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Paperback Book Day

By Heather Strafuss, Assistant Circulation Supervisor

Today we celebrate the paperback: the small and inexpensive…

National Park and Recreation Month

by Judi Nechols, Adult Services Librarian

Getting outdoors is good for us!When we go outdoors we get active, connect with nature, and even improve our mental health and stress levels. How often do you get outside, though? A recent surv…

Bedtime Books for Summer Nights

by Grace Benedick, Children’s Librarian

As a child, I loved the long summer days and the warm summer nights, but if there was one thing I really hated about summer, it was bedtime. I think we can all remember the childhood trial of try…

July is Family Reunion Month

by Alphild Dick, Adult Services Librarian

Every summer, usually at the beginning of July, my…

What’s Happening, Manhattan?

by Judi Nechols, Adult Services Librarian

The long, hot, dog days of summer are upon us. It’s tempting to just sit around, but there are too many things happening in and around town to relax! Some of the fun events coming up in Man…