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by Cree Lahti Clara Barton, founder of the American Red Cross, will be portrayed by Karen Vuranch, of Fayetteville, at the Linwood Community Library at Snowshoe on Sunday, May 4, at 2 p.m. The presentation...

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I was standing behind the circulation desk when a boy approached me with a puzzled look on his face. I’m not sure how old he was; maybe a precocious 10-year-old, maybe a short...

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As I write this, the children of Pocahontas County are experiencing their first day back at school. I am having a hard time believing that summer has passed by so quickly, and that some...

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By Helena Gondry Hillsboro Library Friends “Shepherd’s Pie, Wild Mushrooms and English Tea” Reflections on Beatrix Potter (1866-1943) I have come to believe that the library is filled with adventure. As soon as...

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I hope you all had a cozy, warm weekend while Winter Storm Jonas raged over us all. I’m not sure how much snow we got here at my house, but I can tell...

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We have received a nice batch of new books at McClintic Library, some by our favorite authors like Stuart Woods, Scandalous Behavior, Stephen King, The Bazaar of Bad Dreams, and Nora Roberts, Star of...

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Pocahontas County Free Libraries had a VISTA (Volunteers in Service to America) last year named Christine Holsinger, who worked out of McClintic and helped us start some great new programs, such as a Shut-In...

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There are at least 16 books that are going to be made into movies in 2014, and since it’s only January, you have plenty of time to read the book before you see the...