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  • Beatles expert and Indiana native Aaron Krerowicz will return to APL on Monday, August 24 at 6:00pm to present From the Shadow of JFK: The Rise of Beatlemania in America. This multimedia presentation examines the Fab Four’s first visit to the U.S. in February 1964, exploring the effect that John ...

    By Liz O.

  • This year is Anderson's 150th birthday, and the City of Anderson has an exciting schedule of events to celebrate August 22-28! Be sure to stop by these activities, and if you want to learn more about Anderson's history, our librarians recommend these books. Click on the title to view availability. ...

    By Liz O.

  • Here's a sampling of our new nonfiction arrivals. Click an image to view availability or place a hold. The Homefront (Not Rated) More than two million men and women serve in America s all-volunteer military force, and another three million are their husbands, wives, sons, and daughters. With ...

    By Cristella

  • Teen Movie Night

    Aug 2015 11

    Attention Teens! Join us for " The Amazing Spider-man", Rating: PG-13. Thursday August 13, 2015 at 5:30-7:30 pm in the Cardinal Room. "After Peter Parker is bitten by a genetically altered spider, he gains new found, spider-like powers and ventures out to solve the mystery of his parent's mysterious ...

    By Leanne B.

  • August is Read a Romance Month! Celebrate with one of these books by new authors and long-time favorites. Click on an image to view availability or to place a hold. The Coincidence of Coconut Cake by Amy Reichert You’ve Got Mail meets How to Eat a Cupcake in this delightful novel about a ...

    By Liz O.

  • Here's a sampling of our new fiction arrivals. Click an image to view availability or place a hold. Alert: A Michael Bennett Novel by James Patterson and Michael Ledwidge New Yorkers aren't easily intimidated, but someone is doing their best to scare them, badly: why? After two inexplicable ...

    By Cristella