Zumba, Zumba, Zumba!

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zumbaweb Join us at our popular Zumba classes which combine dance with fitness to burn calories. Certified Zumba instructor, Lindsay Glen, will lead FREE evening classes at the South Side Branch  at 6:30 PM on September 4, 9, 18, 25 and October 2. Dance easy-to-follow moves to salsa, merengue, reggae and hip hop tunes. The weekly classes are for children, teens and adults. Sign up for any or all!

No previous experience is necessary. Registration is required. Register online here

Labor Day Weekend

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Labor Day Weekend is upon us again and the Library is CLOSED all day Saturday August 30 (Sunday the 31st) and Monday September 1. We will resume regular hours Tuesday September 2nd. Remember that materials are not due on days we are closed, and can be returned Tuesday September 2nd. Enjoy the holiday!

Summer Reading Club Winners

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Congratulations go out to our final two Adult Summer Reading Club winners – Louis S and Jenna M. Heartfelt thanks to all our sponsors and patrons for making this event successful. We greatly appreciated your patronage and support!

Highlights of New Music

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Hypnotic eye - Tom Petty & the HeartbreakersCale-Clapton

The breeze: an appreciation of JJ Cale – Eric Clapton & friends

In the lonely hour – Sam Smith

Now that’s what I call music! 51

Rockabilly riot!: all original – Brian Setzer

All the young dudes – Mott the Hoople

Click here for a list of new and recently ordered music

New DVDs – Highlights

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The Railway Man

Frankie & Alice

Nineteen eighty four

Psych.  The complete eighth season

Click here for a list of new and recently ordered DVDs

Last Day of Summer…..

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Wholegroup…..Reading Club! Saturday, August 16 is the last day to collect prizes if you are a kid or teen or enter the raffle if you are an adult!

We still have a few more programs this month:

PA One Book is all day on August 20

and the last Summer X Fun is on August 21

Watch the website for an exciting line up of programs for Fall!

New Audiobooks on CD

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Jance - RemainsRemains of innocence – J.A. Jance

A perfect life – Danielle Steel

The lost island – Douglas Preston and Lincoln Child

Swan Point – Sherryl Woods

The book of life – Deborah Harkness

How conversation works: 6 lessons for better communication – Anne Cruzan

Click here for a complete list of new audiobooks and playaways

Unplug your kids!

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gamesstackwebTurn off the electronic devices for Family Fun Night at the Main Library on Tuesday, August 12.

Old fashioned entertainment with board games, cards, and bingo beginning at 6:30PM.  Freshly-made popcorn, too!

All ages. More here