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  • Gr8books quizzes

    Jul 2016 13

     Gr8books members! We now have six quizzes available online and at the children's desk. Pass three by 1:59pm on July 28 to earn an extra end-of-summer prize!

    By Sarah L.

  • What's your favorite fandom? Your favorite 'ship? Your ultimate OTP? Bring your (PG) fan fic, fan art, and passion for your favorite books, movies, TV shows, bands, YouTubers, podcasts, etc. to share at this gathering of geeks on Wednesday, June 15 at 6pm in the Cardinal Room. All fandoms are welcome, ...

    By Liz O.

  • Take turns acting as the robot your team "programs" to build towers and navigate simple obstacle courses at this showdown on Wednesday, July 13 at 6pm in the Cardinal Room. Then learn how you can use these same techniques to program computers. Bring a friend, and you'll both get a free book! Grades 6-12 ...

    By Liz O.

  • Gr8books quizzes

    Jul 2016 05

    Gr8books members! We now have five quizzes available online and at the children's desk. Pass three and earn an extra end-of-summer prize!

    By Sarah L.

  • Summer is half-way over, but there's still time to sign up for Summer Reading! You can read anything you want -- books, comics, audiobooks, blog posts, etc. -- and earn prizes through July 30. Come to the End-of-Summer Party on July 30 at 3:00pm in the Cardinal Room for even more chances to win! Every ...

    By Liz O.

  • Want to help plan teen events, be a library ambassador, and earn volunteer hours? Join the Teen Advisory Board and help us shape the teen scene at APL! Our first meeting will be Saturday, July 30 at 2:00pm in the Carnegie Room. Attending the first meeting does not mean you're required to join the Board; ...

    By Liz O.