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Miranda Ericsson thinks everyone should read Station Eleven. Listen in on the discussion to see if our hosts agree.
When Thomas Fox Averill talks short stories, we sit up and listen.
Ever hear of Sir George Cayley born 1773 or Perry Pilcher or even Otto Lilienthal who wanted to make gliding a widespread hobby? All of these men in one way contributed to the invention of the Wright Brothers eureka moment when finally everything came together for a successful flight.
Here are five books the critics are buzzing about. I bet all of them are destined for the bestseller lists. Get your holds now!
A few months ago, we asked you to name your favorite movies and this is what you said.
After attending one of these events, continue to learn and have fun by checking out related items from the library’s collection.
The image of the Princess Bride is a little outdated and maybe it’s time to let go of the Bridezilla stereotype.
This is the first Christmas after the Great War, and at Foxwood Hall Phoebe Renshaw and her family are celebrating the holiday and trying to forget the painful memories from the war. Unfortunately, the holiday gathering is shattered when the Marquis of Allerton disappears and then his finger is discovered in a gift for the lady’s maid, Eva Huntford.
Start off your reading year on the edge of your seat with these books of murder, mayhem and intrigue.
Waman was a young man full of hope, but his dreams for the future were abruptly changed when he was kidnapped by Spanish Conquistador Francisco Pizarro. The Spaniard’s desire for gold led him to the shores of the Inca Empire, and he needs an interpreter, so Waman is forced…
Over the next couple of weeks the strains of “Sweet Georgia Brown” will fill the Expocentre as the Harlem Globetrotters take the court. Children will make crafts and learn about Kansas history as they celebrate Kansas Day at the Kansas State Historical Society. And a play that examines issues of racism during the 1960’s will […]