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Staff Picks: Video on Kanopy – Words Of Wiser Podcast #3

May 11, 2020|Comments Off on Staff Picks: Video on Kanopy – Words Of Wiser Podcast #3

Our staff discusses the Kanopy streaming video service and what we have enjoyed watching lately. From comedy to horror to sci-fi to documentaries and [...]

Staff Picks: Words Of Wiser Podcast #2

April 29, 2020|Comments Off on Staff Picks: Words Of Wiser Podcast #2

What our Staff are Watching This Week Looking for something new to watch? Hear from Cedar Mill & Bethany staff about what they are [...]

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Tell me a story – For adults!

April 28, 2020|Comments Off on Tell me a story – For adults!

We often think of kids when we think of reading aloud, but adults love stories, too! Studies show that being read to helps reduce stress [...]

Stay Aware and Safe, Avoid Covid-19 Scams

April 21, 2020|Comments Off on Stay Aware and Safe, Avoid Covid-19 Scams

A wide-scale crises brings out those seeking to exploit the situation for their own gain. Be aware of scams under the guise of Covid-19. The first step to protecting yourself from scams...

Staff Picks: Listen to Words Of Wiser Podcast #1

April 14, 2020|Comments Off on Staff Picks: Listen to Words Of Wiser Podcast #1

What our Staff are Reading This Week Check out the conversation as we chat about what we're reading while staying at home. Hear from [...]

Library Resources and More From Home

March 24, 2020|Comments Off on Library Resources and More From Home

Your library card grants you access to many online services. Find out how you can keep learning, reading and discovering in our most recent [...]

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Teen Book Review: Dust and Shadow

April 24, 2019|Comments Off on Teen Book Review: Dust and Shadow

It is the late 19th century in the Eastern End of London, and a dangerous serial killer is on the loose. With little time before the killer takes another life, it is up to the infamous duo, Sherlock Holmes and John Watson, to figure out the true identity of the killer that would soon become notorious: Jack the Ripper.

  • Underground: The Worlds Beneath Our Feet

Underground: The Worlds Beneath Our Feet

April 4, 2019|Comments Off on Underground: The Worlds Beneath Our Feet

The open air, diurnal rhythms of sunrise and sunset, our need for sunlight, the swells of the open sea. Humanity's attachment to the vast spaces [...]

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