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Posted on: June 10, 2020

Online Story Time

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Story time is an introduction to the magic of books and reading. Join IPL Children’s Librarian for Online Story Time on Facebook Live every Thursday morning. Have fun with rhymes, stories, and movements!

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Posted on: June 10, 2020

Desserts in the Air Fryer

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Ready to take your air fryer to the next level? Join Dan Lake and the Independence Public Library on Thursday, August 27 at 6:30 PM to discover new ways to use your air fryer!  Dan will talk about different desserts to make in your air fryer and ...

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Posted on: June 10, 2020

Book Discussion*

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Interested in conversation and interaction? Join the Independence Public Library to discuss Nothing to See Here by Kevin Wilson. Join us in-person on Monday, August 24 at 6:30 PM and share your thoughts around this fantastical novel!

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Posted on: June 10, 2020

Dungeons and Dragons*

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This legendary, fantastical role-playing game is centered in worlds of swords and sorcery. Join together in small groups on Sunday, August 23rd from 12:30 - 4:30 PM (50 minute sessions) to solve puzzles and combat monsters while exploring dark dungeons, r...

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Posted on: June 10, 2020

Writer’s Group*

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The Independence Area Writer’s Group provides a community for writers to share their works and encourage one another.  Join us in-person on Thursday, August 13 from 6-8 PM as we share what we’ve written since February and how ...

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Posted on: June 10, 2020

Microwave Desserts

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Eat your dessert first and learn how to utilize your microwave for an easy sweet treat! Join Lizzie Lake and the Independence Public Library on Tuesday, August 18 at 6:30 PM as we explore some new ways to make dessert. 

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Posted on: June 10, 2020

Maker Mondays

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Join the library for these family-friendly craft programs on Monday, August 10th and 24th at 10:30 am! Pick up a craft kit at the circulation desk and follow along as we create something bright and cheerful. 

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Posted on: June 10, 2020

Minecraft Online at Home**

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Join TJ from Network Nirvana for some online gaming from your home on Friday, August 7th and 21st from 1-4 PM. This program will be part of an Ancient Egyptian world. So many new activities to explore, including more vaults to defeat!

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Posted on: June 10, 2020

Library Reopens June 29 with Restrictions!

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FAQ about Reopening  June 29, 2020 (Download PDF here)

The library plans to open the doors on June 29 for patrons to browse and checkout, use computers, print, copy, fax, and to use the study rooms. The Community Room and Flutterby Cove will not b...

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Curbside Pick Up

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The library is offering curbside service only on Fridays from 2-6 PM beginning the week of June 29th. You are welcome to return library materials to our drive-up book and AV drops. 

Reservation/Pick Up of books, DVDs, audiobooksThe library will ma...

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