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  • APL has plenty of books to help you plan your family's holiday celebrations. These are just a few of our books with recipes and tips for forming your own traditions for Thanksgiving. Click on an image to view availability or to place a hold. How to Cook a Turkey: And All the Other Trimmings by Fine ...

    By Liz O.

  • Here's a sampling of our new nonfiction arrivals. Click an image to view availability or place a hold. The English and Their History by Robert Tombs The English have come a long way from those first precarious days of invasion and conquest, with many spectacular changes of fortune. Their political, ...

    By Cristella

  • Writers in grades six through twelve are invited to participate in a writing workshop taught by APL librarian and YA writer Liz Osisek on Thursday, November 19 at 6:00pm. Liz will share writers' secrets, talk about the building blocks of stories, and prove that only you can tell your story. Writers of ...

    By Liz O.

  • Connect with other business leaders and learn about social media trends at this month's Anderson Digital Media Circle meeting. The group will meet from 8:00am to 10:00am on Thursday, November 19 in the Miami Room. Attendance is free, but please register in advance. This month's topic is Content ...

    By Liz O.

  • Digital Storytime: Book with no pictures (5-7 years) Saturday, November 14 12:30pm-1:45pm Story Hour Room Join us for a traditional storytime featuring the book, The Book with No Pictures by BJ Novak with iPads added into the mix. Children will learn about apps that focus on creating stories and add ...

    By Staci T.

  • Teen Movie Night

    Nov 2015 11

    Attention Teens! Join us Thursday November 12 from 5:30-7:30 pm in the Cardinal Room for the movie DIVERGENT (2014, PG-13, 139 minutes) "In a world divided by factions based on virtues, Tris learns she's Divergent and won't fit in. When she discovers a plot to destroy Divergents, Tris and the ...

    By Leanne B.