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Date
Thursday, March 05, 2015
Time
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
ALL IN is designed to encourage adults with intellectual/developmental difficulties and their families and caregivers to feel comfortable navigating the library and communicating with staff. March feature topic: Cherry Blossoms
Location
Dunevant Meeting Room 1 and 2 (Full Room)
Library
North Dearborn Branch

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Date
Thursday, March 05, 2015
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Story time for toddlers and their parents/caregivers. They will experience books, fingerplays, games and music. Early Literacy is shared via 3x5 cards.
Location
Ewbank Meeting Room 1 and 2 with Kitchen
Library
Lawrenceburg Public Library

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Date
Thursday, March 05, 2015
Time
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Story time for preschoolers and their parents/caregivers. They will experience books, fingerplays, games and music. Early Literacy information is shared via 3x5 handouts
Location
Ewbank Meeting Room 1 and 2 with Kitchen
Library
Lawrenceburg Public Library

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Saturday, March 07, 2015
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Happy birthday, Dr. Seuss! Enjoy a Seussical day of fun and stories for the whole family. Dress up like your favorite Seuss character if you like. We’ll also play a Seussified game of Bingo with prizes!
Location
Dunevant Meeting Room 1 and 2 (Full Room)
Library
North Dearborn Branch

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Date
Saturday, March 07, 2015
Time
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
U.S. Migration
Location
Genealogy Room
Library
Lawrenceburg Public Library

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Date
Saturday, March 07, 2015
Time
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Learn Skills. Be Awesome. DIY is the best way for kids to learn new skills, meet others who share the same passions, and generally be awesome. We'll be using DIY to explore new subjects while practicing skills and the best part is you can learn new skills at home and share them with us every month. Keep a portfolio of everything you do online and/or in a cool notebook. Collect virtual badges on the web and physical ones at each program! Learn more at DIY.org
Location
Ewbank Meeting Room 1 and 2 with Kitchen
Library
Lawrenceburg Public Library

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Date
Saturday, March 07, 2015
Time
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Description
From fast, high-energy jigs and reels to captivating airs, ballads and upbeat songs, Emily Ann Thompson's performance is lively, passionate, and homegrown with an American flare. Drawing from a wide variety of world music styles, Emily Ann plays traditional Irish, Scottish, and Canadian fiddle tunes in a fresh and original style. She also sings in English and Irish Gaelic, plays piano, and adds banjo, foot percussion, and Irish dance. Emily’s husband, Kelly, joins her on guitar, percussion, and vocals.
Library
Lawrenceburg Public Library

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Date
Saturday, March 07, 2015
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Genealogy Specialists Joyce and Cassie invite you to attend a monthly program that provides tips and guidance for those beginning or advancing their genealogical research. All sessions take place in the Genealogy/Local History Room of the Lawrenceburg Public Library. Club meets 2-3 PM on the first Saturday of the month. See you there!
Library
Lawrenceburg Public Library

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Monday, March 09, 2015
Time
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Enjoy playing Wii with your friends? Have a favorite board game? We play Munchkin, Fluxx, Chess and more! 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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Date
Monday, March 09, 2015
Time
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Description
Come join us for a riveting discussion of the merits of the movie “The Hobbit” versus the book.
Location
Dunevant Meeting Room 2
Library
North Dearborn Branch

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Date
Tuesday, March 10, 2015
Time
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
Monthly meetings (March - October) discuss topics of local history. Join us in the Sally Stegner Depot Meeting Room at 6 p.m.
Location
Sally Stegner Depot Meeting Room
Library
Lawrenceburg Public Library

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Date
Tuesday, March 10, 2015
Time
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Description
Come join us to build your own Lego creation whether you're a master builder or first timer. Creations are based on randomly selected themes each month. Due to the Library's limited supply, we encourage you to bring your own Legos.
Location
Dunevant Meeting Room 1 and 2 (Full Room)
Library
North Dearborn Branch

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Date
Wednesday, March 11, 2015
Time
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Attention homeschool students! Come join us in the Genealogy Dept. to learn about Indiana history, and participate in a historical scavenger hunt. How much history can you learn before Indiana's 200th birthday in 2016?
Library
Lawrenceburg Public Library

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Date
Wednesday, March 11, 2015
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Story time for toddlers and their parents/caregivers. They will experience books, fingerplays, games and music. Early Literacy information is shared via 3x5 handouts.
Location
Dunevant Meeting Room 1 and 2 (Full Room)
Library
North Dearborn Branch

Title
Date
Wednesday, March 11, 2015
Time
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Story Time for preschoolers and their parents/caregivers. They will experience books, fingerplays, games and music. Early Literacy information is shared via 3x5 handouts.
Location
Dunevant Meeting Room 1 and 2 (Full Room)
Library
North Dearborn Branch

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Date
Wednesday, March 11, 2015
Time
4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Description
Hey teens were hosting a new gaming/Pokemon club! Join us for fun, snacks and games. We meet the 2nd Wednesday of the month at the North Dearborn Branch. For grades 7-12. No registration required.
Location
Dunevant Meeting Room 1 and 2 (Full Room)
Library
North Dearborn Branch

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Date
Thursday, March 12, 2015
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Story time for toddlers and their parents/caregivers. They will experience books, fingerplays, games and music. Early Literacy is shared via 3x5 cards.
Location
Ewbank Meeting Room 1 and 2 with Kitchen
Library
Lawrenceburg Public Library

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Date
Thursday, March 12, 2015
Time
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Story time for preschoolers and their parents/caregivers. They will experience books, fingerplays, games and music. Early Literacy information is shared via 3x5 handouts
Location
Ewbank Meeting Room 1 and 2 with Kitchen
Library
Lawrenceburg Public Library

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Date
Saturday, March 14, 2015
Time
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Cooking for Kids…..Pizza! Hands on class for ages 5 and up with their adults. We will make our own dough for cheese pizza and make a yummy berry dessert pizza!
Library
North Dearborn Branch

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Date
Saturday, March 14, 2015
Time
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Description
Come join us to build your own Lego creation whether you're a master builder or first timer. Creations are based on randomly selected themes each month. Due to the Library's limited supply, we encourage you to bring your own Legos.
Location
Ewbank Meeting Room 1 and 2 with Kitchen
Library
Lawrenceburg Public Library

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Date
Monday, March 16, 2015
Time
4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Description
Want to make a difference in your community? TAG meets monthly to plan teen programs, share young adult books, make crafts, eat, and HAVE FUN! Earn community service hours for participation and through volunteer activities. New members are welcome so bring a friend and join TAG!
Location
Dunevant Meeting Room 1 and 2 (Full Room)
Library
North Dearborn Branch

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Date
Tuesday, March 17, 2015
Time
6:00 PM - 7:45 PM
Description
Master Gardeners from the Purdue Master Gardener Program, Dearborn County, along with the Dearborn County Soil & Water Conservation District present a series of classes. March- Native plants and plantings to attract the right wildlife and bees, with guest speaker Chris McCullough of Greater Cincinnati Wild Ones. April- Fruit and nut trees for a sustainable garden with guest speaker Dave Koester from Campbell Co KY Extension office. We will also discuss pruning and maintenance of these trees for the best crop. May- Bees and bee keeping.
Location
Sally Stegner Depot Meeting Room
Library
Lawrenceburg Public Library

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Date
Tuesday, March 17, 2015
Time
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Description
Bring the whole family and watch a movie on the Big Screen! Refreshments provided by the Friends of the Library.
Location
Dunevant Meeting Room 1 and 2 (Full Room)
Library
North Dearborn Branch

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Date
Wednesday, March 18, 2015
Time
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Join us for this bimonthly book discussion group covering a variety of fiction and non-fiction titles dealing with historical topics. Copies of the discussion title will be available in the Genealogy/Local History Room one month before the upcoming meeting.
Location
Sally Stegner Depot Meeting Room
Library
Lawrenceburg Public Library

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Date
Wednesday, March 18, 2015
Time
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Come hang out with us if you enjoy all things ANIME! We'll have videos, fan art, books, and more! All students grade 9 through college welcome. Hope to see you there!
Location
Ewbank Meeting Room 1 and 2 with Kitchen
Library
Lawrenceburg Public Library

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Date
Wednesday, March 18, 2015
Time
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Description
Create a set of 4 tye dye tiles using markers and rubbing alcohol. Use them as coasters or a unique piece of artwork!
Location
Dunevant Meeting Room 1 and 2 (Full Room)
Library
North Dearborn Branch

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Philip Gulley
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9780060736590
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Reviewer's Name
Sally
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9780385337458
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Reviewer's Name
Linda
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Author
Joe Meno
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A feel good book; in that the events within will make you feel good about your own life.
It follows the story of a man who used to solve crimes with his sister, until she committed suicide.
After leaving a mental institute, he attempts to rekindle his detective skill by investigating the death of his sister.
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ISBN
1933354100
Rating
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Age Level
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ISBN
0786806532
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An amazing women from Dayton, Ohio who made a difference in the lives of poor farmers in Brazil, Sister Dorothy Stang advocated sustainable development of the rain forest. Her 2005 murder by the land developers energized and encouraged her movement.   Reserve a copy!
ISBN
9780385522182
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