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Tuesday, December 13, 2016
Want to learn how to invest smarter? Looking for reliable, unbiased information? BCLS is ready to help! Whether you’re a beginning investor or a veteran, Value Line can position you for financial success quickly and easily by delivering information to help you make better informed decisions. Good...
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Monday, December 12, 2016
Too cold to venture out?  Wondering what to read?  Try curling up indoors with a magical mystery: The Invisible Library! With secret societies, mythical creatures and time-travel, The Invisible Library is the perfect novel to get wrapped up in this winter. Be sure to read book two, The Masked City...
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Thursday, December 8, 2016
'Tis the season to pack up the kids and take a drive to visit relatives for the holidays, or on a fun family adventure during the winter break from school. But let’s face it, any amount of time spent in the car during the holiday season can be stressful, especially with kids as passengers. To help...
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Thursday, December 8, 2016
Denzel Washington recently reconnected with his childhood librarian on her 99th birthday while promoting his newest film, Fences. The Academy Award winning actor used to live across the street from the Mount Vernon Public Library and Miss Connie still remembers the first time he came over to ask...
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Wednesday, December 7, 2016
This year marks the 75th anniversary of the Japanese surprise attack on the Pearl Harbor Naval Station in Honolulu, Hawaii, which took place Dec. 7, 1941. During the two-hour assault, 2,403 U.S. citizens were killed and 1,178 were injured. Canada declared war on Japan hours after the attack (the...
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Tuesday, December 6, 2016
Award season is right around the corner, and we’re not talking about the Oscars and the Golden Globes. We’re talking about the ALA Youth Media Awards! Each year the American Library Association honors books, videos, and other outstanding material for children and teens. Two of the most sought-after...
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Monday, December 5, 2016
Today marks the 115th birthday of Walt Disney, who began entertaining generations through animation in the early 1920s. He created one of the most enduring characters in all of popular culture, Mickey Mouse, in 1928. And after his animated short Flowers and Trees was awarded the first Oscar ever...
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Sunday, December 4, 2016
Got the travel bug? Explore our fascinating world with some exciting travel books that will take you on new adventures. Whether you’re visiting a new city, region, or country, traveling has an uncanny ability to take you out of your comfort zone – in the best way possible! Learning about other...
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Friday, December 2, 2016
It’s that time of year when we make lists, hit the holiday sales and attend parties, gifts in hand. The 2016 gift-giving season has officially arrived! During this busy time of year, how do we slow down and teach children the importance of giving back? Why not take a break from the hustle and...
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Thursday, December 1, 2016
Did you know you can use your computer, tablet, or mobile phone to stream animated, talking picture books at the click of a button? TumbleBooks teach kids the joy of reading in a format they'll love, and they’re available on the BCLS website. TumbleBooks are created by taking existing picture...

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