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Library News Archives - December 2012

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First Night and Civil War in Springfield Exhibit Kick Off New Year at the Library

When darkness falls and doors close on all the library branches at 5 p.m., on New Year’s Eve, Dec. 31, the Park Central Branch will reopen at 5:30 p.m. with magicians, musicians, face painters and poets.  More...
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Stumped for Ideas? Let the Library Entertain Your Holiday Guests

If you run out of ways to entertain your houseguests, the Library can help! Christmas week offers free movies, storytimes, brain teaser programs, gingerbread-building and more.   More...
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Upcoming Programs Commemorate 1863 Battle of Springfield, Marmaduke’s Raid and Lincoln’s Emancipation Proclamation; Architect Selected for Brentwood Branch Library Renovation

If the movie “Lincoln” or past battle re-enactments moved you to delve further into Civil War history, you’ll want to see the series of events planned in January honoring the 1863 Battle of Springfield, Marmaduke’s Raid and Lincoln’s Emancipation Proclamation.  More...
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Visit the Library for Holiday Music, Crafts and Shopping

We’re in full holiday mode at the library district, and you’re invited to join us for some live, seasonal music, holiday crafts and shopping.   More...
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