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  • APL’s annual Summer Reading Program will run June 1 through July 30 this year. Community members of all ages may sign up at the Children’s or Information Services desk at the Main Library or at the Lapel Branch Library beginning June 1 and receive a personal playbook with reading- and ...

    By Liz O.

  • Ever wish you could watch the Quidditch World Cup, or hang out in the OASIS of Ernest Cline's Ready Player One? You may find a new favorite book on this list! Click on an image to view availability or place a hold. Court of Fives by Kate Elliot In this imaginative escape into enthralling new ...

    By Liz O.

  • Are you thinking about joining the military after high school? Sergeant First Class Cymande Mason will discuss the process of joining the Army and how the Army can help you along your college or career path at an open forum on Wednesday, May 25 from 6:00pm to 7:00pm in the Delaware Room. She and other ...

    By Liz O.

  • Teens, learn the ins and outs of finding and applying for jobs online from WorkOne's job search expert JoEllen DuMontelle on Wednesday, May 24 at 6:00pm. We'll cover how to search for a job, how to fill out applications, and how to make your resume stand out. Whether you're looking to launch your ...

    By Liz O.

  • Teens entering grades 6-12 are invited to a workshop on how to recognize and prevent bullying on Saturday, June 25 from 1:00pm to 3:00pm presented by speakers from Alternatives, Inc. and S&G Consulting. Following the presentation, retired police officer Lieutenant Guthrie will teach basic ...

    By Liz O.

  • May is Get Caught Reading Month! Check out one of these mysterious reads for a fun (and in some cases spooky) adventure. Click on an image to view availability or place a hold. A Study in Charlotte by Brittany Cavallaro The first book in a witty, suspenseful new trilogy about a brilliant new ...

    By Liz O.