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Check It out @ the Library - May 11, 2017

Photo Contest, "Mercury" by Margot Livesey, The Cubs Way by Tom Verducci, Rouge One on DVD, A Dog’s Purpose on DVD, La La Land on DVD.
Check It out @ the Library - May 11, 2017


Seasons of Wright County photo contest. Have an eye for photography? One Grand Prize winner will

receive $100 courtesy of Ewing Funeral Home. 12 others will win $10 courtesy of Arnold Motor Supply

in Clarion and Eagle Grove. We are looking for photos showcasing Iowa in all its splendor!

New At The Library

Mercury by Margot Livesey. Donald and Viv are seemingly happy in their suburban Boston life. Raising

two children and going about business as usual. Until a horse named Mercury comes to Viv’s stable and

reignites a passion bordering on obsession in her. Change comes to us all, but can Donald and Viv

weather them together?

The Cubs Way by Tom Verducci. It took 108 years, but the Cubs won the World Series again. But how

did a team no-one would have expected manage it? Sports Illustrated senior baseball writer and FOX

Sports analyst Tom Verducci digs into the history of the Chicago Cubs and just how and who put

together the team that beat the Curse of the Billy Goat.

Rouge One on DVD. A New Star Wars story that takes place during the run up to A New Hope. Just how

did the Rebels get the Death Star plans? Thanks to an unlikely group of heroes willing to risk everything

to Defeat the Empire.

A Dog’s Purpose on DVD. Based on the bestselling novel by W. Bruce Cameron. This film follows the

story of one devoted dog and the humans whose lives he enriches.

La La Land on DVD. Winner of 6 Academy Awards and 7 Golden Globes. A Highly acclaimed musical

following an actress and a jazz musician chasing their dreams of Hollywood.

Happening at The Library

Lego Club. May 11 th from 3:30-4:25pm. Kids 8 and up are invited to come to the Library and join in the

Lego Club Fun. This week it’s an earthquake challenge build followed by time to build anything they can


Preschool Science. May 13 th 10:30-11:30am. Kids 5 and under can come and get some fun science

experience and become Insect Investigators!

Don’t forget to check our website for a whole host of online resources. Downloadable audio and e-

books from Bridges. Looking for magazines? Check our Zinio. There are e-book resources for K-12

students as well as Ebsco Host reference materials. And we also have newspaper archives available


Come visit us at the library Monday through Wednesday noon to 8 pm, Thursday and Friday 10 am to 5

pm and Saturday 10 am to 3 pm. You can also visit our Facebook page-Clarion Iowa Public Library or our


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