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Check Out These Truly Satisfying Adult Fiction Titles From JCPL!

Posted on Wed 05/25/2016 | in Good reads @ JCPL

Driving home one day, the radio was shouting out my favorite ‘60’s songs. Before I pulled into the driveway, the last song I heard was the Rolling Stones’ ‘I Can’t Get No Satisfaction.’

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Get in the Game: Volunteer for summer reading

Posted on Tue 05/17/2016 | in Between the Lines, Just for Teens

Volunteering at your library for summer reading is rewarding and offers the chance to acquire valuable work experience, as well as a fun way to spend time with children.

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Mother’s Day: A Very Special Day for Special People

Posted on Sun 05/8/2016 | in Between the Lines

Whether you call yours mom, mother, momma or mommy, there is something very special about her, and Mother’s Day is how we show our love for the important women in our lives.

The origins of celebrating mothers date back to the ancient Greeks and Romans who honored the mother goddesses, Rhea and Cybele, respectively.

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