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Note to Shelf: January 2021 Edition

We recognize that 2020 was a challenging year for the majority of us. Yet in the midst of it all, there were silver linings to be found. For instance, this past year has given many of us the opportunity to learn the benefits of technology. Some of us have become proficient with virtual meetings, others have enjoyed online programming fun, and many have become experts at downloading an e-Book or e- ...

  • Last Updated 10 months ago
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Note to Shelf: February 2021 Edition

For a short month, February is celebrated for many things. It is Black History Month, Library Lovers Month, and National Cancer Prevention Month. We celebrate Valentine’s Day on February 14th, President's Day on February 15th, and February 12th ushers in the Lunar New Year, the year of the ox. Carter G. Woodson’s efforts to recognize the achievements of Black Americans in 1926 laid the ground w ...

  • Last Updated 9 months ago
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Note to Shelf: March 2021 Edition

March awakens our senses to the splendor of the natural world around us. We experience longer days once the clock springs forward on March 14th. We hear the morning sounds of birds chirping and nesting. We see the first crocus popping up on lawns around our neighborhoods, and the daffodils making an entrance, even if the ground is still sprinkled with snow. We feel the cold winds of early March g ...

  • Last Updated 8 months ago
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Great Darien Road Trip: Books About Someone Different Than You

Looking for a book about someone who looks or lives differently than you to complete your challenge? Try one of these librarian recommendations!

  • Last Updated 5 months ago
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Note to Shelf: June 2021 Edition

Hooray! The official start of summer is less than a week away! What a wonderful time of year to immerse yourself in a great book while taking a real or **[virtual road trip](https://dar.to/3vfuJvr)**. As the world slowly reopens, we can savor the warmer weather, reunite with friends and family, and have some fun in the great outdoors. No matter if you are traveling far or staying close to home, yo ...

  • Last Updated 5 months ago
  • (12 items)

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