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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.

  • 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.

  • The summer is flying by! You have until July 25 -- one week from today -- to log your summer reading hours and complete the supplemental Literary Elements program. The more you read or listen to audiobooks, the more chances you'll have to win our last weekly drawings and our grand prize!

    By Liz O.

  • On Friday, August 8 from noon to 1:00pm at the Main Library in the Chief Anderson Room, attorneys with District 6 Access to Justice will be available to answer questions regarding civil issues and matters. The free, brief counseling sessions will last approximately 10 minutes. If there are questions the ...

    By Danielle A.

  • A story can have the richest setting and most interesting characters ever created, but without a plot, it isn't much of a story. If you're looking for tips on outlining and story arcs, stop by the Writing Elements meeting this Thursday, June 12 at 6:30pm for writing prompts, exercises, and discussions ...

    By Liz O.

  • A rich setting can be like another character in a great book. If you're looking for tips to create your own vibrant settings, stop by the Writing Elements meeting this Thursday, June 5 at 6:30pm for writing prompts, exercises, and discussions about setting. Writing Elements is a series of programs that ...

    By Liz O.