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Let’s talk about autism. What is it? Some say, “It is a way of seeing the world from a different angle and developing in a different pace.” Let’s read about autism to understand, to advocate for, and to appreciate people who “do not lie, do not judge, and do not play mind games.”
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Did you miss this year’s Top 10 Mistakes Students Make on College Application Essays on Zoom with Randy Levin on April 7, 2021? Click the video below to see the presentation in its entirety.  We hope that the workshop is informative!  
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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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Mobile Check-out is here! Download the cloudLibrary app and borrow library materials right from your smartphone: 1-Download and install the cloudLibrary app on your phone. Select Summit Free Public Library from the list of libraries in New Jersey. 2-Enter your library account barcode number and PIN and you are ready to go. If you do...
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After a difficult winter we finally can say “Hello Spring!” As the great poet Pablo Neruda once wrote, “You can cut all the flowers but you cannot keep Spring from coming.” Spring is here, the days are getting longer and we have more time to indulge in reading good books. Browse our curated collection of...
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Viva Vallenato will perform traditional Cumbian music of Colombia! Free and fun! The rhythms will make you dance! The accordion will sing to your soul! Bring the kids–fun for the whole family! You’ll be moving to the music, tapping your toes, and dancing the Cumbia! The concert will be held on the stage on the...
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Summit Free Public Library, the Summit library Chinese Club, and the Friends of the Summit Free Public Library would like to announce the results of the 2021 Summit Library New Year Art Show. The response we received for this event was extremely overwhelming; in total, we’ve received 260 pieces of artwork from 167 entrants of...
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On March 15th we will reach the one year anniversary of the day the Summit Library was first closed due to covid-19 concerns. The closing came suddenly on a Sunday morning with about a two-hour notice leaving our patrons and staff in a state-of-unknown. At first we thought it was going to be for a...
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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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