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Your Home Public Library Closed for Renovation September 2-8

August 18th, 2015 · Comments Off on Your Home Public Library Closed for Renovation September 2-8

 Your Home Public Library’s iconic building will be closed for renovation from Wednesday, September 2 – Tuesday, September 8, 2015. The Library will reopen on Wednesday, September 9 for normal business hours (9:00am-8:30pm). The renovation will overhaul the library’s 100+ year-old Sun Room, located on the west side of the building. The room will be […]

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Book Discussion: I Shall be Near to You

August 16th, 2015 · Comments Off on Book Discussion: I Shall be Near to You

  Join us on Monday September 14 at 6:30pm to discuss I Shall be Near to You by Erin Lyndsey McCabe, an extraordinary novel about a strong-willed woman who disguises herself as a man in order to fight beside her husband in the Civil War. Rosetta doesn’t want her new husband,  Jeremiah, to enlist, but […]

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First Book Sale of the Fall

August 15th, 2015 · Comments Off on First Book Sale of the Fall

Join the Friends of Your Home Public Library on Saturday September 19 from 9am to 1pm for the first book sale of the fall. The sale room will be stocked with over 100 like-new James Paterson novels and some vintage edition classics, among many other treasures. Adult hardcover books are .50 and children’s and paperbacks […]

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Appearance with Local Author/ Caregiver

August 14th, 2015 · Comments Off on Appearance with Local Author/ Caregiver

Local author and caregiver Rundy Purdy will be appearing at Your Home Public Library on Saturday September 19 at 2:00pm to share his experience with Alzheimer’s care giving and his memoir The Sea is Wide. When Rundy Purdy was twenty-four he began accompanying his grandfather on a journey through confused days, long nights, and inevitable […]

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Herb Class: Herbs for the Muscular Skeletal System

August 13th, 2015 · Comments Off on Herb Class: Herbs for the Muscular Skeletal System

Join our resident herbalist Abigail Stevens on Wednesday September 16 at 7:00pm for our monthly herb class. The class is Free. Please register by email at Birchraven21@aol.com and put HERB CLASS in the subject line.  

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