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The Royal Treatment

Have you always heard that your family can be traced back to royalty?
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I Love You, Audiobooks!

I am bonkers about audiobooks! On a scale of one to 10, I’m a busting out-of-the-seam 11.
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Chasing a Fire

My dad told me several times about the fire that burned down the farmhouse that he and his mother lived
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Meet and Eat

Six Library Branches to Host Harvesters Summer Meal Program

As part of its Childhood Hunger Initiative and to help alleviate sum
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Where Will You Take MCPL this Summer? Six Vacation Essentials

Schools are out, Summer Learning Program has started, and the unofficial vacation season has arriv
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Engraved in My Memory

A couple of years ago, I was driving through a small town on Memorial Day.
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Your Children Will Be Grown Before You Know It!

I’ve heard many parents (including myself!) say that their children grew up too fast.
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A Story Center Success Story

Many writers come to The Story Center for help telling their stories through in-person training like the
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Let’s Celebrate

Do you remember where you were on June 1, 2008?
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My Fridge Looks Empty, and That’s Just Fine

This month, Mid-Continent Public Library will once again offer its
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