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  • Here's a sampling of our new fiction arrivals. Click an image to view availability or place a hold. As Chimney Sweepers Come to Dust: A Flavia de Luce Novel by Alan Bradley Flavia de Luce—“part Harriet the Spy, part Violet Baudelaire from Lemony Snicket’s A Series of Unfortunate ...

    By Cristella

  • These books will help you better understand the psychology of happiness and creativity to live a more fulfilling life in 2015 and beyond. Click on an image to view availability or to place a hold. Hardwiring Happiness by Rick Hanson Why is it easier to ruminate over hurt feelings than it is to bask ...

    By Liz O.

  • Indiana Room staff will offer classes on a variety of genealogy topics throughout the year, for beginners and the seasoned genealogist. A computer is provided for each participant to use during class. The classes are free to attend; however, class size is limited so registration is required.

     

    By Danielle A.

  • Want to meet other book-loving singles? Join us for literary speed dating on Monday, February 9 at 6:00pm to meet new friends and potential partners. Come prepared to talk about a book – a book you love, a book you love to hate, or whatever book you’re reading now. You don’t have to ...

    By Liz O.

  • Please join the Friends of the Anderson Public Library for their Annual Meeting on January 15, 2015 at 12:30pm in the Friends Book Sale Room (third floor). Members of the public are welcome to attend. Board nominees are: Betty Gibson, Barb McGuire, Curt McGuire, and Joan Patterson. If you can’t ...

    By Danielle A.

  • Are you thinking about starting your own business? The Anderson/Madison County Black Chamber of Commerce will provide an overview of the steps required to register a business with both the state and the federal government at this workshop on Monday, January 5 at 5:30pm. Presenters will help attendees ...

    By Liz O.