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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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Girls and parents playing with kite

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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The Bandana Acres book series

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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throwing pasta trash

My Fridge Looks Empty, and That’s Just Fine

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

Airplanes and Magazines

I recently traveled to Philadelphia for the Public Library Associati
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May

There’s No Time Like May for the Holidays

Spring is, at long last, in the air—maybe this time to stay.
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steamboat

A Disaster Waiting to Happen

Why has everyone heard about the sinking of the Titanic, but never heard about the
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old cell phones

What to Do with that Old Cell Phone

There is nothing more exciting than receiving the gift of a new phone—the shiny, unscratched scree
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taxes

Nothing Is Certain but Death and Taxes

While I was doing my income taxes, the history nerd in me surfaced, and I wanted to know whe
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business plan

Create Your Business Plan Using MCPL Resources

In my previous blog post, I discussed how you
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job search

Resources for Your Job Search

Searching for a job can be one of the greatest challenges most of us face.
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pull the plug

Unplug to Power Up

As a Consumer Technology Specialist for the Library, it’s my job to get people excited about learning te
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