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Celebrating Families

As Springfield gears up for the Greater Ozarks Pridefest, a group of our librarians have created a booklist for children and families who want to explore books celebrating the LGBTQ community.
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Spring Cleaning

As the new season ushers us into warmer temperatures, we tend to clean out those drawers and closets that haven't seen the light all winter. If you're ready to dust, rearrange, and open the windows, check out these picks!
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For the Love of Baseball

As we head into the heat of midsummer, it can be hard to distract ourselves from the temperature. One distraction, one that has persisted for over 150 years, is becoming immersed in a great game of baseball. If you're a fan of America's favorite pastime, check out these books that will take you right out of the park! More
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Postmodern Picks

Have you ever heard the term "postmodern" to describe something? Check out this article to find out what that actually means and take a look at some postmodern reads from the Library!
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Getaway Reads

March is often a vacation month. If you're not able to "get away" for Spring Break this year, check out these destination reads!
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