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  • A Grave Interest

    Apr 2016 01

    Cemeteries are full of unique art and architecture whose meaning is often lost on the average visitor. Join us in the Delaware Room on Tuesday, May 3 at 5:30pm for a presentation on the symbols found in cemeteries, their historical and cultural influences, and ways they can help you with your genealogy ...

    By Bill

  • Here's a sampling of our new nonfiction arrivals. Click an image to view availability or place a hold. The Bob's Burgers Burger Book: Real Recipes for Joke Burgers by the Writers of Bob's Burgers The Bob’s Burgers Burger Book gives hungry fans their best chance to eat one of Bob ...

    By Cristella

  • Check out some of these books with strong heroines! Click on an image to view availability or place a hold. An Untamed State by Roxanne Gay Mireille Duval Jameson is living a fairy tale. The strong-willed youngest daughter of one of Haiti’s richest sons, she has an adoring husband, a ...

    By Liz O.

  • An article in the Anderson Daily Bulletin from March 6, 1952, mentioned that the Anderson Public Library would release more than 200 books on the following day. The article didn't specify how often the library added new books back then, but we can compare that count with the number of books and other ...

    By Vickie P.

  • 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 4/2 10:00am Computer Basics Tuesday 4/5 6:00pm Computer ...

    By Danielle A.

  • Here's a sampling of our new fiction arrivals. Click an image to view availability or place a hold. Brooklyn (Rated PG-13) Brooklyn tells the profoundly moving story of Eilis Lacey (Saoirse Ronan), a young Irish immigrant navigating her way through 1950s Brooklyn. Lured by the promise of America, ...

    By Cristella