Celebrate Black History Month: Learn from Dr. Mae Jemison

Don't miss out on this great opportunity to hear from a true trailblazer, Dr. Mae Jemison. PBS Books, in partnership with ASALH, will host a virtual conversation with Dr. Jemison on Wednesday, February 3 at 5:00 PM. You can participate via Facebook or YouTube. During the interview, Dr. Jemison will discuss her newly re-released memoir…
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Introducing Sensory Packs

Because we care about the well-being and comfort of our patrons, we offer Sensory Packs. These bags contain items that can help someone needing sensory accommodations. Contents include a weighted shoulder wrap, sensory toys, headphones and more. The bags are for in-branch use only. "We strive to make KDL a welcoming space for everyone, and…
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Finally… A Book Sale!

If you're anything like us, you've been dying for a book sale the past 12 months. Well, friends, you're in luck! The Friends of the Plainfield Library are hosting a five-day book sale at the Plainfield Twp. Branch. All you need to bring is a mask, a bag and two free hands to carry the…
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Book Bundles Help Kids Meet Their Reading Program Goals

Parents, we know that it can sometimes be time-consuming placing holds on all the items you and your children want to read together. Have you considered asking us for book bundles of board books, picture books and beginning readers? It’s a great way to get a variety of reading choices, and maybe even discover some new-to-you authors and series. And if you’ve signed up for 1000 Books…
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