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National Drug Take-Back Day -- April 27, 2013

drug take back day

The Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) has scheduled another National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day which will take place on Saturday, April 27, 2013, from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.  This is a great opportunity for those who missed the previous events, or who have subsequently accumulated unwanted, unused prescription drugs, to safely dispose of those medications.

All Apologies by Rebecca Howard

Jonathan Dee is one of those rare authors who can effortlessly combine an engrossing, page-turning pace together with thoughtful, nuanced insight into his characters.  It’s no exaggeration to say that I voraciously devoured his most recent novel, A Thousand Pardons.  Dee is also insanely skillful at writing about timely issues and

Lawyer in the Library

Tulsa County Bar Association

Tuesday, April 23 is Lawyer in the Library Day. Hosted by the Tulsa County Bar Association, this day allows those in need of legal assisitance the opportunity to discuss their case or legal issues with a local attorney, free of charge.

Assistance is available at the following locations, during the following times:

It's Earth Day!!

celebrate earth day

Today is Earth Day and though this librarian thinks that small (or large) efforts can be made daily to celebrate our lovely planet and to make it more hospitable for generations to come, I am glad that we have at least one day to raise awareness of these efforts.

Local History FAQ: When Was The Medical Arts Building Demolished?

medical arts building

Both the Medical Arts Building, on the southwest corner of 6th and Boulder, and the Bethlehem Building, on the northwest corner of 2nd and Boston, came down on Sunday, July 12th, 1970. The 1970-07-13 Tulsa Tribune article called the demolition a "double-header."

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