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Staff Picks: The Red Car by Marcy Dermansky

Kathy picks… The Red Car by Marcy Dermansky Always on the lookout for something different, Kathy loved this brief, wildly entertaining novel.
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May 2017 RPL Book Group Title: The Storied Life of A. J. Fikry by Gabrielle Zevin

Discussion led by Karyn Storti (May 9, 2017) A. J. Fikry’s life is not at all what he expected it to be. He lives alone, his bookstore is experiencing the worst sales in its history, and now his prized possession, a rare collection of Poe poems, has been stolen. But when a mysterious package appears at the bookstore, its unexpected arrival gives Fi
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LiveWires Presents: An Exploration of Wealth Inequality with Author & Activist Chuck Collins

Tuesday, April 25 @ 7:00 – 8:30 pm RPL Community Room As the author of Born on Third Base: A One Percenter Makes the Case for Tackling Inequality, Bringing Wealth Home, and Committing to the Common Good  Chuck Collins explores solutions that will bridge the ever growing wealth gap for a stronger nation for all. PBS NewsHour just named Born on
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Teen Advisory Group

May TAG Meeting

Our Teen Advisory Group (TAG) meets once a month and is made up of teens in grades 6-12. Join TAG and share your opinions about what you’d like to see and do at the library!
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Adult Coloring Club

Monday, April 24 @ 7:00-8:00 pm Location: Innovation Studio Come with a friend or solo to relax and create. 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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Entrepreneur Bar Stool Pitches

Come be a part of this growing group of budding entrepreneurs! This series promises to welcome, engage, and nurture entrepreneurs through networking, presentations, and mentoring.
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Learn How to Write Great College Essays

Discover what admissions officers really look for in a great college essay at this Collegewise workshop! This workshop uncovers essay secrets, offers suggestions for finding and sharing your BEST stories, and divulges the 5 most over-used topics to avoid. Registration requested.
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Light Impressions – Green Art in the Studio

Transform a milk carton, mason jar, cereal box, and other discarded objects into a glowing tabletop sculpture or hanging artwork.
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April Book Buffet

Share a slice and book advice with other teen readers! Meet once a month for a pizza buffet and share your latest favorite reads!
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