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Closed: Monday, November 11th for Veteran’s Day

The Library will be closed on Monday, November 11th in honor of Veteran’s Day. We will reopen Tuesday, November 12th at 9 AM. Facts About Veteran’s Day Originated as Armistice Day on the first anniversary of the end of World War I in 1919 In 1926, a resolution was passed for annual observance, with November 11th becoming the official national holiday in 1938. In 1954, President Eisenhower officially...

New FAA rules allow you to read eBooks during your entire flight

Last week the FAA updated its rules about when you can use your electronic devices during flight. Instead of turning off your eReader or mobile device during take-off and landing, you can now keep reading or listening to your book. Make sure to turn your wireless devices to airplane mode. Passengers will eventually be able to read e-books, play games, and watch videos on their devices during all phases of flight,...

OneClickDigital’s Anticipated 4th Quarter Audiobook Releases

OneClickDigital’s collection of audiobooks is growing once again. Here is a list of books that are being added to their catalog this year*! TitleAuthorGenre Things Fall ApartChinua AchebeClassic Fiction The SonnetsWilliam ShakespeareClassic Poetry The Day of the LieWilliam BrodrickCrime The Litter of the LawRita Mae Brown & Sneaky Pie BrownFiction Palisades ParkAlan BennertFiction T

Pulitzer Prize Winners for Fiction

The Pulitzer Prizes are yearly awards for achievements in in newspaper and online journalism, literature, and musical composition. The awards are administered by Columbia University from money bequeathed by the Hungarian-American publisher Joseph Pulitzer. Pulitzer Prizes are given out yearly in 21 categories. The Pulitzer Prize for Fiction started in 1918 as the Pulitzer Prize for the Novel, changing its name to...

Library Closed October 25th for Nevada Day

The Library will be closed on Friday, October 25th in observance of Nevada Day. We will resume our normal hours on Saturday, October 26th from 11 am-4pm. Nevada Day Facts Nevada Day commemorates the admission of the state of Nevada into the union on October 31, 1864. The first known observance of Nevada Day (originally known as “Admission Day”) was by the Pacific Coast Pioneer society during the...
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