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  • Summer Games FUN (9-12 years) Thursday, August 11 5:30pm-6:30pm Cardinal Room Test your skills at pool noodle fencing, balloon tennis, and other summer sports. Registration is required by calling 641-2448.

    By Staci T.

  • Try out the library's new button maker on Wednesday, August 10 at 6pm! Come make thumbprint designs and turn them into buttons to decorate your favorite bag, hat, or jacket. Teen programs are for those in grades 6-12 only, please.

    By Liz O.

  • The Main Library is a Pokéstop…hang out with us on August 9 from 5:30pm to 7:30pm and try to catch 'em all! We'll have lures active throughout the party, and we’ll also have Pokémon-themed crafts and coloring pages in the reading area on the first floor of the Main Library. ...

    By Liz O.

  • Have you taken a DNA test for genealogical purposes, but find that you are having trouble making sense of the results? If you are interested in learning the basics of how to interpret and understand your results (so that you can move forward with your research), then please join us on Wednesday, ...

    By Vickie P.

  • Here's a sampling of our new fiction arrivals. Click an image to view availability or place a hold. Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice (Rated PG-13) Batman (Ben Affleck) and Superman (Henry Cavill) clash over differing philosophies about what kind of heroism is needed to protect the world, while ...

    By Cristella

  • Little Jimmy Farren

    Jul 2016 28

    The picture of a smiling toddler looks out from the page of a newspaper published in 1928.  His name was James Richard Farren, His parents grew up in Anderson, and he had just won a contract to act in the "Our Gang" comedies.

    Whatever happened to him?

    By Elaine