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  • Summer Cinema: Shaun the Sheep (2015 Lions Gate Films, Inc., Rated PG) (Families) Tuesday, June 7 6:00pm-7:30pm Cardinal Room In this delightful family film, a sheep takes the day off to have some fun and gets more than he anticipated when a mix up with a farmer, a caravan and a steep hill leads to ...

    By Staci T.

  • Get ready for our sports-themed Summer Reading Program with one of these books. And don't forget to sign up for Summer Reading starting June 1! Click on an image to view availability or place a hold. Booked by Kwame Alexander In this follow-up to the Newbery-winning novel The Crossover, soccer, ...

    By Liz O.

  • Nursery Rhyme Olympics (6-12 years) Monday, June 6 2:30pm-3:30pm Cardinal Room Participate in some fun nursery-rhyme-related races and relays. Examples are the Mother Goose Waddle Race and the Simple Simon Pie Plate Balancing activity. A snack will be provided.

    By Staci T.

  • Join us for free snacks and a different teen movie every Monday this summer from 5:30pm to 7:30pm. We're starting the summer with Avengers: Age of Ultron on June 6. When Tony Stark and Bruce Banner try to jump-start a dormant peacekeeping program called Ultron, things go horribly wrong and it's up to ...

    By Liz O.

  • APL's annual Summer Reading Program will kick off with a field day in the 12th Street parking lot of the Main Library on Saturday, June 4 from 2:00pm to 4:00pm. This all-ages event will feature outdoor games and races, a Cornhole tournament, and a sidewalk chalk drawing contest. A prize will be given to ...

    By Liz O

  • Here's a sampling of our new fiction arrivals. Click an image to view availability or place a hold. Britt-Marie Was Here by Fredrik Backman A LibraryReads Favorite for May 2016. Britt-Marie can’t stand mess. A disorganized cutlery drawer ranks high on her list of unforgivable sins. She begins ...

    By Cristella