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Why ARE Sports so Important?

We really love sports, don’t we. We play them, we watch them, we become obsessed with them. We even READ about them!
“Sports draw us in for many reasons; the elegance, the competition, the history, our identification with great athleticism … a coming together of community in a shared story.” –  Mark Banschick,  Psychology Today Continue reading Why ARE Sports so Important?

Teen volunteers recommend books for young(er) teens

We are so delighted with the GREAT teen volunteers helping us this summer! One of the happy consequences of having so many teens around the library is their savvy recommendations for other teen readers. Enjoy their suggestions, and stock up on some good reads for early teens and older youth. Continue reading Teen volunteers recommend books for young(er) teens

Wow! Do we have books (and movies) for you!

Summer is for reading. But then again, so are fall, winter, and spring. But summer reading has hot temperatures and long nights that make for a distinctly interesting reading experience. Our staff (and even a patron!) have been so busy reading this summer, that we just had to publish a super duper extra long list of recommended reads. So set up the hammock, the iced tea, and the popsicles, then dive into these yummy summer treats. Continue reading Wow! Do we have books (and movies) for you!