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  • Thursday, August 21● 6:00-7:00pm (Cardinal Room) Discuss this month’s book selection, Temple Grandin by Sy Montgomery, with fellow teens. Interested teens may pick up a copy of the book at Information Services starting August 1. Book summary: When Temple Grandin was born, her parents knew ...

    By Staci T.

  • Here's a sampling of our new fiction arrivals. Click an image to view availability or place a hold. Colorless Tsukuru Tazaki and His Years of Pilgrimage by Haruki Murakami Colorless Tsukuru Tazaki and His Years of Pilgrimage is the long-awaited new novel—a book that sold more than a million ...

    By Cristella

  • Tuesday, August 19 ● 6:00-7:30pm (Cardinal Room) The Teen SRP may have ended in July but the TeenScene hit their goal of over 550 teens signed up for it! As a reward for meeting the challenge, we purchased a PS4 for library programs. Any teen that signed up for the Teen SRP is invited to attend ...

    By Staci T.

  • The Beatles are coming to APL on Monday, August 25 at 6:00pm! Explore the music of The Beatles in this presentation spanning the full 1960's, beginning with the band's seminal visits to Hamburg, through the Beatlemania years, and concluding with Abbey Road. Hear music clips and excerpts from interviews ...

    By Liz O.

  • Tuesday, August 12● 6:00-7:00pm (Cardinal Room) Teens, you choose what you want to do for our Teen Choice Night! Play games, create something, chat with your friends, talk about books, and more!

    By Staci T.

  • Here's a sampling of our new nonfiction arrivals. Click an image to view availability or place a hold. Bad Feminist: Essays by Roxane Gay “Pink is my favorite color. I used to say my favorite color was black to be cool, but it is pink—all shades of pink. If I have an accessory, it is ...

    By Cristella