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  • APL will host the Indiana Blood Center Bloodmobile for a community blood drive on Friday, December 5 from 10:00am to 12:00pm. The donation process takes less than an hour, and it is recommended that donors have a light snack before arriving. Most people are eligible to donate; there are very few causes ...

    By Liz O.

  • Looking for your next great read? We're showcasing our favorite new and upcoming titles at MUGS Coffee & Tea, 3627 Nichol Avenue, this Thursday, December 4 at 6:00pm. We'll talk about books from every genre, from mysteries to science fiction to biographies, so you're sure to find something you'll ...

    By Liz O.

  • If you need a break from the madness of Cyber Monday, check out one of these books about families and friendships. These stories remind us of the true meaning of the holiday season. Click on an image to view availability or to place a hold. Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet by Jamie Ford In ...

    By Liz O.

  • Join us Friday, December 12 and Saturday, December 13 from 12:00pm to 4:30pm for the Seventh Annual Local Authors Fair and Book Signing. Visit the third floor landing to chat with Indiana authors and discover new Hoosier voices. Authors participating in both days of the fair are Toni Cantrell, Kate ...

    By Liz O.

  • Here's a sampling of our new nonfiction arrivals. Click an image to view availability or place a hold. Downton Abbey: Rules for Household Staff by Carson The household staff of Downton Abbey carries out their duties with effortless dignity, finesse and pride. Yet how do they know how exactly to lay ...

    By Cristella

  • Join the iRead Book Club on Monday, December 8 at 6:00pm as we discuss John Green's The Fault in Our Stars. Despite the tumor-shrinking medical miracle that has bought her a few years, Hazel has never been anything but terminal, her final chapter inscribed upon diagnosis. But when a gorgeous plot twist ...

    By Liz O.