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Second Amendment Quick Course

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The University of Oklahoma Institute for the American Constitutional Heritage (IACH) is dedicated to promoting civic education through short, topical, online talks related to citizenship, freedom, and the Constitution. In order to fulfill its mission the IACH offers a variety of lectures and online courses offered by OU professors focused on civic and constitutional issues.

Tax Day is Monday, April 15

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Monday is April 15, meaning Tax Day is Monday.

If you still haven't filed your taxes and are in need of forms the library is here to help. All Tulsa City-County Library locations are stocked with federal income tax forms; and though the State of Oklahoma no longer provides forms, library staff can assist with printing state forms (standard printing fees apply).

Municipal Elections / Nonpartisan Races

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Today is the filing deadline for the June 11 Tulsa municipal primary election. At this time, 5 candidates have filed for Tulsa Mayor -- Dewey Bartlett, Jerry DeWayne Branch, Bill Christiansen, Lawrence Kirkpatrick and Kathy Taylor. In the Tulsa City Council races incumbents Jeannie Cue (District 2), Phil Lakin (District 8) and Karen Gilbert (District 5) have each filed to retain their seats. One democrat, John Bomar, and five (f) republicans have filed to vie for Fred Perry's seat in County Commission District 3 -- Don Crall, Brandon Perkins, Ron Peters, and John Wright.

Donor Retention and Engagement Scoring: Free Webinar

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Donor Retention and Engagement Scoring: More Than a Number
Wednesday, April 17th, 2013
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM (Central Time)

Presented by:
John Clese, Director of Product Marketing, Not For Profit, Avectra
Jay Love, Senior Vice President, Avectra

Chick Lit Fiction

What is chick lit? Chick lit is smart, fun fiction about women of all ages, ethnicity, social status, marital status and religion. Story lines often revolve around jobs, motherhood, romance, living in the ‘big city’, friendship, dieting and much more, usually with a touch of humor thrown in. Many of these books are written from a first-person viewpoint, making them a bit more personal and realistic. The plots can range from being very light and fast-paced to being extraordinarily deep, thought-provoking and/or moving. Here are a few suggested authors:

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