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  • Frances Slocum was kidnapped, by three Delaware Indians, on November 2, 1778; she was just five years old. Her family had moved from Rhode Island during the previous year, and had settled in the Wilkes-Barre area of Wyoming Valley, Pennsylvania. The Slocum family was Quaker, and their kind treatment ...

    By Vickie P.

  • Want to learn the basics of computer programming? Join us for a Minecraft Hour of Code™ on Wednesday, September 28 at 6:00pm! This introductory class is designed for those with little to no coding experience. Attendance is free, but space is limited, so please register online or by calling (765) ...

    By Liz O.

  • Here's a sampling of our new nonfiction arrivals. Click an image to view availability or place a hold. Between Breaths: A Memoir of Panic and Addiction by Elizabeth Vargas From the moment she uttered the brave and honest words, "I am an alcoholic," to interviewer George Stephanopoulos, Elizabeth ...

    By Cristella

  • Kids Code: Secret Code Monday, September 26 5:00-6:00pm Cardinal Room Learn the secrets of binary to read and write your name like a computer does!

    By Staci T.

  • Poets of Madison County is a collection of poems written by poets from Madison County, Indiana. Join us to celebrate the publication of this collection with readings and signings by the contributing poets on Sunday, September 25 from 1:00pm to 4:00pm in the Cardinal Room. The book will be available for ...

    By Liz O.

  • It's a Puzzle! (9-12 years) Friday, September 23 4:00pm-5:00pm Story Hour Room Tease your brain with a hour of puzzles and games designed to give you that “ah-ha” moment! Challenge the librarian for a chance to win a small prize! Snacks will be provided!

    By Staci T.