The Magic of Pop-Up Books

The Magic of Pop-Up Books

January 26th, 2022 – Renee Jackson, Youth Services Every once in a while, patrons will come up and ask me, “Where are your pop-up books?”  It’s a reasonable question; especially for the Youth Services area of the library.  We have a shelf of pop-up books that are stored in our office area and are occasionally […]

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What to Do in 2022: Join CGPL in Discovering New Hobbies!

January 19, 2022 – Chely Munoz, Adult Services  The best thing about the new year is that we all get to use it as a cliche excuse to start over. The earth finished its fun little spin around the sun, and now we get to tuck away our old selves; bring out something fresh. And […]

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Celebrate National Korean American Day!

January 12th, 2022 – Kayla Thompson, Adult Services Coordinator National Korean American Day celebrates the contributions that the Korean American community has made (and continues to make) within the United States. Whether that be through food, media, music, traditions, or in other ways throughout the community. This is also a time that commemorates the arrival […]

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Take Me to Your Reader: National Science Fiction Day

January 7th, 2022 – Kayla Thompson, Adult Services  Hello! And Happy New Year to all of our library patrons and fellow readers out there! For those of you who might not know, January 2nd is National Science Fiction Day! This day also happens to coincide with famous science fiction writer Isaac Asimov’s birthday! What better […]

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Book Backlogs: How the Library is Handling the Current Book and Paper Shortage

November 17, 2021 – Kayla Thompson, Adult Services Hello book readers, adventure seekers, and general library visitors and guests! As we look back on another year, we might start realizing all of the different inconveniences and setbacks that COVID has caused and is still causing. This is probably going to be more apparent as we […]

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