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  • Want to help plan teen events, be a library ambassador, and earn volunteer hours? Join the Teen Advisory Board and help us shape the teen scene at APL! Our first meeting will be Saturday, July 30 at 2:00pm in the Carnegie Room. Attending the first meeting does not mean you're required to join the Board; ...

    By Liz O.

  • Here's a glimpse of our upcoming computer classes. Classes are free, and seats are available on a first-come, first-served basis. For more information, visit our event calendar or call Information Services at 765-641-2456. Tuesday 7/5 6:00pm Computer Basics Tuesday 7/12 6:00pm Windows 7 ...

    By Danielle A.

  • Stop in and learn some classic summer camp games, including Jacks, Spit, Mafia, and Most Likely on Wednesday, July 6 at 6pm in the Cardinal Room. Get in the camp spirit with some bug juice and s'mores while you play. Bring a friend, and you both get a free book! Grades 6-12 only, please.

    By Liz O.

  • 100 years ago motorcycling was becoming popular in America in terms of transportation, racing, and recreation. This growth was part and parcel with the growth of the automobile and transportation industries and it included Anderson, Indiana. This article features a 1916 photograph of the Benz brothers, ...

    By Bill

  • Summer Cinema: McFarland USA (2015 Walt Disney Pictures, Rated PG) (Families) Tuesday, July 5 5:30pm-7:30pm Cardinal Room Jim White (Costner) finds his days as a football coach numbered when an incident with a player leads to his dismissal. Desperate for work, he moves his wife (Maria Bello) and ...

    By Staci T.

  • Gr8books quizzes

    Jun 2016 27

    Gr8books members! We now have four quizzes available online and at the children's desk. Pass three and earn an extra end-of-summer prize!  

    By Sarah L.