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  • Celebrate Anderson’s rich heritage of manufacturing and pop culture history with Arcadia Publishing’s Images of America. Local author David Humphrey has put together a collection of twentieth-century pictures of Anderson which he will be signing and selling in the Indiana Room on Saturday, ...

    By Liz O.

  • New fiction includes David Mitchell's (Cloud Atlas) new novel and the latest from James Patterson.

    By Cristella

  • Join the iRead Book Club on Monday, September 8 as we discuss Marjane Satrapi's Persepolis. Wise, funny, and heartbreaking, Persepolis is Marjane Satrapi’s memoir of growing up in Iran during the Islamic Revolution. In powerful black-and-white comic strip images, Satrapi tells the story of her ...

    By Liz O.

  • Here's a glimpse of our upcoming computer classes. Classes are free, but class size is limited so register now! Thursday 9/4 3:00pm Computer Basics Tuesday 9/9 6:00pm Windows 7 Basics Wednesday 9/10 3:00pm Internet Basics Monday 9/15 6:00pm Microsoft PowerPoint Basics Wednesday 9/17 6:00pm ...

    By Danielle A.

  • The Beatles are coming to APL on Monday, August 25 at 6:00pm! Explore the music of The Beatles in this presentation spanning the full 1960's, beginning with the band's seminal visits to Hamburg, through the Beatlemania years, and concluding with Abbey Road. Hear music clips and excerpts from interviews ...

    By Liz O.

  • Here's a sampling of our new nonfiction arrivals. Click an image to view availability or place a hold. Anita: Speaking Truth to Power (Not Rated) This documentary from award-winning filmmaker Frieda Lee Mock examines the legacy of Anita Hill more than 20 years after her attempt to report Supreme ...

    By Cristella