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Learn About Juneteenth

On June 19, 1865, federal troops arrived in Galveston, Texas to take control of the state and ensure that all enslaved people be freed, despite this event taking place two and a half years after the Emancipation Proclamation of 1863.… Continue Reading…

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Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month

Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month recognizes the contributions and influence of Asian Americans and Pacific Islander Americans to the history, culture, and achievements of the United States. You can learn more and explore some wonderful resources with this… Continue Reading…

News and Information, Sustainability

Happy Earth Day!

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Earth Day has been a recognized event since 1970. The theme of Earth Day 2022 is “Invest in Our Planet“. You can learn more about the impact of Earth Day, as well as ways to celebrate the Earth every day… Continue Reading…

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Brainfuse: Resume Reboot Workshop

Brainfuse is hosting a Resume Reboot Workshop with Ashley Watkins, a certified resume expert, on April 21, 2022 at 5pm. Registration is required for all participants. Brainfuse has several aspects that make it a wonderful resource for tutoring, job searches,… Continue Reading…

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Check Out our Lindenhurst Digital Photo Collection!

You can now explore images from Lindenhurst History on our Between the Shelves Blog! Explore the people, places, and history that has made Lindenhurst what it is today. Just click on the ‘Lindenhurst Digital Photo Collection’ tab at the top… Continue Reading…

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Start A Garden With Your Library Card!

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If you’re planning on starting a garden this spring, stop by the library beginning March 15, where once again there will be seed bundles to grow herbs and vegetables, as well as special Bee-way Builders! In addition to the seeds,… Continue Reading…

Digital Services, News and Information, Programs

English as a Second Language

We are a country of immigrants. Whether your ancestors have been here for generations, or you have only been to the United States of America for a short time the library has classes and reading material for you! Our library… Continue Reading…

Digital Services, History, News and Information

Black History Month

The month of February is dedicated to honoring the generations of African Americans who contributed to the history and culture of the United States. All month long, we will be sharing book recommendations, resources, and programs that celebrate Black voices.… Continue Reading…

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November is Native American Heritage Month

November is National Native American Heritage Month and there are plenty of ways to learn, celebrate and honor the lives and culture of Native Americans from the past, present and future. To learn more about the history of this month… Continue Reading…

News and Information, Pop Culture, Reading

Banned Books Week 2021

Since 1982, Banned Books Week has been an event that brings the book community together to celebrate the freedom to read, and the ability to seek and express ideas. It also provides an opportunity to reflect on past and current… Continue Reading…

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