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  • Bogged down with ECAs and finals? Grab a snack and unwind at the library on Wednesday, May 11, 5-7pm. Chat and color with friends, or make your very own ninja stress ball to help defeat your testing woes. Note: attendance does not guarantee ninjas will slay your homework. If you figure out how to get ...

    By Liz O.

  • Are you interested in history? Would you like to learn more about the Holocaust? Join us for "Journey to Auschwitz," a presentation by retired school teacher Charles Moman,on Thursday, May 12 at 6:00pm in the Cardinal Room. Mr. Moman will provide a short introduction to the Holocaust and the ...

    By Liz O.

  • Celebrate Mother's Day with books featuring awesome moms! Click on an image to view availability or place a hold. Greenglass House by Kate Milford It’s wintertime at Greenglass House. The creaky smuggler’s inn is always quiet during this season, and twelve-year-old Milo, the ...

    By Liz O.

  • Every bride is special, but when Elizabeth Amanda Sheets married, her situation was unique. The 17-year-old bride had eloped with her secret beau, James Henry Chandler, from their homes near Mount Sidney, Virginia and travelled to Harper’s Ferry where they planned to be wed. However, once there ...

    By Elaine

  • Preschool Promenade

    Apr 2016 28

    Preschool Promenade (4-5years) Thursday, April 28 10:30am-11:30am Cardinal Room This absorbing story time is sure to stir your preschooler’s imagination by linking stories with creative dramatic play and art experiences. We include lots of sound and word play through rhymes and songs. This is a ...

    By Staci T.

  • Music and Sound (6-12 years) Thursday, April 28 5:30pm-6:30pm Cardinal Room Learn about the science of sound and vibrations. Create a straw whistle, a “sound sandwich,” and a bell bracelet. We will also use some PVC pipes to play at least two songs. Registration is required by calling ...

    By Staci T.