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January 2012 Featured Article

Celebrating The Snowy Day by Ezra Jack Keats     It’s time to turn our view to the future and get used to writing 2012; so what better way to start off the new year than by taking a look … Continue reading

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December Book Reviews, Part 2

The White Giraffe by Lauren St John From Miss Katie at Madison Martine is sent to live with her Grandmother when her parents are killed in a fire, and this isn’t that unusual; but what IS unusual is that Grandmother … Continue reading

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December Book Reviews, Part 1

Ramona the Pest by Beverly Cleary From Miss Katie at Madison As a young girl, I adored Ramona.  She was always trying her hardest, yet it seemed she never really got the results she wanted.  There are several books about … Continue reading

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Give the gift of reading this holiday season

  The holiday season is rapidly approaching – lights are being strung, dinners and get – togethers are being planned, and lists are being made (things to do, people to see, and much more!) With all of that running around … Continue reading

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October 2011 Featured Article

eBooks, Hooray! Technology is great when you can understand how to use it and how it can work for you.  While audiobooks are certainly nothing new, the popularity of eBooks and eReaders is growing rapidly, thanks to innovations in technology.  … Continue reading

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Pardon Our Dust…

So things look a little different around here.  You’ll have to excuse our new look, but we’re in the process of a complete new ‘do and this new palette and layout are part of the site revamp.  Over the next … Continue reading

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We’re Branching Out

…into new media!  It’s all very exciting for us in the Services for Children Department because we’re finding new ways to let everyone see how fun it is for kids and families at the library! And maybe I’m a little … Continue reading

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Changes, Changes…

As you’ve probably noticed, the M/RCPL website (http://www.mrcpl.org) has had a bit of a face-lift. A new look, better content organization, the ability to pay your fines online…all kinds of new things have happened! That being said, the Services for … Continue reading

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