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  • November is National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo), when writers of all ages and skill levels challenge themselves to write a novel in thirty days. If you're looking for inspiration, look no further than these books that started out as NaNoWriMo projects. And come write in at the library -- we'll have ...

    By Liz O.

  • APL is an official Come Write In location for National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo) participants. Stop by to work on your novel and pick up a list of websites and books that will help you with your project. We also have a few scheduled NaNoWriMo events, including write-ins on November 2 and November ...

    By Liz O.

  • Here's a sampling of our new nonfiction arrivals. Click an image to view availability or place a hold. Batkid Begins (Rated PG) Batkid Begins takes audiences back to November 15th, 2013 - the day San Francisco became Gotham City and an intense outpouring of spontaneous support reverberated around ...

    By Cristella

  • Attention Teens! Join us Thursday 10/29/15 6:00-7:30 pm in the Cardinal Room as we interact with Labrador Retrievers to learn about dog obedience, service dogs, and an opportunity to read to a dog! Grades 6-12.

    By Leanne B.

  • Join us to watch the best of the worst! Enjoy free popcorn and refreshments while you riff on some spectacularly bad films on our B-Movie Mondays. All films will begin at 6:00pm in the Cardinal Room on the third floor of the Main Library. November 2 - Masters of the Universe (1987) Dolph Lundgren ...

    By Danielle A.

  • November is National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo), when writers of all ages and skill levels challenge themselves to write a novel in thirty days. If you're participating in NaNoWriMo, or just want to improve your creative writing skills, check out some of these guides. And come write in at the ...

    By Liz O.