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Date
Tuesday, July 29, 2014
Time
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Description
Bring a lunch and join us for a series of one-hour films. Light refreshments will be served.
Location
Ewbank Meeting Room 1 and 2 with Kitchen
Library
Lawrenceburg Public Library

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Date
Tuesday, July 29, 2014
Time
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Description
Movies and Munchies Movies on the big screen with refreshments provided by the Friends of the Library.
Location
Ewbank Meeting Room 1 and 2 with Kitchen
Library
Lawrenceburg Public Library

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Date
Saturday, August 02, 2014
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Warning: disgusting science experiments! Beware the stench! All things smelly, moldy, and gross will be tested.
Location
Dunevant Meeting Room 1 and 2 (Full Room)
Library
North Dearborn Branch

Title
Date
Saturday, August 02, 2014
Time
2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Description
Warning: disgusting science experiments! Beware the stench! All things smelly, moldy, and gross will be tested.
Location
Ewbank Meeting Room 1 and 2 with Kitchen
Library
Lawrenceburg Public Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, August 05, 2014
Time
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Description
Bring a lunch and listen in as Dan Toon reads from Crime Through Time II by Bill Doyle. Bestselling mystery authors Miriam Grace Monfredo and Sharan Newman present Crime Through Time II--featuring original historical mysteries by Robert Barnard, Jan Burke, Michael Coney, Dianne Day, Carole Nelson Douglas, Elizabeth Foxwell, Edward D. Hoch, Nancy Kress, Gillian Linscott, Edward Marston, Miriam Grace Monfredo, Maam Nyers, Sharon Newman, Anne Perry, John Maddox Roberts, Laura Joh Rowland, Walter Satterthwait, Sarah Smith, and William Wu. Light refreshments served.
Location
Depot Meeting Room
Library
Lawrenceburg Public Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, August 05, 2014
Time
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Description
Learn about the history of the Oxbow Lake in Lawrenceburg. Oxbow Inc. President Jon Seymour will give a presentation on the lake and his organization’s efforts to preserve it.

Location
Dunevant Meeting Room 1 and 2 (Full Room)
Library
North Dearborn Branch

Title
Date
Saturday, August 09, 2014
Time
2:00 PM - 3:15 PM
Description
Come hang out for our monthly Lego Mania Club! Bring your Legos and take on our themed challenges to take home the glory!
Location
Ewbank Meeting Room 1 and 2 with Kitchen
Library
Lawrenceburg Public Library

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Date
Monday, August 11, 2014
Time
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Enjoy playing Wii with your friends? Have a favorite board game? Come hang out with us, we'll have games, snacks and fun!
Location
Ewbank Meeting Room 1 and 2 with Kitchen
Library
Lawrenceburg Public Library

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Title
A door Near here
Author
Heather Quarles
Review
A great story about a strong close family during a hard time.  Reserve a copy!
ISBN
0385325959
Rating
3
Age Level
Teen
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Title
A Picnic in October
Author
Eve Bunting
Review
Young Tony, along with three generations of Italian Americans visit the Statue of Liberty every year on October 28th. Why do they do this? Tony balks at first until he understands what the statue means to his grandparents.  Reserve a copy!
ISBN
0152016562
Rating
4
Reviewer's Name
Linda
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Title
My Sisters Keeper
Author
Jodi Picoult
Review
This book, well is really captivating. I loved the story line. I would read it for hours just trying to see what would happen next. I think this book is great for teenagers, or siblings. It just shows you how far a family will go for one another. Or how not so far they will.  Reserve a copy!
ISBN
9781439163856
Rating
5
Reviewer's Name
Shelby Leveritt
Age Level
Teen
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Title
Prince Caspian
Author
C.S. Lewis
Review
Nearly as good as the movie. A book that should be read by all   Reserve a copy!
ISBN
0064471055
Rating
4
Reviewer's Name
Paige
Age Level
Elementary
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Title
The Hunger Games
Author
Suzanne Collins
Review
"Every year in the ruins of North America, 24 teens are forced to enter the Hunger Games. Only one winner survives. Every moment is televised." Reality TV - how far is too far? Governments have been using hunger and food as a power tool for centuries and that will probably never change. This is a thought provoking look at a future North America where the government uses food and the threat of killing our children in order to keep peace. A word of warning, this is not a book for the light-hearted as there is graphic teen on teen violence.   Reserve a copy!
ISBN
9780439023498
Rating
5
Reviewer's Name
Sheila
Age Level
Teen
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