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  • Inspirational Books

    Apr 2016 18

    Indiana author Philip Gulley will join us this Thursday, April 21 at 6:30pm to discuss his latest book, A Lesson in Hope. If you're looking for more books like his, try these great reads. Click on an image to view availability or place a hold. A Lesson in Hope by Philip Gulley Sam Gardner has been ...

    By Liz O.

  • 3-D printers are all the rage today! Jeff Heiking from Purdue University (Anderson campus) will demonstrate how a 3-D printer works at an open house-style event Wednesday, April 20. All ages are welcome. Bring the whole family and drop in any time 6:00-7:30pm!

    By Liz O.

  • Join us on Thursday, April 21 for "A Lesson in Hope" with author Philip Gulley. Gulley is a Quaker pastor and writer and speaker from Danville, Indiana. An eclectic writer, Gulley has published 20 books, including the acclaimed Harmony series chronicling life in the eccentric Quaker community of ...

    By Liz O.

  • Is DNA all Greek to you? Join us Wednesday, April 20 at 6:00pm for a workshop on using DNA for genealogy research, presented by Genealogy Librarian Sara Allen of the Allen County Public Library. Allen will discuss the three major tests for genealogists -- Y-DNA, mtDNA, and autosomal -- and how they can ...

    By Liz O.

  • Celebrate National Library Week (April 10-16, 2016) with one of these books about real and fictional libraries and librarians. Click on an image to view availability or place a hold. The Bad-Ass Librarians of Timbuktu: And Their Race to Save the World's Most Precious Manuscripts by Joshua Hammer To ...

    By Liz O.

  • Here's a sampling of our new fiction arrivals. Click an image to view availability or place a hold. Concussion (Rated PG-13) Filmmaker Peter Landesman (Parkland) wrote and directed this sports-themed drama based on Jeanne Marie Laskas' GQ article "Game Brain," about the potentially horrific cost of ...

    By Cristella