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Dwight D. Eisenhower: From World War to the Cold War

We concluded our Presidents of the 20th Century series with a focus on Dwight D. Eisenhower. Eisenhower was a complicated man — a West Point graduate and general who warned about the military-industrial complex; a man who valued duty but … Continue reading

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It’s electric! Making circuits with play-dough

Our STEAM club got a charge out of learning about electricity. (No more puns? OK, we’ll stop.) The kids made circuits out of play-dough, clay and LEDs, which stands for light-emitting diodes. While we usually use metals to conduct electricity, … Continue reading

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Sample sweets from all around the world

Teens can take their taste buds on a global tour during the International Candy Tasting program at 1:30 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 17, at our Main Branch. Sample and rate candy bars from Croatia, soda from Japan, and other snacks … Continue reading

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We love Halloween

At least, it wasn’t raining inside. Kids could trick or treat and enjoy story time yesterday at the library. And the costumes! Visit our Facebook page for more adorable! View this post on Instagram And the winner for best roar … Continue reading

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Breathe easy with aromatherapy at The HUB

Did you know there are medical benefits to stopping and smelling the roses? You can learn about aromatherapy and breathing techniques to help you keep your cool during a sweet program at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 14, at The HUB in … Continue reading

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