Monthly Archives: September 2013

The Bible as a Banned Book

  Did you know that the Bible is restricted or banned in about 50 countries of the world? In some cases, it is a ban on the manufacture, although they are allowed to be imported. In some countries, translation into … Continue reading

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Fireside Room Is Coming

The Fireplace for our new Fireside Room arrived yesterday! This area is where Java City was formerly located. It will be a comfortable seating area which will house our leased books collection which features newly released popular materials such as … Continue reading

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Affordable Health Care Act

The Patient Provision and Affordable Care Act will be taking effect soon. Open enrollment for the health insurance marketplace begins October 1. You can read the official text of the law on FDSys.

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Read a Banned Book

Come check out our banned books display in the library .   You may check out the titles if you wish to read them!

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National Punctuation Day

Today is National Punctuation Day. Celebrate all those periods, commas, semicolons, apostrophes, exclamation points, question marks, ellipses, hyphens, colons, and dashes that help readers understand what we mean when we write. There is even a short essay contest you can … Continue reading

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It’s Banned Books Week!

Each year, one week is designated as “Banned Books Week” to create awareness of books that have been challenged and to celebrate our freedom to read. What are a few of the books that were challenged orbanned in 2012-2013? Ehrenreich, … Continue reading

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In honor of the 16th anniversary of the passing of the great Rich Mullins:

20thecountdownmagazine.com has made available two videos about Rich Mullins (October 21, 1955 – September 19, 1997), Christian singer and songwriter: Homeless Man: The Restless Heart of Rich Mullins, a documentary about his life, and Pursuit of a Legacy, which contains … Continue reading

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The Battle of Chickamauga Began 150 Years Ago Today

Here are some resources the C-N Library has regarding the Battle of Chickamauga: Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park : Historic Resource Study – Jill K. Hanson, Robert W. Blythe Call Number: I 29.58/3:C 43 or electronic book Publication Date: … Continue reading

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Link: “Biblical-Era Town Discovered Along Sea of Galilee”

A town dating back more than 2,000 years has been discovered on the northwest coast of the Sea of Galilee, in Israel’s Ginosar valley. The ancient town may be Dalmanutha (also spelled Dalmanoutha), described in the Gospel of Mark as the place Jesus sailed … Continue reading

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National Cheeseburger Day?

Apparently today is National Cheeseburger Day… Unfortunately some of the C-N librarians were in conflict about which song about Cheeseburgers one might post in honor of the day.  So here’s TWO songs related to cheeseburgers – which is your favorite??? … Continue reading

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