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banned books week

Banned Books Week: Let Us Not Be Silenced

When you walk inside a library, it’s not just shelves of books you see, but the vast world of storytelling.
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pirate ship

Talk Like a Pirate at the Library!

International Talk Like a Pirate Day is celebrated annually on September 19.
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Challenger Deep

Challenger Deep

Recently, there has been much discussion of mental illness in teens.
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Intellectual Property

Protecting Your Intellectual Property

If you have never heard the term “intellectual property,” you might think it has something to do with real estate in your
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Celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month

Celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month

From September 15 through October 15, the U.S. celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month.
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Library Launches Phase II of Five-Year Capital Plan

Mid-Continent Public Library is pleased to announce the launch of Phase II of its five-year Capital Improvement Plan, whic
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girl in kitchen

National Kids Take Over the Kitchen Day

September 13 is National Kids Take Over the Kitchen Day!
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Ladner grave

Veterans Salute

My great-grandfather, Charles Curnow Ladner, did not live to see Armistice Day in 1918.
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foreign language

Learn a New Language at the Library!

Learning a new language can be a fun experience that is extremely rewarding.
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Oldies but Goodies: Part 1

Recently, I spent some time writing explanations for a few of the buttons on the Microsoft Excel®
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Queen of Soul

Remembering the Queen of Soul through Freegal Music

I was surprised and very sad when I heard that the Queen of Soul,
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technology blog

Confidence in Technology

As a Consumer Technology Specialist, the biggest misconception I encounter is that people think everythi
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