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For Kids & Families

While you are home and the Library is closed, you can still access our digital databases: TumbleBooks. You do need to click through the PPL website links to get to these sites for free. Make sure to learn more about summer reading and sign up to join us! Missing us as much as we miss you? Check out our YouTube channel and Instagram to keep up with the programs we are doing virtually! You can also get a personalized list of reading suggestions by filling out our Your Next Great Read Kids & Families form

Up Next at the Library:
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Jan29
Poetry Across: Maya Williams & Myri U.12:00pm - 1:00pm
Poetry Across: Maya Williams & Myri U.
Feb02
Current U.S., E.U. & China Relations with Joseph McDonnell, a Camden Conference Community Event7:00pm - 8:15pm
Current U.S., E.U. & China Relations with Joseph McDonnell, a Camden Conference Community Event
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