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Magic Tree House Club

It’s the Jack and Annie fan club! We’re meeting on Saturday, January 13th from 3:30- 4:30 PM in the Readers’ Theater. Join us for crafts and fun with a historical twist about book  #3, Mummies in the Morning. Program is for ages 5-8! Register for clubs at the children’s desk or call 785-843-3833.

To-Read: A Story of Shame & Neglect

I have a theory that everyone is shamefully hiding the stack of books they’ve neglected to read this year from the world. “It’s not my fault!” one might say, “Some were incredibly thoughtful gifts; some were found while innocently scouring the Friends’ collection; and some were impulse buys that I’m definitely, absolutely going to find the time to read. Very soon. Probably.”

It often takes Big Life Stuff and its looming deadlines to force that to-read list out of the shadows. I’m down to a three month wire, and can see the time that I have to read for my own enjoyment shrinking away by the moment. There’s a big, beautiful stack of books in front of me demanding I visit their pages. Six books in three months—Game On! Read More..