Emergency Preparedness Month

September is Emergency Preparedness Month.  With winter weather looming, now is a good time to stock up on batteries, locate your flashlights, and create an emergency kit complete with water, canned goods, and medications.  Don’t wait for those crazy lines at the grocery stores!  And don’t forget to plan for your pets and check your […]

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New MP3’s to check out

The Court Dancer: Based on the remarkable true story of an orphan who would fall under the affections of the Empress and become a jewel in the late Joseon Court. When a novice French diplomat arrives for an audience with the Emperor, he is enraptured by the Joseon Dynasty’s magnificent culture, then at its zenith. […]

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River of Darkness by Rennie Airth

In this compelling historical novel, a terrifying tragedy strikes a small English village:  five people are found dead in a stately manor home.  Four have been efficiently executed with a bayonet while the fifth is killed in an extremely gruesome manner.  The family’s young daughter is found cowering under her bed, unable to speak, yet […]

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Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month!

Hispanic Heritage Month starts on September 15th! Did you know that almost 20% of Haverhill residents identify as Hispanic? Join us in celebrating the rich heritage of Hispanic culture by checking out one of these books recently added to the collection: Diego Rivera: The Complete Murals by Luis-Martin Rivera. This beautiful art book contains all […]

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International Literacy Day is September 8th!

“Literacy is the best remedy” Since 1967, International Literacy Day celebrations have taken place annually around the world to remind the public of the importance of literacy as a matter of dignity and human rights, and to advance the literacy plan towards a more literate and sustainable society. United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization […]

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