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  • International Arts and Crafts FUN! (9-12 years) Saturday, November 14 2:00-3:00pm Cardinal Room Join us as we explore arts and crafts from around the world and across various cultures. This month’s theme is Native Americans. We will be creating Pine Dancer Dolls from the Ojibwa Tribe, Kiowa Cradle ...

    By Staci T.

  • Celebrate National Adoption Month with one of these stories featuring characters who are adopted. Click on an image to view availability or to place a hold. Greenglass House by Kate Milford It’s wintertime at Greenglass House. The creaky smuggler’s inn is always quiet during this ...

    By Liz O.

  • Digital Literacy Night: Virtual Field Trips (Parents and Caregivers) Monday, November 9 6:00-7:00pm Cardinal Room This month explore apps from museums that are geared towards kids and families on our iPads from our mobile iPad lab. Find out how you can take a virtual field trip! “This project ...

    By Staci T.

  • Here's a sampling of our new fiction arrivals. Click an image to view availability or place a hold. Avenue of Mysteries by John Irving In Avenue of Mysteries, Juan Diego—a fourteen-year-old boy, who was born and grew up in Mexico—has a thirteen-year-old sister. Her name is Lupe, and she ...

    By Cristella

  • Indiana Room staff will offer a free Using Newspapers in Genealogy Research class on Wednesday, November 11 at 6:00pm in the Delaware Room. Newspapers are one of the best sources for family history information but finding them can be a problem. We'll review what information can be found and how to find ...

    By Danielle A.

  • Whether you're participating in NaNoWriMo (National Novel Writing Month) or just want writing tips and inspiration, these resources will help you reach your writing goals. Craft: Janice Hardy's Fiction University. These are great introductory-level articles that cover all aspects of writing, with ...

    By Liz O.