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Author Visit – Juliette Fay – City of Flickering Light

This author has been called "one of the best authors of women’s fiction" and she will be here for a special afternoon presentation on May 7!
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Forget Netflix and Stream With Us!

Forget Netflix, Amazon & Hulu! Reading Public Library is the place to stream entertainment. Did you know we offer 2 services to stream movies for FREE? Yep, Hoopla & Kanopy. And you can catch tv shows plus music, ebooks, eaudiobooks and even digital graphic novels. Click to learn how to get started!
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Library Closing: Easter

The Library will be closed Sunday, April 21 in observance of Easter. Our normal hours resume on Monday, April 22, 2019. Be sure to have your library card and PIN handy to take advantage of our many online and digital services.
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Teennovation: Digital Architectural Design

Thursday, April 25 @ 6-8pm. Dream of a sick pad with space for a huge TV, gaming room, or pool? The sky is the limit in this workshop. Design your dream home using software that lets you create floor plans, model rooms and tour them in 3D all while learning architectural concepts & best design practices! Grades 6-8 only. Registration required; spac
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Navigating the Student Loan Labyrinth

This Thursday, April 11 @ 7:00pm. Don't miss this great seminar! Student loans are now one of the leading causes of U.S. consumer debt. If you are looking for a better way to save money, avoid life delays and get out of debt, then come learn about ways to pay off student loans that are tailored to your needs and budget. Open to new college grads, p
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Don’t miss out on new movies, bestsellers, music, and more!

Subscribe to our new Wowbrary service to get weekly emails about the Reading Public Library's Newest Books, Movies & Music!
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New Slacker Title: Best Day Ever by Kaira Rouda

In a psychological just know if someone says it's going to be the best day's definitely not. Check out the new Slacker!
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May 2019 Pints+Pages: The Lying Game by Ruth Ware

Thursday, May 2 @ 7pm. Meet up at Panera in Wilmington for Pints+Pages! Enjoy an evening out discussing the bestseller The Lying Game by Ruth Ware. Books are available in the holds area near the Borrower Services desk. Grab your copy now!
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