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Let’s Have a Conversation

Work in a public library offers fascinating insight into a community. People of different ages, gender, ethnicity, economic status and education enter our door all day long with diverse interests and needs. It is a fundamental principle of library service

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“Hopping” at the Library

Whenever I see friends, I am invariably asked, “What’s going on at the library?” Not long ago, I was asked the question by a friend, and I responded that the library was really “hopping.” Thereupon my friend burst out laughing.

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Tracing Your Family Tree

Irrespective of the fact that I work surrounded by shelves of books full of wonderful stories, I think that the best loved stories are not from books, but those from our own families: the stories one heard from grandmothers and

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What’s in your wallet?

There is a popular advertising campaign that ends each of its commercials with the question, “What’s in your wallet?” If you were to answer the question, what would you say – a credit card, debit card, health insurance card, gym card,

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Summer Reads!

Summer is here at last You can now take things a little easier, slow down, relax, slip into those comfy flip-flops and enjoy all that summer has to offer, whether it’s lounging by the pool, dozing in the hammock or

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Read This Summer!

Summer is just around the corner, and at the library, we couldn’t be happier. Summer is a special time for us, a time when the sounds of children’s laughter and eager, excited voices fill the library. Children love to read;

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Summer Vacation Guides

Summer is just around the corner, and we all look forward to warm sunny days and that promise of respite from routine – the summer vacation. For most of us, summer vacation means travel of some sort. It could be

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