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DON'T PANIC—Take this quiz instead
By PimaLib_SherrieB

Every May 25th hoopy fans of The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy by Douglas Adams spend the day making sure they know where their towel is.

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ReadStrong Success: Juanbey
By PimaLib_SuccessStories

Juanbey was struggling to read at school when his mom started bringing him for reading tutoring in the library. Juanbey really likes trucks…

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While you wait for Little Paris Bookshop…

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Try one of these fictional stories, which are centered around libraries or bookstores, while you wait for Nina George's Little Paris Books…

Dear Life The Collected Stories of Lydia Davis The Collected Stories A Day in the Life of A Smiling Woman The Cost of Lunch, Etc Dancing Girls and Other Stories
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While you wait for A Manual for Cleaning…

recommended by PimaLib_SamR

Sometimes we don't have the time or patience to tackle a novel. So, why not try one of these collections written by a variety of women. (Yo…

Summer Learning
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Commotion in the Ocean Yoga Storytime
May 25th | 2:00pm - 3:00pm

Come stretch your body and your imagination in this Yoga Storytime.

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Commotion in the Ocean Yoga Storytime
May 25th | 2:00pm - 3:00pm

Come stretch your body and your imagination in this Yoga Storytime.

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How to Survive Summer Vacation

recommended by PimaLib_LoisM

These books will give you some ideas for how to keep your kids occupied during the summer vacation months.

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How to Survive Summer Vacation

recommended by PimaLib_LoisM

These books will give you some ideas for how to keep your kids occupied during the summer vacation months.

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On Your Mark, Get Set...Read!
By PimaLib_SummerLearning

How does Summer Learning work? Get all the details here: what's happening when, how to complete your gameboard, and info for kids and teens.

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On Your Mark, Get Set...Read!
By PimaLib_SummerLearning

How does Summer Learning work? Get all the details here: what's happening when, how to complete your gameboard, and info for kids and teens.

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PCPL Summer Learning Kickoff—Field Day!
Jun 4th | 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Crossroads at Silverbell District P…

Field Day! Prizes! Food! Obstacle courses! Bounce castles! Read!

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PCPL Summer Learning Kickoff—Field Day!
Jun 4th | 6:00pm - 8:00pm

Field Day! Prizes! Food! Obstacle courses! Bounce castles! Read!

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Get Inspired to Get Moving!

recommended by PimaLib_StephanieM

The Field Day on June 4 is just the beginning of a summer full of reading, learning *and* moving! These books are fun to read and will ins…

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Get Inspired to Get Moving!

recommended by PimaLib_StephanieM

The Field Day on June 4 is just the beginning of a summer full of reading, learning *and* moving! These books are fun to read and will ins…

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The Thing I Meant to Say in Storytime
By PimaLib_SarahB

A few of weeks ago, I wanted to share a personal triumph with parents and caregivers during Martha Cooper’s Toddlers to Preschool Storytime…

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Rainbow Storytime: Where Diversity Thriv…
By PimaLib_LGBT

In celebration of LGBT Pride Month in June, the library’s LGBT Services Committee is presenting Rainbow Storytime.  We invite the community…

ReadStrong student Alice
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ReadStrong Success – Alice
By PimaLib_SuccessStories

Alice has been attending ReadStrong tutoring once a week for the last couple of months. Alice came to ReadStrong because her teacher had co…

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Son of Slappy
By R. L. Stine

I like the pictures and it's scary! ~Dominic, age 7

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The Nine Lives of Aristotle
By Dick King-Smith

It's a cute and sweet little cat with nine lives. ~Alexis, age 15

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Genealogy Sites

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Put together this list of resources when attending a Pima County Genealogy Society program at the library. Good luck on assembling your fa…

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Random Resource!

The Library has dozens of digital resources for all kinds of things. Click to see what you might discover!

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Browsable Resource: Find a Topic by News…
By PimaLib_JessicaP

Are you one of those people who could read news forever? I've got just the thing for you.

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Research your roots

We offer free in-library access to Ancestry.com, and free 24-7 online access to databases, historic newspapers, obituaries, and more!

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Latino Book Month: eBooks & audio!

Read amazing books in English and in Spanish, that you can download 24/7 with your library card. (No late fees, no need to visit in person!)

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Plant-based recipes around the world

recommended by PimaLib_KathleenP

Even if you won't be traveling this summer, you can still experience the food of another region. These PCPL cookbooks will help you explor…

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Plant-based recipes around the world

recommended by PimaLib_KathleenP

Even if you won't be traveling this summer, you can still experience the food of another region. These PCPL cookbooks will help you explor…

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Harry Potter? Simon Snow? Carry on!
By PimaLib_Damian

Hey readers! I want to talk to you about a book, that I can happily say is part of the PCPL catalog:Carry On.Let me tell you: once I picked…

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Harry Potter? Simon Snow? Carry on!
By PimaLib_Damian

Hey readers! I want to talk to you about a book, that I can happily say is part of the PCPL catalog:Carry On.Let me tell you: once I picked…

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Harvey Milk Day & the State of LGBTQ Pol

recommended by PimaLib_LGBT

Harvey Milk is remembered annually on May 22nd as a human rights activist who was instrumental in bringing the issues of LGBTQ people out i…

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Harvey Milk Day & the State of LGBTQ Pol

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Harvey Milk is remembered annually on May 22nd as a human rights activist who was instrumental in bringing the issues of LGBTQ people out i…



pimacountylibrary THE WRATH AND THE DAWN - by Renée Ahdieh. Set in the Middle East, this book is a reimagining of One Thousand and One Nights. Shahrzad has …
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Historia de México

recommended by PimaLib_MaryG

La historia de México, desde Los Aztecas hasta el presente.

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Historia de México

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La historia de México, desde Los Aztecas hasta el presente.

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