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  • Here's a sampling of our new nonfiction arrivals. Click an image to view availability or place a hold. City of Thorns: Nine Lives in the World's Largest Refugee Camp by Ben Rawlence Situated hundreds of miles from any other settlement, deep within the inhospitable desert of northern Kenya where ...

    By Cristella

  • Teen Movie Night

    Jan 2016 12

    Hey Teens! Join us for The Mortal Instruments:City of Bones Rating: PG-13. "When her mother disappears, Clary Fray learns that she descends from a line of warriors who protect our world from demons. She joins forces with others like her and heads into a dangerous alternate New York called ...

    By Leanne B.

  • Lin-Manuel Miranda won one of the 2015 MacArthur Genius Awards for Hamilton, a production that employs urban music and a diverse cast to tell the story of Alexander Hamilton, his involvement with the American Revolution and the early republic, and his rivalry with Aaron Burr. If, like this librarian, ...

    By Liz O.

  • We're looking for a few good volunteers! APL is currently seeking adults who are interested in assisting with Children’s, Teen, or Adult programs periodically throughout the year. Interested? Fill out the online application and when a volunteer opportunity arises, we'll contact you if we think it ...

    By Danielle A.

  • Here's a sampling of our new fiction arrivals. Click an image to view availability or place a hold. The Guest Room by Chris Bohjalian When Kristin Chapman agrees to let her husband, Richard, host his brother’s bachelor party, she expects a certain amount of debauchery. She brings their young ...

    By Cristella

  • Calling all teen gamers! Join us Wednesday 1/6/16 from 6:00-7:30 pm in the Cardinal Room for an evening of video and board games. Build your own world with Minecraft, race with Mario Kart, jump between worlds in Portal, or be a young Luke Skywalker and fix R2D2 in Star Wars Operation. Snacks ...

    By Leanne B.