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  • APL will host the Indiana Blood Center Bloodmobile for a community blood drive on Friday, October 16 from 12:00 to 3:00pm in the 12th Street parking lot. The donation process takes less than an hour, and it is recommended that donors have a light snack before arriving. Most people are eligible to ...

    By Danielle A.

  • Halloween is just around the corner, and a spine-tingling read is a great way to set the mood. We all know Stephen King is a master of horror, but if you've read all his books (or don't think you can stomach them), try one of these alternatives. Here are some recommendations for lovers of every genre. ...

    By Liz O.

  • FANdom Fun: Goosebumps Monster Mash (6-8 years) Cardinal Room Tuesday October 13 6:00-7:00pm Goosebumps fans, come join us for some ghoulish fun at the library. Wear your favorite Halloween costume or come as you are! You’ll also have a chance to share your favorite Goosebumps story, take part in ...

    By Staci T.

  • Basic Drawing

    Oct 2015 06

    Basic Drawing (6-12 years) Cardinal Room Monday October 12 6:00-7:00pm Come and learn some basic drawing techniques and then practice what you have learned. Registration is required. Register at the Children’s Desk or call 641-2448.

    By Staci T.

  • Teen Movie Night

    Oct 2015 06

    Attention Teens! Join us this Thursday 10/8 @ 5:30pm-7:30pm in the Cardinal Room for Teen Movie Night showing Big Hero 6. Rating: PG. "The special bond that develops between plus-sized inflatable robot Baymax, and prodigy Hiro Hamada, who team up with a group of friends to form a band of high-tech ...

    By Leanne B.

  • Gr8Books ReadingPros (9-12 years) Cardinal Room Wednesday October 7 4:30-5:30pm Join the Gr8Books revolution to read and explore 8 books in 8 months! During club meetings, we will delve into the month’s book through discussion and really amazing activities. The best part? You get to keep the ...

    By Staci T.