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Read, Learn, and Connect Oct 13

Date posted: October 17, 2018, 10:14 am

Allison and Lea talk about the Library Levy, Lynda.com, the Millersport library kiosk, audio books, the Legend of Sleepy Hollow performance, and more!

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Read, Learn, and Connect Oct 6

Date posted: October 17, 2018, 9:45 am

Allison and Lea talk about the Millersport kiosk, the Fairfield County Fair, new books, the Slices of Time display, and more!

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New Music in October!

Date posted: October 5, 2018, 2:51 pm

Get your new albums today! Music from Lil’ Wayne, Michael Buble, Lady Gaga, Muse, Pale Waves, Mumford & Sons, The 1975, Travis Scott, and more.

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New Movies in October!

Date posted: October 5, 2018, 2:43 pm

You’ve heard about it everywhere and now it’s finally at your library! Almost. We ordered it. Yes! Mandy is on it’s way! Place your holds now for the biggest cult hit of the year. On top of that, we’ve got Sorry to Bother You, The Meg, Lean on Pete, Slender Man, and The Darkest Minds as well as new seasons of Vikings, Modern Family, Orange is the New Black, and more.

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Read, Learn, and Connect Sept 29

Date posted: September 29, 2018, 10:30 am

Becky and Allison talk about, the fair, coffee, Lynda, the Manhattan Short Film Festival, local authors, fax service, flipster, library programs, and more! Download

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Read, Learn, and Connect Sept 22

Date posted: September 22, 2018, 10:30 am

Becky and Allison talk about the technical services department, football, the Millersport kiosk, the Garrett players, and more!

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Read, Learn, and Connect Sept 15

Date posted: September 20, 2018, 2:14 pm

Becky and Dan talk about Agatha Christie, the Garrett Players, the friends of the library, the Millersport kiosk, library card sign-up month, talk like a pirate day, library events, fax service and more!

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New Movies and TV!

Date posted: September 16, 2018, 1:19 pm

There’s a lot to pick from this month including new seasons of The Last Man on Earth, Westworld, This Is Us, Timeless, Longmire, The Goldbergs, and more. On top of that check out great movies like Hearts Beat Loud, Skyscraper, Mama Mia Here We Go Again, Eigth Grade, Unfriended: Dark Web, Blackkklansman, Ant-Man and the Wasp and much, much more.

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Read, Learn, and Connect Sept 8

Date posted: September 8, 2018, 10:00 am

Becky and Dan talk about, the Garret Players, Star Trek, The Millersport Kiosk, Library Card Sign-Up month, the Lancaster Rose Quilters exhibit, Lynda, Flipster, and more! Download

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Read, Learn, and Connect Sept 1

Date posted: September 1, 2018, 10:00 am

Becky and Tara talk about cats, the Northwest Branch, Labor Day, Waffles, Library Card Sign-up Month, Library Programs, and more!

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Read, Learn, and Connect Aug 25

Date posted: August 25, 2018, 10:00 am

Becky and Tara talk about Potter Palooza, the Millersport Library Kiosk, the Northwest Branch, Keywords, Library Card Month, online resources, the Garrett Players, and more!

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Coming Soon to Your Library!

Date posted: August 24, 2018, 5:36 pm

There’s a lot of movies and tv coming your way this month. Place your holds now for titles like Billions, Damsel, The First Purge, Hot Summer Nights, Law & Order: True Crime, Mary Shelley, Ocean’s 8, Riverdale, Silicon Valley, Superfly, Tag, The Walking Dead, and more.

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New Music for You!

Date posted: August 24, 2018, 5:00 pm

New music is coming your way from all your favorite artists including Twenty-One Pilots, Tom Petty, Nine Inch Nails, Paul McCartney, Good Charlotte, Paul Simon, Christina Aguilera, Interpol, Amos Lee, Shooter Jennings, Macy Gray, Death Cab for Cutie, and more. We also ordered a bunch of copies of some Aretha Franklin favorites!

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Read, Learn, and Connect Aug 18

Date posted: August 18, 2018, 10:00 am

Becky and Judith talk about back to school, pumpkins, outreach, fax service, Book a Librarian, 1000 Books Before Kindergarten, the Colossal Book Sale, and more!

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Read, Learn, and Connect Aug 11

Date posted: August 11, 2018, 10:00 am

Becky and Judith talk about garage sales, the Colossal book sale, the Fairfield County Literacy Council, the Summer Reading Program, library programs, online resources, and more!

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New August Movies

Date posted: August 8, 2018, 5:22 pm

So many great movies and tv shows this month including Hereditary, Infinity War, Solo, The Good Place, Better Things, Atlanta, Deadpool 2, Adventure Time, Gravity Falls, Jurassic World Fallen Kingdom, RBG, Won’t You Be My Neighbor and more.

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New August Music

Date posted: August 8, 2018, 4:44 pm

We have a lot of great new music this month including new albums from The Carters, Drake, Gorillaz, Josh Groban, Meghan Trainor, Rod Stewart, alt-J, Greta van Fleet, and more.

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Read, Learn and Connect Aug 4

Date posted: August 4, 2018, 10:00 am

Becky and Judith talk about Potter-Palooza, the Lancaster Festival, the Baltimore Festival, the Friends of the Library, the Colossal Book Sale, library programs, and more!

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New July Albums

Date posted: July 30, 2018, 2:21 pm

There are so many great new albums coming out including music from Childish Gambino, Troye Sivan, Nicki Minaj, Ariana Grande, Kanye West, Jason Mraz, Rise Against, and more.

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Read, Learn, and Connect July 28

Date posted: July 30, 2018, 9:45 am

Becky and Mary talk about Harry Potter, Potter Palooza events, the Lancaster Festival, and more!

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Read, Learn, and Connect July 21

Date posted: July 30, 2018, 9:19 am

Becky and Mary talk about peep art, Hamiltunes, Aminah Robinson art display, Harry Potter Palooza, Gale Courses, library cards, fax service, the Summer Reading Program, and more!

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New July Movies!

Date posted: July 16, 2018, 7:15 pm

We have so many new movies and tv shows including new seasons of Supernatural, Life in Pieces, Supergirl, Arrow, New Girl, Poldark, Chicago Fire, Mr Mercedes, Brooklyn Nine-Nine, and more. On top of that we have movies like Adrift, Breaking In, The Dilemma, First Reformed, Ghost Stories, Kings, Isle of Dogs, Life of the Party, and more.

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Read, Learn, and Connect July 14

Date posted: July 14, 2018, 10:00 am

Becky and Lea talk about, the Summer Reading Program, peep art, Flipster, magazines, tablets and Chromebooks, library classes, Lancaster Fesitval, Harry Potter, and more!

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Read, Learn, and Connect July 7

Date posted: July 7, 2018, 10:00 am

Becky and Lea talk about Flipster, Aminah Robinson art exhibit, peep art, the library board, fax service, sponsors, the library newsletter, library programs, and more!

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Read, Learn, and Connect Jun 30

Date posted: June 30, 2018, 10:00 am

Becky and Allison talk about Calvin and Hobbes, book discoveries, the Fourth of July, the Summer Reading Program, library events in July, Hamiltunes, Air Conditioning, and more!

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June Movies!

Date posted: June 19, 2018, 11:13 am

This month we have movies like Tully, Rampage, A Quiet Place, Truth or Dare, Ready Player One, Disobedience, and more coming your way!

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Read, Learn, and Connect June 16

Date posted: June 18, 2018, 1:32 pm

Lea and Shannon talk about teen programs, Fathers Day, the library board, Aminah Robinson art, Harry Potter, the library newsletter, vintage dance night, and more!

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Read, Learn, and Connect June 9

Date posted: June 9, 2018, 10:00 am

Lea and Shannon talk about, the Summer Reading Program, Morse code, library programs, Hamiltunes, Peep art, Chinese Naval Shipbuilding, and more!

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Read, Learn, and Connect June 2

Date posted: June 4, 2018, 10:57 am

Lea and Shannon talk about, the Summer Reading Program, Hamiltunes, Peep Art, Aminah Robinson art, Harry Potter, upcoming events, and more!

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A few more May movies

Date posted: May 29, 2018, 5:53 pm

We have a few more new movies for you this month including Blockers, Tomb Raider, I Feel Pretty, Thelma, and The Strangers: Prey at Night.

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Read, Learn, and Connect May 26

Date posted: May 26, 2018, 12:00 pm

Becky and Samantha talk about Memorial day, the Summer Reading Program, teen volunteers, outreach services, Harry Potter events, the library newsletter, and more!

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Read, Learn, and Connect May 19

Date posted: May 21, 2018, 2:03 pm

Becky and Samantha talk about, Hamiltunes, Keywords, the Summer Reading Program, sponsors, peep art, AHA! passes, and more!

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Read, Learn, and Connect May 12

Date posted: May 15, 2018, 9:54 am

Becky and Marilyn talk about the Garrett Players, the Friends of the Library, Yoga Fit classes, the library newsletter, Kids and Cops day, art, AHA! museum, and more!

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Read, Learn, and Connect May 5

Date posted: May 15, 2018, 9:27 am

Becky and Marilyn talk about the Garrett Players, yoga, AHA! passes, the summer reading program, Gale courses, auto renewal, graphic novels, Dog Tales, and more!

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Read, Learn, and Connect Apr 28

Date posted: May 14, 2018, 4:58 pm

Becky and Allison talk about new material, circulation, books, Auto Renewal, the Dewey decimal system, the Summer Reading Program, and more!

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Read, Learn, and Connect Apr 21

Date posted: May 14, 2018, 4:34 pm

Becky and Allison talk about Technical Services, the Dewey decimal system, old computers, new book releases, craft beer, the Garrett Players, Summer Reading Program, Earth Day, and more!

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May Movies!

Date posted: May 11, 2018, 4:38 pm

Lots of great new movies this month including A Wrinkle in Time, Thoroughbreds, Pacific Rim Uprising, The Hurricane Heist, Every Day, Beirut, Gringo, and more.

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May Music

Date posted: May 11, 2018, 4:21 pm

Check out new music from the likes of Post Malone, Ruby Boots, Waterparks, Rainbow Kitten Surprise, I’m With Her, Superorganism, Youngblood, and more.

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Movies Movies Movies in May

Date posted: April 28, 2018, 1:50 pm

Black Panther has arrived! Get it on hold while you still can! Also, don’t miss Annihilation, Winchester, Red Sparrow, Peter Rabbit, Game Night, Film Stars Don’t Die in Liverpool, Scorched Earth, and more.

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New Music for May

Date posted: April 28, 2018, 1:26 pm

We have a good variety of new music this month including albums from The Weeknd, Migos, Pentatonix, Keith Urban, Charlie Puth, and more.

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Read, Learn, and Connect Mar 31

Date posted: March 31, 2018, 10:00 am

Becky talks about Easter, Gremlins, Mental Health First Aid training, Friends of the Library, IT, Auto Renewal, Events at Bremen, reading to kids, and more!

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Spring into new movies!

Date posted: March 29, 2018, 3:30 pm

Get your hands on the latest seasons of Will & Grace, Vice Principals, Outlander, The Deuce, Legion, and The Americans as well as new movies like Paddington 2, The Post, Proud Mary, My Friend Dahmer, and more

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Spring into new music!

Date posted: March 29, 2018, 11:51 am

So many great new albums this month including music from Leon Bridges, Toni Braxton, First Aid Kit, Miguel, Joan Baez, Justin Timberlake, They Might Be Giants, Awolnation, Jack White, Camila Cabello, and more.

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Read, Learn, and Connect Mar 24

Date posted: March 28, 2018, 11:08 am

Becky talks about library staff, auto renewal, the Central Library Consortium, search Ohio and Ohio link, Gale Courses, eBooks, art, Yoga Fit, and more!

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Read, Learn, and Connect Mar 17th

Date posted: March 17, 2018, 7:30 am

Lea and Marilyn talk about the Garrett Players, Yoga, new Consortium members, Star Trek TNG, Wil Wheaton, ebooks, library cards, Transformations art exhibit, library programs, and more!

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Read, Learn, and Connect Mar 10th

Date posted: March 10, 2018, 7:30 am

Lea and Marilyn talk about the Garrett Players, the Central Library Consortium, AHA! passes, new programs at the library, Millie the Fox, Tim Oatney, Yoga, programs for teens, STEAM programs, and more!

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Read, Learn, and Connect Mar 3rd.

Date posted: March 3, 2018, 7:30 am

Becky and Tara talk about the Northwest Branch, the offline period, Tax Law Changes, STEAM, cats and dogs having opposable thumbs, raccoons, Millie the Fox, and more!

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Your Library Family is Growing!

Date posted: February 26, 2018, 2:30 pm

Delaware County District Library, Granville Public Library and Pataskala Public Library are about to join the Central Library Consortium, giving you access to millions of additional resources! In order to make these items available to you, we need to temporarily suspend some services starting March 2.

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Read, Learn, and Connect Feb 24th.

Date posted: February 24, 2018, 7:30 am

Becky talks about automatic renewal, Stranger Things, the Central Library Consortium, Mad Science Labs, Dr Seuss, Millie the Fox, Girls in Gear and more!

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It’s Almost March! Have some new movies!

Date posted: February 23, 2018, 2:41 pm

Get your hands on Star Wars: The Last Jedi while you can! On top of that, check out awards darlings like Call Me By Your Name, Lady Bird, and The Shape of Water and blockbusters like Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle.

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Keep your items longer with Automatic Renewals

Date posted: February 15, 2018, 10:29 am

We are pleased to be joining the rest of the Central Library Consortium in instituting automatic renewals for Fairfield County District Library items.

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New Movies for February

Date posted: February 12, 2018, 3:13 pm

Check out all the awards favorites and summer blockbusters now available at your library including The Florida Project, The Handmaid’s Tale, Phantom Thread, Justice League, Ferdinand, I, Tonya, Molly’s Game, and more.

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Read, Learn, Connect Jan 13th.

Date posted: January 13, 2018, 10:14 am

Becky and Samantha talk about what’s new at the Library, the Martin Luther King Jr. Day closing, the library’s new mascot Millie the Fox, Disney World, storytime yoga class, snow emergencies and more!

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New January Music

Date posted: January 12, 2018, 2:21 pm

We’re starting off the year with a lot of great new music from artists like Bjork, Sam Smith, Tamar Braxton, Evanescence, Young Jeezy, and more.

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New Movies for a New Year!

Date posted: January 12, 2018, 2:16 pm

Start the year off right with new seasons of Homeland, The Goldbergs, Chicago Med, Timeless, and more. We also have great new movies like The Killing of a Sacred Deer, Jigsaw, Suburbicon, Geostorm, A Bad Moms Christmas, and Professor Marston and the Wonder Women.

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Read, Learn, Connect Jan. 6th

Date posted: January 6, 2018, 10:05 am

Becky and Samantha talk about goldfish, survival, cats, budgeting, paying bills, Dave Ramsey, personal finance, Hamiltunes, Martin Luther King Day closure, the Mock Caldecott and more!

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Read, Learn, Connect Dec. 30th

Date posted: December 30, 2017, 10:00 am

Becky and Samantha talk about the Winter Reading Program, Holiday hours, Garrett Players, the Third Floor, the Historical Room, storytimes in January, LeBron James, saying goodbye to Zinio, Hoopla, Gale Courses, and more!

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Read, Learn, Connect Dec. 23rd

Date posted: December 23, 2017, 10:00 am

Lea and Shannon talk about the Holiday closings, tablets and technology, ebooks, the Download Diva, STEAM, teen programs, Napolean Dynamite, the Peppermint Pig smashing, Elf on the Shelf, the Pajama Elves, caroling and more!

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Read, Learn, Connect Dec. 16th

Date posted: December 16, 2017, 10:00 am

Lea and Shannon talk about Launchpads, the layout in the Library, the Geneology room, exciting things happening in 2018, the Winter Reading program, Edward Scissorhands, the Teen Movie Club, the Grinch and more!

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December Movies! That are new!

Date posted: December 9, 2017, 1:47 pm

We bring you your monthly dose of new including the new seasons of Game of Thrones, Murdoch Mysteries, and Finding Your Roots and new movies like It, Your Name, Happy Death Day, The Snowman, Patti Cake$, Personal Shopper, Mother!, Marshall, Blade Runner 2049, and more!

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Read, Learn, Connect Dec 9th.

Date posted: December 9, 2017, 10:00 am

Lea and Shannon talk about personnel changes, the Friends tree auction, the Winter Reading program, the Dog Tales, ebooks, sponsors for the reading program, Melville Dewey’s birthday, the Dewey decimal system and more!

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Read, Learn, Connect Dec 2nd.

Date posted: December 1, 2017, 3:39 pm

Becky and Matthew talk about the Winter Festival, the Polar Express event for families with a craft for kids, health and wellness, branding and marketing, the Friends of the Library Christmas Tree auction and more!

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Read, Learn, Connect Nov 25th.

Date posted: December 1, 2017, 3:33 pm

Becky and Matthew talk about Small Business Saturday, Cyber Monday, the Outreach department, homebound services, the silent Christmas Tree auction, the Winter Reading Program and more!

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Read, Learn, Connect Nov 18th.

Date posted: December 1, 2017, 3:24 pm

Becky and Ron talk about the Garret Players Prelude to a Kiss, the Holiday parade, the silent Christmas Tree auction, Artist Receptions, 1000 Books Before Kindergarten, and other programs supported by the Friends of the Library!

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Read, Learn, Connect Nov 11th.

Date posted: December 1, 2017, 3:19 pm

Becky and Ron talk about the Garret Players Prelude to a Kiss, the Holiday parade, the silent Christmas Tree auction, Artist Receptions, 1000 Books Before Kindergarten, and other programs supported by the Friends of the Library!

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New Movies for November

Date posted: November 27, 2017, 1:12 pm

So many great movies and tv shows this month including Stronger, The Librarians Season 3, Landline, Kidnap, Gilmore Girls: A Year in the Life, Getting On Season 3, Fargo Season 3, The Defiant Ones, Despicable Me 3, Beach Rats, American Assassin, American Made, and more.

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New Holiday Movies!

Date posted: November 27, 2017, 1:10 pm

Are you in the mood for the holidays? Get all your latest holiday themed movies here!

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New November Music

Date posted: November 27, 2017, 1:09 pm

We have all the new music for your this month from The National to Darius Rucker, Marilyn Manson to Barenaked Ladies, Nine Inch Nails to Liam Gallagher, and more. See if you can find something you like!

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Friends of the Library Christmas Tree Silent Auction

Date posted: November 16, 2017, 8:56 am

Read, Learn, Connect Nov. 4th

Date posted: November 4, 2017, 10:30 am

Becky and Samantha talk about cats and diabetes, the Garrett Players, the best gift of all, the Wild Things, monsters, the five year plan, Launchpads, media consumption, millenials and more!

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Read, Learn, Connect Oct. 28th

Date posted: November 2, 2017, 2:32 pm

Becky and Samantha talk about Veteran’s Day, the Holiday Christmas Parade, the actual upcoming HOLIDAYS, the enchanted forest, the library survey, the Early Literacy Center, customer service, Deck the Halls and more!

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Read, Learn, Connect Oct 21st.

Date posted: October 21, 2017, 10:30 am

Marilyn and Lea talk about the Circleville Pumpkin Show, Thanksgiving, fall, the Holiday parade, volunteers, new Launchpads, the dirty thirty bike race supporting Lancaster City Schools, and more!Download

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Read, Learn, Connect Oct 7th.

Date posted: October 14, 2017, 10:00 am

Becky and Lea talk about Marilyn’s retirement party, Becky’s start as Library Director, fair week, Big Ben, the Eiffel Tower, our community survey, Chix with Stix, Gale Courses and more!

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Read, Learn, Connect Oct 14th.

Date posted: October 14, 2017, 10:00 am

Becky and Lea talk about the 1000 Books Before Kindergarten program, daily reading, memorization, Bremen’s early literacy center, the Peter Rabbit Story Garden, the Circleville Pumpkin Show and more! Download

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Read, Learn, Connect Sep 30th.

Date posted: October 12, 2017, 3:30 pm

Marilyn and Becky talk about Marilyn’s last show, retirement, and history at the Library, Becky’s start as the new library director, the Civil War and the American Revolution, the Andy Griffith show and more!

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Read, Learn, Connect Sep 23rd.

Date posted: October 12, 2017, 3:23 pm

Marilyn and Becky talk about Marilyns retirement, baseball, the first female presidential candidate, Garrett Players most recent performance, auditions, the United Way community care day, Library Card Sign Up month, fair tickets and more!

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October New Movies

Date posted: October 6, 2017, 5:08 pm

Movies! And some TV shows! All for you to place holds! Get your cards out for new seasons of Brooklyn Nine-Nine, Narcos, American Gods, and The Good Place, as well as movies like Good Time, Wind River, The Trip to Spain, and Logan Lucky. These and so many more can all be yours (for a week or two).

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Register to VOTE

Date posted: September 25, 2017, 1:41 pm

The office of the Secretary of State will be at the Fairfield County District Library to help Fairfield County residents sign up to vote either online or by paper.

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We Have More New Movies

Date posted: September 21, 2017, 12:27 pm

We’re adding a bunch of great movies! Atomic Blonde! War for the Planet of the Apes! Valerian! Spider-Man: Homecoming! Apple Tree Yard! See what you can find.

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Read, Learn, Connect Sep 16th

Date posted: September 16, 2017, 10:07 am

Marilyn and Lea talk about the Glass Menagerie with special guest John Hale, library card sign up month, updating your library card, food for fines, digital library content, and more! Download

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September Movies

Date posted: September 12, 2017, 4:21 pm

This month get great titles like Girls Trip, The Beguiled, Baby Driver, This Is Us Season 1, Transformers: The Last Knight, and plenty more.

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September Tunes

Date posted: September 12, 2017, 3:16 pm

The time has finally come. You can finally get your hands on new albums from Demi Lovato, Pink, Macklemore, Primus, Neil Young, Miley Cyrus, and Taylor Swift. We even have a few early Christmas albums in here.

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Read, Learn, Connect Sep 9th.

Date posted: September 9, 2017, 10:00 am

Marilyn and Lea talk about the upcoming Garrett Players production with John Hale, 1000 books before Kindergarten, the kids library card, Library Card Signup month, food for fines, fair booth volunteers and more! Download

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Food for Fines

Date posted: September 7, 2017, 12:01 pm

Receive $1.00 for every unexpired non-perishable food item brought to the Fairfield County District Library or any of its branches up to $10.00 during the month of September.

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Read, Learn, Connect Sep. 2nd

Date posted: September 2, 2017, 10:12 am

Marilyn and Becky talk about the Library board, Labor Day closings, 1000 books before Kindergarten, the Early Literacy Centers at Northwest and Bremen, the Garrett Players, Hamiltunes auditions and more!

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Read, Learn, Connect August 28th.

Date posted: August 28, 2017, 4:12 pm

Marilyn and Becky talk about retirements, new employees, Becky taking over as library director, Marilyn’s goodbye words, the Sweet Corn Festival and parade, donuts, Labor Day closings and more!

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Read, Learn, Connect Aug 19th.

Date posted: August 19, 2017, 10:59 am

Marilyn and Lea talk about the graphic novel collections, consumer health, rubber ducks, Star Trek, the Sweet Corn festival, the Libby app, Gale Courses, the Solar Eclipse, christmas movies, gremlins, country music and more!

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August Movies

Date posted: August 17, 2017, 5:59 pm

Wonder Woman is here! Get your hands on that as well as It Comes At Night, The House, Everything, Everything, The House, and more!

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New Music August

Date posted: August 17, 2017, 5:56 pm

So many options this month including Fall Out Boy, Lana Del Rey, Darius Rucker, Fifth Harmony, Bill Murray, Jack Johnson, and more.

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Read, Learn, Connect Aug 12th.

Date posted: August 12, 2017, 10:57 am

Marilyn and Lea talk about Hamilton, middle childrens day, National garage sale day, vinyl records making a comeback, Woodstock, Peep Art, Flash Mobs, Summer Reading program end, back to school jitters, the booksale and more!

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August Movies that are new!

Date posted: August 2, 2017, 2:48 pm

This month you can get your hands on the latest seasons of Veep and The Walking Dead as well as Alien: Covenant, Guardians of the Galaxy Vol 2, Wish Upon, the new Pirates of the Caribbean, The Mummy, Megan Leavey, and more!

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Music for August

Date posted: August 2, 2017, 10:00 am

New music for this month includes albums from Kesha, Broken Social Scene, Aimee Mann, Father John Misty, Brian McKnight, The New Pornographers, Queens of the Stone Age, Gorillaz, and many more.

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Read, Learn, Connect Jul 29th.

Date posted: July 29, 2017, 10:55 am

Marilyn and Samantha talk about the Bard at the Bank, chocolate tasting, Science Summer Camp, the Peter Rabbit Garden, zucchini and other vegetables, the Gale courses, bike safety and more!

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Read, Learn, Connect July 22nd.

Date posted: July 22, 2017, 10:49 am

Marilyn and Samantha talk about Stump the Librarian, the Art Walk flash mob, the Beach Boys, Festival Fair Day, the Mavericks, the Summer Reading program, computer classes and more!

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Playaway Launchpads

Date posted: February 17, 2017, 2:13 pm

Introducing Playaway Launchpad – the kids only learning tablet that both kids and adults will love.

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Peter Rabbit Storybook Garden

Date posted: October 5, 2016, 11:58 am

Hoopla Digital

Date posted: January 19, 2016, 12:37 pm

The Fairfield County District Library is proud to offer you the Hoopla Digital service!  3-Step Sign-Up Download the App or go to Hoopla Digital. Log in with your library card. Borrow free digital movies, music, eBooks and more with no late fees! Each patron is currently allowed 8 checkouts per month, with the Library having a daily…
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Donate to the Library with Amazon

Date posted: July 9, 2015, 2:32 pm

Want an easy way to help the library? If you use Amazon, by accessing it through this link you can sign up and Amazon will donate a portion of your purchase to the Friends of the Library! It’s the same Amazon you’d get through Amazon.com, Amazon Smile just lets you easily contribute to a cause…
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Dog Tales, now by appointment!

Date posted: February 18, 2015, 12:35 pm

Dog Tales is now by appointment! The new format for this program will be a twenty minute block of time where a child can read one-on-one with our canine volunteers and their owners. This change will enhance the benefit to literacy skills for beginning readers. Reading one-on-one will give struggling readers a chance to practice their skills in a supportive, non-judgmental environment.

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Free Technology Classes

Date posted: January 30, 2015, 1:02 pm

You can book a librarian for a computer class or to learn how to download digital book to your mobile device here at the library. Learn in a relaxed 45-minute to one hour session at your own pace.

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Teen iPads and Teen Room

Date posted: January 30, 2015, 1:00 pm

Teens can check out ipads for use in the Teen Room here at the Main Library! The iPads are loaded with a bunch of great apps like Khan Academy, Badland, Angry Birds, Temple Run, Math vs Zombies, NASA, Spotify, and more.

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Adaptive Toys

Date posted: January 29, 2015, 2:02 pm

Adaptive toys are toys that are either made especially for children with special needs, or are “off the shelf” toys that are adapted to meet the needs of children with disabilities.

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Day Care Kits

Date posted: January 28, 2015, 11:55 am

Day care theme kits are available here at the library on topics such as adoption, feelings, dinosaurs, pets, and more.  Each kit contains 10-12 preselected items related to a particular theme appropriate for use with preschool-aged children.

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1000 Books Before Kindergarten

Date posted: January 26, 2015, 4:10 pm

1000 Books Before Kindergarten encourages parents to read 1000 books with their preschool-aged children before they go off to kindergarten.

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Hold It!

Date posted: December 11, 2014, 12:26 pm