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Welcome to Week 2 of the Tiger Hunt Photo Contest! Last week, Terrance was admiring the bell outside the Summit Fire Department. Can you guess where in Summit Terrence is visiting this week? Click here to submit your guess by 11:59 PM on Sunday, July 4. Remember, you must be registered for the Adult Summer...
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Welcome to Week 1 of the Tiger Hunt Photo Contest! Can you guess where in Summit Terrence is visiting? Click here to submit your guess by 11:59 PM on Sunday, June 27. Remember, you must be registered for the Adult Summer Reading Program to participate in the Tiger Hunt.  
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Meet Terrence Long-Tail, tiger about town!   Terrence has come to Summit to help with the Adult Summer Reading Program. Each week, we’ll post a photo on the library website and on our Facebook page of Terrence visiting a different spot in Summit. If you can identify the location, click on the link to send...
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Juneteenth – also known as Freedom Day, Jubilee Day, Liberation Day, and Emancipation Day – is a holiday celebrating the emancipation of those who had been enslaved in the United States. The day’s name is a combination of “June” and “nineteenth” in honor of June 19, 1865, the date of the announcement of General Order No. 3 by Union Army general Gordon...
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Eric Carle, author of “The Very Hungry Caterpillar,” a tale that has captivated generations of children and their parents alike, died on May 25th in Northampton, Mass. He was 91. He wrote and illustrated more than 70 books for young children, selling more than 170 million copies. “He brought light and color to our lives,”...
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Every June during Pride Month a lot of attention turns to LGBTQ culture. The books we invite you to read are books by LGBTQ writers, as well as books with queer characters. Pick up one of the books or movies from our collection that can expand your understanding and appreciation of the diverse LGBTQ world.
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What can be better than to follow fascinating characters from another time and place, to plunge into the stories based on real life historical events? For this collection we’ve chosen the most recently published and highly praised historical novels by talented well known and less known authors. Enjoy!  
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Summer Reading Program 2021
The 2021 Summer Reading Program kicked off on Sunday, June 20! To register, please visit the Ask Us Desk or the Information Desk at the library, or visit https://summitlibrary.readsquared.com. You can also download the Readsquared App on Google Play or the App Store. For more information about the program, take a look at the slideshow...
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This month as we celebrate Asian Pacific American Heritage we are proud to introduce you to our large collection of books and movies that talk about Asian identity, immigration and what it means to belong. You will find the books that will make you laugh, and the books that will make you ponder, and the...
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We have 6 new Library of Things Junior items available for checkout: • Classic ladder toss set • Giant dice set • Giant dominoes set • Jumbo chess and checkers set • Kan Jam set • Spikeball set Interested in checking out ANY of our Library of Things items (we have items for Adults, Teens,...
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