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How we’re partnering ‘to develop young minds’ during COVID-19

Early Childhood Community Engagement Specialists Jenny Jackson (pictured) and Nora Sanchez led weekly live virtual storytimes with incoming kindergartners in the Ready, Set, Kindergarten! program ...
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‘I returned items. Why are they still showing up on my account?’

Seeing items on your online account that you already returned? Getting notifications that you think you shouldn't? Is “DELINQUENT” displaying on your self-checkout screen? Don't ...
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Now virtual, English conversation program ‘has really blossomed’

Participants in the August 1 virtual English Language Conversation session, led by Conversation Facilitator Nancy Cohen (top left) and Adult Education and Career Services Librarian ...
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Virtual learning & fun for early learners: Kids love learning big words

By Children's Librarian Shelley Harris Miss Jenny and I have been sharing a lot of words this week—big ones like "disappointed" and fancy ones like ...
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Our plan to reintroduce services, reopen buildings

Navigating COVID-19 together As we share information about COVID-19, here's information about how your public library is continuing to serve you during this pandemic. Questions? ...
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