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Banned Books Week was launched in 1982 in response to a surge in the number of challenges to books in schools, bookstores and libraries. It became an annual event held during the last week of September highlighting the importance of freedom to seek and express ideas, even the ones that some consider unorthodox or unpopular....
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Each year, Americans observe National Hispanic Heritage Month from September 15 to October 15, by celebrating the history and accomplishments of Hispanic and Latino Americans whose ancestors came from Spain, Mexico, the Caribbean, Central America, and South America.  September 15 was chosen as the starting point for the commemoration because it is the anniversary of...
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Summer reading has come to a close. All the hours of reading have been logged. Terrance the Tiger is back home after trips to Summit’s best-known landmarks. All the prizes have been claimed. The best thing about 2021’s summer reading program was being able to welcome the children of Summit back to the library for...
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Welcome to Week 9 of the Tiger Hunt Photo Contest! Last week, Terrence was admiring the Cornog Field House at Memorial Field. Can you guess where in Summit Terrence is visiting this week? Click here to submit your guess by 11:59 PM on Sunday, August 22. Remember, you must be registered for the Adult Summer...
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Welcome to Week 8 of the Tiger Hunt Photo Contest! Last week, Terrence and his friend Fluffy were admiring the art installation Broad Ordinary Occurrences on the Village Green. Can you guess where in Summit Terrence is visiting this week? Click here to submit your guess by 11:59 PM on Sunday, August 15. Remember, you must...
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Attention Teens entering Grades 7-12 in the 2021-22 School Year. Do you love books and reading? Do you love to read aloud? Do you love performing, or acting? Are you available on Tuesday, September 28 at 7 PM While you wait for the autumn teen volunteer season to begin, you can earn five hours of...
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We are delighted to report that Library programs are coming back into the building this fall. Our programming librarians are planning a wonderful selection of lectures, discussions, movies, concerts, story times, STEAM activities and more that will be offered in the building. Some programs will remain entirely virtual and others will be offered both in-person...
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Welcome to Week 6 of the Tiger Hunt Photo Contest! Last week, Terrance was visiting the Carter House, the oldest surviving house in Summit, and headquarters of the Summit Historical Society. Can you guess where in Summit Terrence is visiting this week? Click here to submit your guess by 11:59 PM on Sunday, August 1....
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Welcome to Week 4 of the Tiger Hunt Photo Contest! Last week, Terrance was admiring a stained-glass art installation at City Hall. Can you guess where in Summit Terrence is visiting this week? Click here to submit your guess by 11:59 PM on Sunday, July 18. Remember, you must be registered for the Adult Summer...
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Welcome to Week 3 of the Tiger Hunt Photo Contest! Last week, Terrance was some trying out Parcours equipment at Briant Park. Can you guess where in Summit Terrence is visiting this week? Click here to submit your guess by 11:59 PM on Sunday, July 11. Remember, you must be registered for the Adult Summer...
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