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  • Here's a sampling of our new nonfiction arrivals. Click an image to view availability or place a hold. Banksy Does New York (Not Rated) On Oct. 1, 2013, the elusive British street artist known as Banksy launched a self-proclaimed month-long residency in New York City, posting one unique exhibit a ...

    By Cristella

  • Teen Game Night

    Sep 2015 01

    Calling all teen gamers! Join us Thursday September 3, 2015 from 6:00-7:30 pm for an evening of video and board games. Build your own world with Minecraft, jump between worlds in Portal, or be a young Luke Skywalker and fix R2D2 in Star Wars Operation. Grades 6-12. Snacks provided. See you there!

    By Leanne B.

  • On Saturday, December 12, APL will host authors at its eighth annual Local Authors Showcase on the third floor landing of the Main Library from 12:00pm to 4:30pm. Indiana writers will have an opportunity to connect with readers, showcase their work, and sell and sign books. More information about the ...

    By Liz O.

  • LEGO Rock Band

    Aug 2015 31

    LEGO Rock Band (9-12 years) Cardinal Room Saturday, September 5 3-4pm Ever dream of being a rock star? How about a LEGO rock star? Join us as we play LEGO Rock Band on Xbox 360 in an epic battle of the bands.

    By Staci T.

  • 5 great westerns

    Aug 2015 31

    If you've never read a western before, these books are a great place to start. Click on an image to view availability or to place a hold. Lonesome Dove by Larry McMurtry A love story, an adventure, and an epic of the frontier, Larry McMurtry’s Pulitzer Prize-winning classic, Lonesome Dove, ...

    By Liz O.

  • Here's a sampling of our new fiction arrivals. Click an image to view availability or place a hold. Aloha (Rated PG-13) A celebrated military contractor (Bradley Cooper) returns to the site of his greatest career triumphs – Honolulu, Hawaii – and reconnects with a long-ago love (Rachel ...

    By Cristella