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Do something good for the earth today, like planting some vegetables.
Coincidentally, you can pick up gardening kits for free at the Florence Branch today from 2-4 p.m. Thanks to the Boone County Cooperative Extension for their help.
For more information call 342-BOOK (2665) or click here

Do something good for the earth today, like planting some vegetables.

Coincidentally, you can pick up gardening kits for free at the Florence Branch today from 2-4 p.m. Thanks to the Boone County Cooperative Extension for their help.

For more information call 342-BOOK (2665) or click here

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Happy 25th Birthday Nintendo Game Boy
The Game Boy is an 8-bit handheld video game device developed and manufactured by Nintendo. It was released in Japan on April 21, 1989, in North America in August 1989, and in Europe on September 28, 1990. Redesigned versions were released in 1996 and 1998, in the form of Game Boy Pocket, and Game Boy Light (Japan only), respectively. [Wiki]
Image by Tim Haselberger

Still have mine. It makes an appearance at our annual 1990s Party. It’s also too bad that I colored it red with a sharpie as it turns your fingers red every single time you play with it.

it8bit:

Happy 25th Birthday Nintendo Game Boy

The Game Boy is an 8-bit handheld video game device developed and manufactured by Nintendo. It was released in Japan on April 21, 1989, in North America in August 1989, and in Europe on September 28, 1990. Redesigned versions were released in 1996 and 1998, in the form of Game Boy Pocket, and Game Boy Light (Japan only), respectively. [Wiki]

Image by Tim Haselberger

Still have mine. It makes an appearance at our annual 1990s Party. It’s also too bad that I colored it red with a sharpie as it turns your fingers red every single time you play with it.

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10 Reasons You Should Have a Library Card

Libraries love to hear from their fans out in the real world, and Kat at DesignLively recently shared her favorite reasons to have a library card.

10. Movies and TV Shows
9. Ebooks
8. Free Wi-Fi
7. Online Access from Home
6. Programs and Events
5. Used Book Sales
4. Magazines 
3. Librarian Recommendations
2. Late Fees are Cheap

And her number 1. reason you should have a library card

1. All this Awesome Stuff is Offered Free of Charge!

Bravo!

Be sure to read her more detailed list at the link above.

Do you have another reason you love having a library card?

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