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Jul 04. We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed...with certain unalienable Rights, that among these are Life, Liberty and the pursuit of Happiness. -Declaration of Independence.
Sit Down with Our Founding Fathers
Kids Love America
Geddy the Gecko and Super Geddy
Summer Reading Program. Geddy the Gecko discovers that he can be an everyday hero by learning how to read and helping others even if he doesn't have superpowers.
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Jul 05-11. You’re gonna need a bigger boat... -Jaws. Let your mind become your own personal shark cage! Dive on in and get the facts on these frequently misunderstood creatures.
Stay Out of the Water in these Books
Shark-tastic Kid Books
Stream & Borrow Sharks
Serial Podcast - Happenings Companion
Jul 2015. A discussion of upcoming programs with participants from 4 library branches. Use this as a supplement to the printed edition of the monthly Happenings.
Modern Myth for Teens
Mythology. Once I got over the fact that my Latin teacher was a horse, we had a nice tour. -Percy Jackson. Like all myths and legends, modern mythology springs from a sense of life's wonder, excitement, mystery and terror.
Discover a Myth of Your Own
What's your sign? What does it tell you about who you are? What secrets can the stars tell you?
2015. The library offers a wealth of information to help you prepare, before, during and after a storm.Hurricane Season Begins in June
World War II
75th Anniversary. Two decades after the last great global conflict, the Second World War was the most widespread and deadliest war in history, involving more than 30 countries and resulting in more than 50 million military and civilian deaths. 75 years later, take some time to reflect and remember.
Take Some Time to Travel Back in Time
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