New Audiobooks on CD

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FaceOff – edited by David Baldaccinantucket

Top secret twenty-one – Janet Evanovich

The hurricane sisters – Dorothea Benton Frank

Nantucket sisters - Nancy Thayer

Red Room – Ridley Pearson

Mr. Mercedes – Stephen King

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New Non-Fiction DVDs

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House I live inThe house I live in

Escape fire

No place on Earth

Little town of Bethlehem

Ancient Mysteries: myths and legends

The law of attraction in action.  Episode 1

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Zumba for Adults at the South Side Branch!

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Come join us at the Branch for a FREE  Zumba class starting this Thursday, June 26 from 6:30-7:30pm! Certified instructor, Lindsay Glen welcomes all levels of students to these fun classes!  Subsequent dates are 7/3, 7/17, 7/24 and 7/31 (no class 7/10).

Adult Summer Reading Winner

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Congratulations to our first Adult Summer Reading Club winner, Barbara N who won a $25 gift certificate to Wegmans.

Next Monday we will be giving away two prizes: 1) 12 Panera Cupcakes; 2) Coupons to Rita’s Ice.

Get ready for silly…

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453_Hello_cover_sm_A__01David Perry blends music, art and comedy in this hilarious, interactive show for the whole family. Join us on Tuesday, June 24 at 6:30 PM for this certifiably silly Family Fun night.

All ages. No registration. Program funded by Jeffrey Frank and Kristin Illic.

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Back Porch Stories today…

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ReginaWhat a great day to pack a picnic lunch and head for the Main Library. Spread your blanket on the lawn next to the Japanese garden on the west side of the Library. Listen to stories at noon with your children on this beautiful summer day.

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GREAT Family Sing-along Concerts

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ys_rayowen14webRay Owen’s Sing-along Family Concert is on TODAY – not once, but TWICE – 11AM at the South Side Branch (must register for Branch show @ ) AND tonight at 6:30PM at the Main Library (No registration necessary.) These are GREAT family events and they are FREE!!! Get full information at

South Side ramp construction update

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Normal access to the Branch has been restored! The new ramp is in place and temporary handrails have been installed. The final step will be the installation of a permanent handrail, which will take a few weeks to be constructed. Thank you to patrons and staff, alike, for your patience during the construction.