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The Inkberg Enigma by Jonathan King

By: Goodreads.com

Miro and Sia live in Aurora, a fishing town nestled in the shadow of an ancient castle. Miro lives in his books; Sia is never without her camera. The day they meet, they uncover a secret. The fishing works, the castle, and the town council are all linked to an ill-fated 1930s Antarctic expedition. But

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Pity Party by Kathleen Lane

pity party text with an animated image of a cloud raining, rainbow, and flower By: Goodreads.com

Dear weird toes, crooked nose, stressed out, left out, freaked out Dear missing parts, broken hearts, picked-on, passed up, misunderstood, Dear everyone, you are cordially invited, come as you are, this party’s for you Welcome to Pity Party, where the social anxieties that plague us all are twisted into funny, deeply resonant, and ultimately reassuring

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Where We Read

image of woman reading a newspaper in the glow of a fire By: Tom Malinowski, Middle School Librarian

Everyone talks about the importance of reading. As a librarian, of course I applaud reading! Reading Lowers blood pressure  Increases vocabulary and comprehension Inspires creativity  But sometimes, even with a good book, I just can’t get into reading. Where I’m reading could be hindering me. I don’t have a fireplace in my apartment, but when

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Flash Facts by Sholly Fisch

Flash Facts book cover with image of character The Flash By: DCCOMICS.com

Have you ever wondered what’s at the bottom of the sea? Why polar ice melts? Or which tools forensic scientists use to solve a crime? Well look no further! Everyone’s favorite Scarlet Speedster is here to answer all your burning questions! Barry Allen, with the help of some of his close friends, will take readers

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Programs

  • Friends Used Book Sale
    Saturday, May 15, 2021 9:00 am to 2:00 pm
    Basement - Friends Area
    Purchase quality, gently-used books at discount prices from the Friends of the Library (FoL). Limited Admission: 20 people at a time. Attendees may line up in the lobby and can be...
  • Potholders
    Saturday, May 15, 2021 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm
    Virtual Program
    Using a potholder loom and loops, create your own potholder with live help. For grades 3-6.
  • Graphic Novel Crew
    Wednesday, May 19, 2021 4:00 pm to 4:30 pm
    Virtual Program
  • The Brothers Grimm: A Walking Play!
    Saturday, May 22, 2021 2:00 pm to 2:45 pm
    Library Parking Lot
    Inkwell Arts & Learning present The Brothers Grimm in an interactive, hilarious, and educational journey through some of their favorite stories! Each tale takes place at a different outdoor location,...
  • Take It, Make It, Show It!
    Tuesday, May 25, 2021 12:00 am to 12:00 am
    Virtual Program
    School is out (or close to it)! Get excited for GEPL’s Read to Color Your World: Summer Reading Challenge by designing a creative bookmark using the funky tape, ribbon, and...
  • Paint Like Frida
    Thursday, June 3, 2021 7:00 pm to 8:00 pm
    Virtual Program
    Christine Thornton of Hello Art Studio will guide you through a creative project and provide tips to help you paint like Frida Kahlo! An activity kit is available for pickup at the...
  • Fix-A-Flat and Basic Maintenance Bicycle Clinic
    Saturday, June 5, 2021 9:00 am to 10:00 am
    Library Parking Lot
  • 2021 Summer Reading
    Monday, June 7, 2021 12:00 am to 12:00 am
    Virtual Program
    Read to Color Your World
  • Stories & Songs of African People with Shanta Nurullah
    Monday, June 14, 2021 12:00 am to 12:00 am
    Virtual Program
  • Frozen Custard (Safely) Social
    Monday, June 14, 2021 1:30 pm to 6:00 pm
    Library Parking Lot
    The library will celebrate its 15th Annual Frozen Custard Social by distributing coupons for a free frozen custard treat from Andy's Frozen Custard in the library parking lot while supplies last....
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