Happy Birthday, Emily Dickinson!

Emily Dickinson was an American poet born December 10, 1830, in Amherst, Massachusetts. An intensely private person, only a few of Dickinson's poems were ever published during her lifetime, and those were altered to fit the conventions of poetry of the time. It wasn't until after Dickinson's death in 1886 that her sister Lavinia discovered…
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‘Tis the Season

Shopping, cooking, baking, gift-giving, family time, holidays, road trips, vacations, staycations, decorating, parties, snow, resolutions...phew. 'Tis the season! The most wonderful time of the year is here and we can help you cruise through it with resources aplenty. GET COOKING Now You're Cookin': Staff share their favorite cookbooks to help with your holiday cooking. Winter…
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Holiday Safety Tips

The holidays are a joyous time of year to celebrate family, friends and traditions, but it's also important to stay safe. What can you do to keep your family, yourself and your home safe? Don't leave valuables or packages on the seat of your car. Lock them in your trunk or somewhere out of sight…
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Native American Heritage Month

In 1990, President George H. W. Bush designated November as National American Indian Heritage Month. Native American Heritage Month, as it's commonly referred to, is a time to learn more about the culture, traditions, histories and contributions of Native Americans.  Books For Adults: Read powerful fiction and nonfiction stories of Native Americans with these collections…
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