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  • A monthly gaming group for adults only! Held monthly on the second Monday of the month in the Cardinal Room on the third floor from 5:00pm to 7:45pm. Light snacks and refreshments are provided and you are welcome to bring in your own snacks/dinner (we realize that this program is during dinner ...

    By Danielle A.

  • Here's a sampling of our new nonfiction arrivals. Click an image to view availability or place a hold. Atlas Obscura: An Explorer's Guide to the World's Hidden Wonders by Joshua Foer, Dylan Thuras, & Ella Morton It's time to get off the beaten path. Inspiring equal parts wonder and wanderlust, ...

    By Cristella

  • 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. Saturday 10/1 10:00am Computer Basics Monday 10/3 2:00pm Computer ...

    By Danielle A.

  • Join us on Monday evening, October 3, to hear Sarah Pfundstein, Genealogy Librarian from the Indiana State Library present a free program on the basic methodologies for Native American Genealogy Research.

    By Vickie P.

  • Here's a sampling of our new fiction arrivals. Click an image to view availability or place a hold. Commonwealth by Ann Patchett A LibraryReads pick for September 2016. The acclaimed, bestselling author—winner of the PEN/Faulkner Award and the Orange Prize—tells the enthralling story of ...

    By Cristella

  • Frances Slocum was kidnapped, by three Delaware Indians, on November 2, 1778; she was just five years old. Her family had moved from Rhode Island during the previous year, and had settled in the Wilkes-Barre area of Wyoming Valley, Pennsylvania. The Slocum family was Quaker, and their kind treatment ...

    By Vickie P.