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Cicely Tyson, an Actress Who Shattered Racial Stereotypes, Dies at 96 During her long and dignified life, Cicely Tyson was always true to her believes and principles. In the obituary, published by the New York Times, Robert McFadden writes, that Cecily Tyson was “the stage, screen and television actress whose vivid portrayals of strong African-American...
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It’s that time of the year again. The IRS began accepting 2020 tax returns on Friday, February 12 and the tax filing deadline is on Thursday, April 15. The IRS says there are no plans to extend the deadline, as was done last year. When it comes to taxes, knowing more is always helpful. Browse...
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What’s the next best thing to browsing our shelves for books and movies inside the library? How about browsing our collections from home? Click on a category such as new fiction, new mystery, new cookbooks, new picture books, new young adult mysteries and young adult graphic novels, new movies, and more, and you will be...
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February is Black History Month. Black History Month is more than a month of remembrance. It is the month that honors the rich history, experiences, struggles and achievements of African Americans. Our librarians have created lists of books, ebooks, audiobooks, movies and music that celebrate contributions and achievements of African Americans. Feel free to browse...
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The past year has presented educational challenges for parents and students. Trying to help your child with schoolwork can end in frustration for both you and your child. Don’t let the student in your family fall behind. The Summit Free Public Library can ease the pressure on parents and help students get assistance with academic...
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January is officially the month we’re pledging to a fresh set of New Year’s resolutions. Let’s relax and simply be your best. Take time to rest, repair, and replenish by doing things that are just for you. Find comfort and inspiration by exercising, meditating, decluttering, cooking, and reading a good book. Click here to see...
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Summit Free Public Library now has access to ComicsPlus READ DIGITAL COMICS!  Anytime, anywhere—with your library card! With LibraryPass’ ComicsPlus, you have access to more than 20,000 digital comics, graphic novels, and manga—including popular titles like Avatar: The Last Airbender, Big Nate, Bone, Plants vs. Zombies, My Little Pony, Stranger Things, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles,...
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Are you looking forward to the new 7 part series “All Creatures Great and Small” premiering this Sunday January 10th  on PBS Masterpiece as much as we are?  If you haven’t read the delightful James Herriot stories behind the series, now is a great time.  We have them here at the Summit Library in print...
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The Summit Free Public Library now offers Tutor.com for free for all Summit Library cardholders! Access Tutor.com here. K-11 students:   Did you know? Tutor.com can help you get your homework done, write your paper, or study for your test so that you can get back to your life. If you’re getting frustrated, Tutor.com can help...
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Happy New Year! We are all looking to 2021 with great hope that the coronavirus will be conquered, that life will return to “normal” and that the Library will be able to open its doors once again. Just as we don’t know how long it will take for life to return to normal, we also...
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