The Park Central Branch Library will be closed through January 21 due to COVID-19. Read details.

All Library branches will be closed and the Mobile Library will not make its scheduled stops on Monday, January 18.

Face masks are required for everyone age 3 and older in all Library branches. For exceptions, read more.

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Mythology Retellings

However ancient, myths and legends remain relevant, resonating with human desires, tragedies, and ideals. Explore contemporary mythology retellings with these vibrant titles.


It's Tradition: Favorite Re-Reads

A season of warmth and reminiscence is upon us, and nothing gets the cozy feelings started like time-honored winter traditions. A good book makes an especially inviting tradition, and these timeless staff favorites are perfect re-readables that make coming back to them each year a welcome seasonal treat.


Crafts for Chilly Fall Evenings

Whether you’re looking to create some handmade holiday gifts or just want to try your hand at a new craft, these books are sure to provide crafting inspiration for chilly fall evenings. 


Get Involved: Books on Civic Engagement

Civic engagement encompasses political and nonpolitical actions that address issues and concerns in our community. Read up on ways to participate in civic life as we ramp up to a new election cycle in the coming year. 


Beyond Twilight

If you didn't hop on the Twilight train, you don't have to miss out on Vampire Romance altogether. Some of these might be too much. Some might be too little. You're bound to find one that's just right. Why resist any longer?


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