Happy Thanksgiving!
Both branches will be CLOSED Thanksgiving Day and Friday, November 26 and reopen Saturday at 10 am.
Items that are due on Friday 11/26 are now due on Monday 11/29. Hold requests that expire on Friday 11/26 will be held for you until 8 pm Monday 11/29.

Masks are required for all patrons over the age of two, regardless of vaccination status.



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Great Non-Fiction books for you to read or gift:

  1. Vanderbilt: the rise and fall of an American dynasty, by Anderson Cooper
  2. Peril, by Bob Woodward
  3. The boys: a memoir of Hollywood and family, by Ron Howard
  4. Taste: my life through food, by Stanley Tucci
  5. 1619 Project: a new origin story
  6. A carnival of snackery: diaries (2003-2020), by David Sedaris
  7. Going there, by Katie Couric
  8. Will, by Will Smith
  9. Fuzz: when nature breaks the law, by Mary Roach
  10. Atlas of the invisible: maps and graphics that will change how you see the world, by James Cheshire
  11. Beautiful country: a memoir, by Qian Julie Wang
  12. Betrayal: the final act of the trump show, by Jonathan Karl
  13. The pioneer woman cooks: super easy!: 120 shortcut recipes for dinners, desserts, and more, by Ree Drummond
  14. American Marxism, by Mark R. Levin
  15. Capote's women: a true story of love, betrayal, and a swan song for an era, by Laurence Leamer
  16. Midnight in Washington: how we almost lost our democracy and still could, by Adam B. Schiff
  17. Numbers don't lie: 71 stories to help us understand the modern world, by Vaclav Smil
  18. The Lyrics: 1956 to the Present, by Paul McCartney

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