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  • Digital Literacy Night: Virtual Field Trips (Parents and Caregivers) Monday, November 9 6:00-7:00pm Cardinal Room This month explore apps from museums that are geared towards kids and families on our iPads from our mobile iPad lab. Find out how you can take a virtual field trip! “This project ...

    By Staci T.

  • Here's a sampling of our new fiction arrivals. Click an image to view availability or place a hold. Avenue of Mysteries by John Irving In Avenue of Mysteries, Juan Diego—a fourteen-year-old boy, who was born and grew up in Mexico—has a thirteen-year-old sister. Her name is Lupe, and she ...

    By Cristella

  • Indiana Room staff will offer a free Using Newspapers in Genealogy Research class on Wednesday, November 11 at 6:00pm in the Delaware Room. Newspapers are one of the best sources for family history information but finding them can be a problem. We'll review what information can be found and how to find ...

    By Danielle A.

  • Whether you're participating in NaNoWriMo (National Novel Writing Month) or just want writing tips and inspiration, these resources will help you reach your writing goals. Craft: Janice Hardy's Fiction University. These are great introductory-level articles that cover all aspects of writing, with ...

    By Liz O.

  • 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.