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Dr. Eve L. Ewing with Ghosts in the Schoolyard and 1919

Meet Dr. Eve L. Ewing, then join the discussion

Join us in March for three virtual programs centered on the work of Educational Sociologist Dr. Eve L. Ewing, award-winning author and assistant professor at the University of Chicago School ...
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/ Authors & Books, We Suggest
Book covers

We suggest: New(ish) fiction titles

By Collection Management Librarian Dontaná McPherson-Joseph We miss talking books with you, especially now that the deep winter has set in. But don't worry, we've still got some excellent reads ...
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Football on TV

We suggest: Rashmi’s favorite sports films

If you're missing football now that the Super Bowl is over, get your sports fix with these films recommended by Adult Services Librarian Rashmi! Rashmi's favorite sports films The top ...
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/ Arts & Culture, We Suggest
Romance book covers

We suggest: Cover stories: Black romance novels

By Collection Management Librarian Dontaná McPherson-Joseph Romance is in the air! It's almost Valentine's Day and what better way to celebrate than with romance novels?! Romance novel covers come in ...
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Caste book cover on a phone screen

‘Caste’: Waiting for it? Loved it? Try these titles!

By Collection Management Librarian Kathy Sexton I love how much our community uses the library. Sometimes that means waiting for the hottest titles. Don’t fret! I can help you find ...
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Black History Month

Recognizing Black History Month with books, programs, online resources & more

Your public library is here to connect you with books, virtual programs, online resources, and learning experiences that celebrate Black history and culture all year long. On this page, you ...
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Anxious People book cover on tablet

‘Anxious People’: Waiting for it? Loved it? Try these titles!

By Collection Management Librarian Kathy Sexton I love how much our community uses the library. Sometimes that means waiting for the hottest titles. Don’t fret! I can help you find ...
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White House

Inauguration Day is January 20

On Wednesday, January 20, Joseph R. Biden Jr. and Kamala Harris will be inaugurated as the president and vice president of the United States. Coverage of the inaugural ceremonies kicks ...
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/ Civic Learning, We Suggest

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