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  • We’re celebrating National Library Week and National Poetry Month with a book spine poetry contest! To enter: 1.Choose your books 2. Line them up 3. Take a picture 4. Tweet that picture to us (@andersonlibrary), share it with us on Facebook, or email it to us at aplpoetry@gmail.com between ...

    By Liz O.

  • In honor of National Poetry Month, here are five classic books of poems and stories in verse. Click on an image to view availability or to place a hold. Where the Sidewalk Ends by Shel Silverstein If you are a dreamer, come in, If you are a dreamer, A wisher, a liar, A hope-er, a pray-er, A magic ...

    By Liz O.

  • Here's a sampling of our new nonfiction arrivals. Click an image to view availability or place a hold. Beneath the Surface: Killer Whales, Seaworld, and the Truth Beyond Blackfish by John Hargrove Over the course of two decades, John Hargrove worked with 20 different whales on two continents and at ...

    By Cristella

  • 5 novels in verse

    Mar 2015 30

    In honor of National Poetry Month starting Wednesday, here are five powerful novels written in verse. Click on an image to view availability or to place a hold. The Crossover by Kwame Alexander "With a bolt of lightning on my kicks ... The court is SIZZLING. My sweat is DRIZZLING. Stop all that ...

    By Liz O.

  • Do you work for a nonprofit organization that's looking for new funding partners? APL is offering free one-on-one grantseeking consultations throughout the month of April. Let us know your organization's funding needs on this short application, and a librarian will schedule an appointment to show you ...

    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. Thursday 4/2 6:00pm Computer Basics Monday 4/6 6:00pm Windows 7 ...

    By Danielle A.