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  • APL's annual Summer Reading Program will kick off with a field day in the 12th Street parking lot of the Main Library on Saturday, June 4 from 2:00pm to 4:00pm. This all-ages event will feature outdoor games and races, a Cornhole tournament, and a sidewalk chalk drawing contest. A prize will be given to ...

    By Liz O

  • Teens, drop in for an evening of video and tabletop gaming on Wednesday, June 1 from 6:00pm to 7:30pm in the Cardinal Room. Sign up for Summer Reading while you’re here and get a bonus prize!

    By Liz O.

  • APL’s annual Summer Reading Program will run June 1 through July 30 this year. Community members of all ages may sign up at the Children’s or Information Services desk at the Main Library or at the Lapel Branch Library beginning June 1 and receive a personal playbook with reading- and ...

    By Liz O.

  • Are you thinking about joining the military after high school? Sergeant First Class Cymande Mason will discuss the process of joining the Army and how the Army can help you along your college or career path at an open forum on Wednesday, May 25 from 6:00pm to 7:00pm in the Delaware Room. She and other ...

    By Liz O.

  • Teens, learn the ins and outs of finding and applying for jobs online from WorkOne's job search expert JoEllen DuMontelle on Wednesday, May 24 at 6:00pm. We'll cover how to search for a job, how to fill out applications, and how to make your resume stand out. Whether you're looking to launch your ...

    By Liz O.

  • Teens entering grades 6-12 are invited to a workshop on how to recognize and prevent bullying on Saturday, June 25 from 1:00pm to 3:00pm presented by speakers from Alternatives, Inc. and S&G Consulting. Following the presentation, retired police officer Lieutenant Guthrie will teach basic ...

    By Liz O.