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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

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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

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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

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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

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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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Date
Tuesday, August 12, 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

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Date
Tuesday, August 12, 2014
Time
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
Monthly Meetings (March - October) discuss topics of local and regional history. Join us in the Depot Meeting Room at 6 p.m.
Location
Depot Meeting Room
Library
Lawrenceburg Public Library

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Date
Tuesday, August 12, 2014
Time
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Description
Each month we build either a theme build or a brick challenge build. We keep a journal of building instructions for extra projects we get from Lego and we pull library materials for inspiration. Each club member has a folder journal and at the end of each meeting we take a photo of their build and it goes on the LPLD kids website.
Location
Dunevant Meeting Room 1 and 2 (Full Room)
Library
North Dearborn Branch

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Date
Wednesday, August 13, 2014
Time
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Description
Join Annie, of Annie's Classics Cafe for a series of cooking classes.
Date Night: The French Bistro. Enjoy an evening with a great menu for any occasion! We will be making a full course dinner for that special person in your life.
Location
Depot Meeting Room
Library
Lawrenceburg Public Library

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Date
Wednesday, August 13, 2014
Time
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Description
This is a new bookclub that will meet quarterly; we will read and discuss teen or children's books that appeal to adults also. Our first book will be "The Giver" by Lois Lowry. Read the book before the movie is released!
Location
Dunevant Meeting Room 1 and 2 (Full Room)
Library
North Dearborn Branch

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Date
Wednesday, August 13, 2014
Time
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Description
Curious about sharks? Celebrate Shark Week at the library and discover all the different species of sharks, including facts and preservation. Amy Rose, Library Volunteer, is an avid shark activist and lifelong member of the Shark Research Institute. Attendees will have an interactive experience that includes shark teeth, printed materials, displays, and activities. All materials are provided by the Shark Research Institute. Shark Week is an annual celebration the Discovery Channel puts on to highlight one of nature's most extreme predators.
Location
Ewbank Meeting Room 1 and 2 with Kitchen
Library
Lawrenceburg Public Library

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Cynthia Kadohata
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ISBN
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Reviewer's Name
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Age Level
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ISBN
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Rating
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Author
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ISBN
9781400065592
Rating
4
Reviewer's Name
Linda
Age Level
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Author
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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
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