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November 19, 2015
Author Stephanie Bodeen (center) shows off one of her early children's books to a group of NRMS students during a recent writing workshop she held at the school. (Photo by Jordan Willi)
Young adult, children's author visits with middle schoolers
November 19, 2015 - 12:03pm
November 12, 2015
This photo was taken before the cement block building the library purchased last fall was demolished. (Submitted photo)
Somerset Library officials seek community comment on library expansion
November 12, 2015 - 10:12am
July 16, 2015
The Somerset Library celebrated its 20th year in its current building in 1993. Pictured at the ribbon cutting for the library building are (from left) Library Director Norma Scott, library board members Rita Lawson, Joanna Falkofske, Library Board President Kay Walsh, board members Rose Peterson and Nancy Vanasse. (Submitted photo)
Scott guided the library to great growth
July 16, 2015 - 9:05am
June 19, 2015
Somerset author Robert Bruber holds a copy of his newly published books “Will: The Legend Begins.” (Photo by Jordan Willi)
Local author publishes first book, 'Will: The Legend Begins'
June 19, 2015 - 10:35am
A carnival goer throws a squishy ball into a hoop as part of one of the many carnival games that children had the opportunity to play during the Friday Memorial Library Summer Reading Program Kickoff event on Wednesday, June 10. (Photos by Jordan Willi)
Children have fun during Friday Library Summer Reading Kickoff
June 19, 2015 - 9:18am
February 26, 2015
NRHS students on pace to read 5,000 books this year
February 26, 2015 - 12:56pm
November 20, 2014
Friends of the Hammond Community Library member Susan Marquand and her daughter Kyla taught finger and arm knitting to a group of 30 plus students on Nov. 14 at Foster Hall. The homeschool group meets every Friday at 11 a.m. and often meets at Foster Hall due to lack of meeting space in the library. (Submitted photo)
A million dollar dream: Friends group kicks off fundraising for Hammond library expansion
November 20, 2014 - 9:31am
January 10, 2014
New Richmond High School students in Joshua Fiege’s social studies class read their books during a 10-minute quiet time on Friday, Nov. 1, as part of the school’s Great Tiger Reading Challenge. (Photos by Jordan Willi)
The reading challenge is on
January 10, 2014 - 8:48am
November 27, 2013
A pair of adults sit with a group of children as they eat a healthy breakfast and then read to each other in Shannon Averill’s kindergarten class during a Books and Breakfast event at Paperjack Elementary School on Friday, Nov. 15. (Submitted photos)
Parents, children join to build a love of reading
November 27, 2013 - 4:49pm
October 18, 2013
Book Report: This witty wonder may be for you
October 18, 2013 - 8:53am
October 4, 2013
“Suitable Accommodations—An Autobiographical Story of Family Life: The Letters of J. F. Powers, 1942–1963.” Katherine A. Powers, editor. 450 pages. Farrar, Straus & Giroux; $35. (Frank Scherschel/Time Life Pictures via Getty)
Book Report: Doing a father, and a graceful writer, proud
October 4, 2013 - 12:01pm
September 27, 2013
Book Report: Telling quotes humanizes this story
September 27, 2013 - 2:05pm
August 29, 2013
Book Report: Literary tribute to this couple is overdue
August 29, 2013 - 12:40pm
August 22, 2013
Book Report: Civil War Diaries give poignant glimpses
August 22, 2013 - 9:33am
August 9, 2013
Book Report: Arabian legend, tailored coats revived
August 9, 2013 - 12:51pm
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