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Colorful shapes surround the words: Summer Reading for Kids
May 13, 2022 News & Updates

Announcing the 2022 Teen Art Contest Winners

Drumroll, please ...
Woman wearing glasses stands next to stacks of young adult novels in English and Spanish
April 22, 2022 News & Updates

Developing Spanish Collections for Incarcerated Adults and At-Risk Youth

We’re committed to serving patrons at the county jail, juvenile shelter and corrections center.
April 20, 2022 Programs & Events

Join in the Multicultural Celebration of Children's Day/Book Day

El Día de los Niños/El Día de los Libros is also known as Día.
Woman wearing a green dress and a mask holds up the board game Clue in front of a game display.
March 29, 2022 Staff

Too Much Fun

At age 19, Kristen Thorp stumbled into her first library gig and enjoyed it so much, she never looked back. Today she's still having fun – as the director of West Slope Library.
Woman wearing glasses and a mask, holds up a children's book about soccer.
March 21, 2022 Staff

Bringing a Passion for Social Work and Different Cultures to Youth Services

Jovanna Sardineta Cotero, Bilingual Youth Services Library Assistant, discusses her favorite part of the job, an exciting new book from a beloved author and a woman she admires.
Woman holding up a copy of Mary Berry Cooks the Perfect Step by Step in front of a bookshelf
March 17, 2022 Cardholder Resources

The Best-Kept Library Secret

Once you try this service, you’ll be hooked.
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March 15, 2022 News & Updates

More Than 16,000 Students Receive Library Cards

Plus, we renewed cards for another 46,900 students. Watch for yours in the mail and start using it immediately.
Librarian standing in front of book display
March 14, 2022 Staff

'Libraries Are at the Heart of Everything I Love'

Adult Services Librarian, Thea Hart, shares what inspired her career path, a must-read feminist author and some of her favorite places to go birding in Washington County.
Two kids reading on the floor of a library
February 2, 2022 Catalog

Top 21 Titles of 2021: Children’s Fiction

Some series have serious staying power.
Collage of book covers featuring popular young adult novels
January 25, 2022 Catalog

Top 21 Titles of 2021: Young Adult Fiction

Friendship and loyalty, secrets and lies, tragedy and hope. There’s a lot to love about YA novels. Here, the books patrons devoured last year.