Holds and Paper Bag Pickup: As of of June 1, you can place holds and arrange a pickup time and location using Paper Bag Pickup. All due dates and holds have been extended to July 31 and will be extended if necessary while the library is closed. There are no late fees!
Services available during COVID-19: While our branches are temporarily closed, we’re adapting our services so you can continue using the library during COVID-19. Get the latest updates on our website.
I grew up at time when reading was encouraged through all sorts of faux incentives: rewards, prizes, points, etc. So naturally I avoided it as much as possible. Fortunately all was not lost and I eventually adopted reading as a regular habit.
"I'm convinced. Sugar is a slow and unpredictable killer, but we can't help but love it.
I still to this day hear the legacy of the fat-is-bad/sugar-is-fine rationalization when I talk to people about dieting and health. The new one I get a lot is..."
Among Americans, diabetes is more prevalent today than ever; obesity is at epidemic proportions; nearly 10% of children are thought to have nonalcoholic fatty liver disease. And sugar is at the root of these, and other, critical society-wide,...
"I first saw this comic on Reddit, and I was hooked even before I understood the gimmick. I won't go into what that means if you don't know. Better to be surprised. It's a strange planet indeed."