Posted on: July 21, 2017

What did you think? Summer Reading 2017

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We would like to get your ideas and feedback about the 2017 Summer Reading Program.  Please take our short survey if you participated in the reading, events, or both.  The library will use this information to plan and improve next summer...

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Posted on: July 19, 2017

iPad: Pictures

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People are taking more photos and videos than ever- and, as photo collections grow, so  does the desire to do something with them.

Join Judd Taylor from Independence Light and Power, Telecommunications at the Independence Public Library as he disc...

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Posted on: July 19, 2017

Linked In Class

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The Independence Public Library will offer a Linked In class from 6:30-8:00 pm in the Community Room. 

Ryan Decker from Independence Light and Power, Telecommunications will share information about this professional social networking site that is ...

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Posted on: July 17, 2017

Growing Together: Urban Tree Selection

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The Buchanan County Master Gardeners are partnering with the Independence Public Library to offer three free educational programs as part of the Master Gardener 2017 Summer Webinar Series. 

The first program, Urban Tree Selection, will be held at ...

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Posted on: July 14, 2017

Spa Day

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Students in grades 6-12 are welcome to participate in the Spa Day as part of the Independence Public Library’s Summer Reading Program.

Participants are asked to meet in the Community Room at 1:00 pm to learn to make soap, body butter, or lip balm...

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Posted on: July 13, 2017

One Book One Independence 2018

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Independence Public Library launched the community reading campaign, One Book One Independence (OBOI), two years ago and is looking forward to a third OBOI in 2018. Through reading, events, discussions, performances and exhibits; One Book One Independence...

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Posted on: July 12, 2017

IPL Book Discussion

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Author Ann Patchett’s award winning, New York Times bestselling Bel Canto will be the topic of the book discussion at the Independence Public Library this month. 

The novel balances themes of love and crisis as disparate characters learn...

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Posted on: July 10, 2017

Job Openings at the Library!

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Two Part-time library assistant positions available for responsible individuals with evening/weekend/day availability (approximately 16-20 hours/week).

A good attitude plus people and technology skills needed. Job application and description available duri...

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Posted on: July 19, 2017

Engineering Recycled Racers

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Kids can become engineers for the day and discover that they can engineer toy cars from materials that would be thrown away. During this all-day workshop, participants will get rolling and design their racer, share information about their goal, and engine...

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Posted on: July 6, 2017

Garbage Pickup Changes

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Starting on July 10, 2017, garbage pickups will be on new days.  The west side of town will be picked up on Mondays and the east side of town will be on Wednesdays.  Please click on Additional Info to see a map of the new schedule pickup...

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Posted on: July 6, 2017

Recycling Pickup Changes

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Starting on July 10, 2017, recycling will be picked up on either Mondays or Wednesdays.  Please click on Additional Info to see the map of the new schedule pickups days for the City of Independence.

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