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What are the dog days of summer?

Posted on Fri 08/11/2017 | in Between the Lines

Do you know the story behind the ‘Dog Days of Summer’?  Chances are unless you are a history buff, it’s not what you think.

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Vote Now for the next Big Library Read

Posted on Fri 08/4/2017 | in Between the Lines

Voting is now open through August 10  for the next Big Library Read, where OverDrive features a single title for unlimited download for a three-week period, allowing everyone to read the same title at the same time.

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Jiminy Crickets! Check Out These New Adult Fiction Titles!

Posted on Thu 07/20/2017 | in Good reads @ JCPL

“Our menu options have changed;” the automated message is one that is a familiar sound when we make a phone call. Reading a Reuters article about ‘new’ items on the menu in Brussels, I realize that some changes are not always for the better.

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