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Check Out With Your Smartphone!

Do you have trouble keeping track of your library card? Put the power of your library card on your smartphone using any barcode app that allows you to scan and save store cards, loyalty cards, etc.
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Adult Coloring Club

Monday, January 30   7:00-8:00 pm Studies show that coloring can have a calming effect on the mind and promote overall wellness. We provide coloring pages designed especially for adults as well as colored pencils and crayons. Join us in the Studio on the Library’s first floor and reconnect with your inner child.
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Meet the Author: Jim McCoy

Monday, February 13, 2017 @ 7:00 p.m. Want love but hate dating?  Join us as award-winning life coach and author Jim McCoy discusses his book, The Last Place You Look; A Contrarian’s Guide to Dating and Finding Love. Using real-life experiences, Jim shows you how to find love through authentic connection. Books will be available for purchase
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February 2017 RPL Book Group Title: One Thousand White Women by Jim Fergus

Discussion led by Sheila Young (February 14, 2017) One Thousand White Women is historical fiction with a unique twist and begins with May Dodd’s journey west, into the unknown. Yet the unknown is a far better fate than the life she left behind: committed to an insane asylum by her blueblood family for the crime of loving a man beneath her sta
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Save the Date for these February Vacation Week Events

February break may seem far away, but it'll be here before you know it. We have some fun events planned for children and families, so save these dates!
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Totally 80’s Trivia

Flashback to the 80's in this joint event with Reading & Wilmington Public Libraries! Celebrate this totally radical decade with trivia, snacks & fun! Click to read more!
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Read with a Buddy Through Book Mates!

We're excited to announce our spring Book Mates program! If you've got a 1st through 4th grader, you don't want to miss this special opportunity. Book Mates is a reading buddy program partnering children with teen volunteers. This 5-week program is starting up soon!
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Stop in & Sew @ the Innovation Studio

No sewing machine at home? No problem! Stop in to use ours, and local sewing maven Mary Ellen Downey will be on hand to help.
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What’s New on the Shelf: Adult Fiction

Check out what's new in adult literary fiction. Contact the library if you'd like to request any of these great titles.
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