of both fictional and historical characters together with holiday music, marches, hymns […]

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A Christmas Carol Revisited

Charles Dickens inspired these two holiday mysteries. Christmas Carol Murder by Leslie Meier. It’s Christmas in Tinker’s Cove, Maine, and Lucy Stone is excited about her acting debut in the town’s production of A Christmas Carol. But a real life Scrooge has everyone feeling frosty, and with a murderer on the loose, Lucy will have […]

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Christmas Romances

It’s not too soon to feed your holiday romance fix with these new stories. Upon a Winter’s Night by Karen Harper. Though she is deeply loved by her parents, the fact that Lydia Brand is adopted has always made her different from her close-knit Amish community. But as Christmas approaches and she begins to search […]

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Happy Haunting

With Halloween nearly upon us, our thoughts often turn to ghosts and the paranormal. The library has lots of books filled with hauntings and ghostly tales. Here is a small sampling: The Face in the Window: Haunting Ohio Tales Ghosts : Recent  Hauntings The Big Book of Ghost Stories You Came Back Haunted Cuyahoga Spirits […]

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