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"Counting Thyme": middle-grade novel explores family, emotions, illness

Book review of "Counting Thyme" by Melanie Conklin - review written by Melody Palmer, Youth Librarian at South Broken Arrow Library

*Join Miss Melody and other readers ages 9-12 every month for the "In the Middle Book Group" at the South Broken Arrow Library! The next In the Middle is Monday, September 25 from 6:30 until 7:30 p.m. "Raymie Nightingale" by Kate DiCamillo is the book discussed. Light refreshments and fun!*

Tell Your Story with Music: Hispanic Heritage Month

Hispanic Heritage Month (HHM) falls every year between September 15th and October 15th. This year, the Tulsa City-County Library is celebrating HHM with fun family programming on the theme of "Tell Your Story with Music." The Hispanic Resource Center will offer programming for all ages to enjoy.

In the wake of the recent hurricanes, wildfires, and earthquakes, I’d like to donate to the recovery efforts. Where can I find information about reputable charities?

When donating money to a charity, you naturally want to choose organizations which will use their funds efficiently and effectively. You also want to avoid fake charities set up to take scam well-intentioned donors. The library has collected a list of resources you can use to investigate the legitimacy of organizations claiming to be charities, as well as how various nonprofit organizations spend the money they receive.

Killers Of The Flower Moon: The Osage Murders And The Birth Of The FBI Book Discussion

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Read or listen to "Killers of the Flower Moon: The Osage Murders and the Birth of the F.B.I." by David Grann, and join us for a stimulating discussion of the book.

DATE: Thursday, September 28th

TIME:  2:00-3:00 pm

LOCATION:  Central Library Greadington Learning and Creativity Center

 

Build A Reader: Try This at Home!

Are you ever at a loss for what to say or do with your baby or young child, especially in those moments when you suspect could be doing more? The library to the rescue!

Starting this month, you can receive great suggetsions for fun, easy activities that will build your child's brain for later reading success - and then earn a free calendar with even MORE suggestions!

There are two ways to sign up:

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