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  • If you like Marvel, Harry Potter, or the Hunger Games; if you loved Comic Con or Gen Con; or if you consider yourself a member of any fandom... prepare for further geeking! We're excited to announce Hero Con, a FREE all-ages convention to kick off our hero-themed Summer Reading Program on Saturday, May ...

    By Liz O.

  • It's National Library Week! Celebrate with daily activities in the Children's Department, magnetic poetry in the reading area, our book spine poetry contest, and these great books! Click on an image to view availability or to place a hold. The World's Strongest Librarian: A Memoir of Tourette's, ...

    By Liz O.

  • APL now provides all cardholders free access to Rosetta Stone's language learning Level 1 courses. Choose from 30 languages, including Spanish, English as a second language, French, Japanese, and more. Award-winning Rosetta Stone uses an interactive, Dynamic Immersion approach to teaching languages that ...

    By Danielle A.

  • Here's a sampling of our new fiction arrivals. Click an image to view availability or place a hold. At the Water's Edge by Sara Gruen After disgracing themselves at a high society New Year’s Eve party in Philadelphia in 1944, Madeline Hyde and her husband, Ellis, are cut off financially by ...

    By Cristella

  • Joseph Clark of the Financial Enhancement Group will present “Three Things to Consider Before You Retire” from 6:30pm to 7:30pm in the Cardinal Room. Clark, host of the “Consider This…” radio show and a Herald Bulletin columnist, will discuss life expectancy, inflation, ...

    By Liz O.

  • Every year, libraries across the country celebrate Money Smart Week by hosting programs and highlighting resources to help the members of their communities achieve financial success. This year, Money Smart Week runs from April 18 to April 25, and we have an exciting line-up of workshops and activities ...

    By Liz O.