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Stop by the library and browse Roxanne Fish’s art display through March 29! During the month of April Ashiley Lang Photography will be on display with a reception with the artist scheduled for Wednesday, April 3 at 5 p.m. Ashiley loves being able to capture real, raw emotion in her photography as well as candid moments! Be sure to stop by and visit with Ashiley and check out her photography!

The library is excited to present the Silver Wind Trio in concert on Sunday, April 14 at 2 p.m. The trio, comprised of UW graduate students, will present a program they have created which highlights all of the flutes (piccolo, flute, alto, and bass flute), with a variety of solo, duo, and trio music. The concert will be held at 2 p.m. at the Congregational Church, 120 E 5th St. Library programs are free and open to the public, be sure to put this event on your calendar!

James Rollins latest novel is “Crucible.” On Christmas Eve Commander Gray Pierce finds his house ransacked, his pregnant lover missing, and his best friend’s wife, Kat, unconscious on the kitchen floor. What Pierce learns from Kat sets Sigma Force on a frantic quest for answers that are connected to one of the most reviled and blood-soaked books in human history – a medieval text known as the Malleus Maleficarum, the Hammer of Witches. What they uncover forces them to confront the question – what does it mean to have a soul? This book is available on cd as well as digitally.

Other new fiction books are “An Anonymous Girl” by Greer Hendricks, “Connections in Death” by J.D. Robb, “The Ruin of Kings” by Jenn Lyons, “The Guns of Frank Eaton” by David Althouse, “The Dreamers” by Karen Thompson Walker, “A Soldier’s Return” by RaeAnne Thayne, “Tear It Down” by Nick Petrie, “The Wedding Date” by Jasmine Guillory and “The Boy” by Tami Hoag. A new title in the young adult section is “Spin” by Lamar Giles.

“The Orchid and the Dandelion: Why Some Children Struggle and How All Can Thrive” by W. Thomas Boyce and “The Everything Guide to Intermittent Fasting: Features 5:2, 16/8, and Weekly 24-Hour Fast Plans” by Lindsay Boyers are among new non-fiction books.

The Lennea Lewis Slagle Children’s Library has these new junior books, “Sparky” by Kate Klimo, “Darth Vader, Sith Lord” by Jason Fry and “Violet, the Painting Fairy” by Daisy Meadows. A few of the newer easy titles are “Ghost Hunt” by Melissa Lagonegro, “Monster Battles” by Julie March, “Fancy Nancy and the Quest for the Unicorn” by Jane O’Connor and “Dinosaurs Love Cheese” by Jackie French.

“Eggstra Special!” is the theme for Storyhour on April 2, 2019. Storyhour is held from 10 to 11 a.m. every Tuesday throughout the year. Call Dial-A-Story anytime to hear a recorded story. 334-3274 is the Dial-A-Story number, this storyline is sponsored by the Friends of the Library.

Library online resources are available by using your library card and PIN, take a look by going to !

Library hours are Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., and Wednesday 12 p.m. to 7 p.m.