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Check It Out @ the Library - September 7, 2017

"Glass Houses" by Louise Penny, "Thank You For Arguing" by Jay Heinrichs, "Guinness World Records 2018".

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"Glass Houses" by Louise Penny. A mysterious figure appears on the village green and Armand Gamache fears the worst. Forced to watch and wait, and hope his mounting fears come to nothing. But when the figure disappears and a body is found, Gamache must discover how much more there is to this mystery.  Following from the early days of the murder investigation to the courtroom of the trial, Gamache follows it all uneasily.
"Thank You For Arguing" by Jay Heinrichs. Learn the art of persuasion from the masters, from Bart Simpson to Winston Churchill. From one-on- one to crowds, this book covers all the language and verbal maneuvering of the masters at getting your opponent on your side. If you’re simply interested in language or need to win a few more anger free arguments this is the book to check out.
"Guinness World Records 2018". The record of records is back for its 2018 installment. More accomplishments, stunts, cutting-edge science and astounding sporting achievements. See the world’s amazing places, strange facts, and new this year are infographic poster pages exploring some of the biggest absolutes in the book.
Happening at The Library
Coding Club. Open to Junior High Students, this club will focus on learning programing with CS First from Google and Scratch by MIT. Each week will build upon the last so participants are encouraged to attend each week. Enrollment space is limited so contact the library to reserve a spot soon. Meetings begin September 12 th .
Gentle Yoga. Tuesdays September 12 th through October 17 th Prarie Sun Yoga will be holding a gentle yoga class in the large meeting room at the Library. Cost will be $42 for the full 6-week session or $10 per class for walk-ins. You can register with Mary-Louise Burt, the certified yoga instructor who is teaching the class, or at the Clarion Public Library. Remember to wear comfortable clothes and bring your own yoga mat.
Seasons of Wright County photo contest. Going on now through February 28 th . We are looking for pictures that showcase the beauty of Iowa in any and all seasons. Complete contest rules and details are available at the Clarion Public Library and our website.
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. Be sure to take a look at our newest online resource, Gale. There are e-book resources for K-12 students. And we also have newspaper archives available online.
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 website  www.clarion.lib.ia.us

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