Reading just 20 minutes a day improves a child's learning. Take the pledge and be ready for the Summer Learning Challenge beginning June 8.
In its May issue, Wired unveils the Next List—business leaders who are changing the way we live, work, play and think.
Kids Museum Passports will be unavailable for checkout from May 23 to May 31 as we transition to new passes.
In the 2014-15 #OBOC season finale on 5/26, Charles M. Blow lectures on Mechanisms and Mythologies Conspiring against the Marginalized.
Whether award-winning, anime or an American remake, Asian films have influenced how we see the world.
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Talk with other artists about developing your career in a dialogue led by painter Mark Yee on Saturday, May 23 at HWLC.
Ready to fill your market bag with fruits and veggies? Mary recommends cookbooks with inventive recipes for preparing your bounty.
Learn more about the people and historical forces involved in the sinking of the Lusitania--and the impact of her demise on World War I.
Use your library card and your mobile device to read; stream movies, TV and music; learn a new language or get homework help.
Whether you are looking to beautify your yard with flowers, grow food on your balcony or start a community garden in you neighborhood, we've…
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Kids may think that Memorial Day is only about a day off from school, barbecues and parades, but with these picture books, you can introduce the…
Johanna recommends books on the man behind our first national day of remembrance in 1868.
Gregg keeps busy at YOUmedia with his love of stop motion animation and 3D creations in this month's teen voices.
If comedy has taught me anything, it's that trauma is hilarious. I have laughed much too often at the horrible things comedians do to themselves. When…
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