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  • Retool your finances with Peg Murdock and Bill Herridge, volunteers from United Way of Madison County, at "Your Financial Tune-Up" in the Cardinal Room on Tuesday, April 21 from 6:30pm to 7:30pm. From bank accounts to budgets, this free program is a full-care package for your wallet. Keep your budget on ...

    By Liz O.

  • It's National Library Week! Celebrate with daily activities in the Children's Department, magnetic poetry in the reading area, our book spine poetry contest, and these great books! Click on an image to view availability or to place a hold. The World's Strongest Librarian: A Memoir of Tourette's, ...

    By Liz O.

  • Here's a sampling of our new fiction arrivals. Click an image to view availability or place a hold. At the Water's Edge by Sara Gruen After disgracing themselves at a high society New Year’s Eve party in Philadelphia in 1944, Madeline Hyde and her husband, Ellis, are cut off financially by ...

    By Cristella

  • Joseph Clark of the Financial Enhancement Group will present “Three Things to Consider Before You Retire” from 6:30pm to 7:30pm in the Cardinal Room. Clark, host of the “Consider This…” radio show and a Herald Bulletin columnist, will discuss life expectancy, inflation, ...

    By Liz O.

  • Every year, libraries across the country celebrate Money Smart Week by hosting programs and highlighting resources to help the members of their communities achieve financial success. This year, Money Smart Week runs from April 18 to April 25, and we have an exciting line-up of workshops and activities ...

    By Liz O.

  • 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.