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cover of Last Days of Summer

August 2022 Book of the Month

A perfect blend of summer, nostalgia, and baseball. Pick up your copy of Last Days of Summer by Steve... Read more

Get Grilling

Get Grilling

July is National Grilling Month! If you're looking for some new recipes to spice up your next BBQ, MHL can help with these cookbooks. And if you're looking for a new activity to keep your friends and family occupied while the meal cooks, you can check out the new... Read more

Juneteenth

Juneteenth

The library will be closed on Sunday, June 19th and Monday, June 20th in observance of Juneteenth. June 19th has a long history of being celebrated by Black Americans, particularly in Texas, to celebrate the reported end of slavery in the United States after the Civil War.... Read more

Frederick Law Olmsted 200th Anniversary

Frederick Law Olmsted at 200

Tuesday, April 26 marks the 200th anniversary of the birth of Frederick Law Olmsted. The father of American landscape architecture is best known for designing New York City's Central Park and Boston's Emerald Necklace, but Olmsted's legacy includes hundreds of famous landscape commissions around... Read more

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Cozy Cat Mysteries

Cozy Cat Mysteries

August 8th is International Cat Day, which makes it the purrfect time to check out a cozy cat mystery. As you may know, plenty of fictional detectives are aided by their feline companions. Here are twelve series starters for cozy cat mystery series, which will make for great reading with or... Read more

2022 Will Eisner Comics Industry Awards

2022 Will Eisner Comics Industry Awards

The Will Eisner Comic Industry Awards are presented annually at San Diego Comic-Con (or this year in a virtual ceremony) to the best comics creators of the year. You can read more about the Eisner Awards, including a full list of this year's nominees, ... Read more

August 2022 Puzzle: Initial Values

Have you ever heard about a good book, then gone to the catalog to put yourself on hold for it, only to discover that there are already 800 people ahead of you? Next time, be one of the first to get your hold in by signing up for ... Read more

July Is Disability Pride Month

July Is Disability Pride Month

The Americans With Disabilities Act (ADA) was signed on July 26, 1990. The ADA was a landmark bill that prohibited discrimination based on disability, as a result of decades of activism from the disability rights movement. In commemoration of the ADA, July is ... Read more

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