Show Your Pride

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June was chosen for LGBT (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender) Pride Month to commemorate the Stonewall riots, which occurred in 1969. Pride events are held during this month to recognize the impact LGBT people have had in their community. These titles from our digital collection can raise an understanding of the LGBT community. Review provided […]

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Mosquitos Bite

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There are more than 3,000 species of mosquitoes. There are three types that bear the responsibility for spreading mosquito-borne diseases to humans. Protect yourself from these blood sucking insects with these titles from our digital collections. Review provided by Hoopla Look out for these public enemy's-mosquitoes-as they are after blood! Mosquito females need a meal […]

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New Music Friday (6/23/17)

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It's Friday, and It's time to kick off your weekend with some new music releases! These brand new records can be downloaded now, for FREE, with your St. Louis Public Library card. The Library's subscriptions to Freegal Music and Hoopla Digital give you 24/7 access to free music and music videos for download to your […]

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Downloadables for Teens – Graphic Novels

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Graphic Novels cover all sorts of topics. Download these titles from our digital collections. Review provided by OverDrive James Patterson's hilarious story of perseverance and courage shows everyone's favorite troublemaker, Rafe Khatchadorian, the star of the Middle School series, learning to become a leader at long last. After a rough summer, Rafe is heading back […]

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Listen About World War 1

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On June 24th at Central Library, historian and author Mitchell Yockelson discusses his book, “Forty-Seven Days: How Pershing’s Warriors Came to Age to Defeat the German Army in WWI,” detailing how General John J. “Black Jack” Pershing’s exemplary leadership led to the unlikeliest of victories. Listen to his and other World War 1 titles with […]

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Outdoor Rooms

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Your home doesn’t have to be contained within the walls of your house. Open it up! Dining, relaxing, playing can all take place outside. Extend your living space with these titles from our digital collections. Review provided by OverDrive With all of the DIY-friendly products for backyard building available today, the only reason not to […]

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General John Pershing

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John Joseph "Black Jack" Pershing was most famous as the commander of the American Expeditionary Force (AEF) on the Western Front in World War I. He is the only American to be promoted, in his own lifetime, to General of the Armies, the highest possible rank in the United States Army to be considered that […]

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Attracting Butterflies to Your Garden

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There are lots of plants, flowers and trees that appeal to butterflies. As caterpillars they may fancy something totally different than when they are butterflies. These titles from our digital collections can help you attract butterflies to your garden. Review provided by OverDrive Welcome the world's most exquisite visitors to your garden! Gardening for Butterflies, […]

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Happy Father’s Day

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Celebrate fathers with these titles from our digital collections. Review provided by OverDrive Every president has had some experience as a parent. Of the 43 men who have served in the nation's highest office, 38 have fathered biological children and the other five adopted children. Each president's parenting style reveals much about his beliefs as […]

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Downloadables for Kids – Sing Along

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Sing songs together with these titles from our digital collections. Rockabye Baby!  - Lullaby Renditions of The Beatles Music For Little People Choir - 100 Toddler Favorites, Vol. 1 Soundtrack Allstars  - Top 40 Kids Tv & Film Hits Various Artists - Disney's Greatest Volume 2 More Children's Music fromFreegal More Children's Music from Hoopla

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