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Unwind Over the Holidays
Take time to relax and enjoy a festive holiday program at the Library. Attend the Holiday Strings performances on December 3, 5 or 11 at 6:30 PM at Woodbourne Library. Then, on December 11 at 11 AM, come to our Holiday Sing-Along at Centerville Library to put you in the holiday spirit. Or checkout a holiday movie to watch while you wrap those gifts!
Affordable Care Act Information
Attend one of two informational programs on the new Affordable Care Act. Certified application counselors will be on hand December 10 and January 22 from 5-8:30 PM at Centerville Library. Canít attend? Review our Affordable Care Act Research Guide to access print and online resources to help you learn more about the national healthcare marketplace and insurance options available.
The Library will be closed on December 24 and 25 so our staff can enjoy the holiday with their families. The Library will close at 5 PM on December 31 and be closed on New Yearís Day.
Erma Competition Opens Soon
Capture the essence of Erma's writings and you could win $500! Enter the 2014 Erma Bombeck Writing Competition by submitting your previously unpublished humor or human interest story of 450 words or less. Winners also score free registration to the University of Daytonís Erma Bombeck Writers' Workshop. Contest open to online entries beginning January 6, 2014. $15 entry fee is required.
Participate in the 2014 Big Read by joining other local residents in reading Wild by Cheryl Strayed. In the Spring of 2014, there will be multiple opportunities to discuss the book with other participants.
Celebrate the Best of American Literature!
The National Book Awards have been announced. Learn more about the NBA Winners and place your copy on hold today!
Fiction Winner: The Good Lord Bird by James McBride.
Nonfiction Winner: The Unwinding: An Inner History of the New America by George Packer.