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A Hygge Night In

Pick up your hygge kit at the Library. First come first serve. Kit includes: Candle making kitHot chocolateBook/Movie/Music Recommendations Hygge (pronounced hue-guh) is a Danish word used when acknowledging a feeling or mood of coziness and contentment. Hygge can be…

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Spotlight on Local Black Kidlit Authors

Happy Black History Month! While you should of course be reading Black authors year-round, Black History Month is the perfect time to support and learn about new-to-you Black writers. The Library staff has already shared a wonderful list of recommended…

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February New Books

This February brings many new books available for check out from the Library. Click on the image to put the book on hold. To get a recommendation from Library staff, please go to fppl.org/getarec. 

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Digital Magazines Move to Libby App

The Forest Park Public Library will be moving the digital magazine collection from RBdigital to the Libby app on February 3. You will continue to be able to browse, borrow, and enjoy all the same great digital magazines you loved…

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Celebrate Black Voices

Library staff has picked out books for kids, young adults, and adults featuring Black authors and Black Stories. To get more recommendations, go to fppl.org/getarec. For Kids An accessible introduction to what advocacy and protest can mean, bridging the past…

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National Racial Day of Healing

Today we honor the National Day of Racial Healing to forward collective action to create a more equitable world. The National Day of Racial Healing was created in 2017 by more than 500 leaders around the United States.  There have…

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MLK Day of Service

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. believed in a nation of equality and justice for all, and encouraged everyone. In his honor, please consider making Monday, January 18 a day of service to your community.MLK Day of Service is celebrated around…

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Self Care Recommendations

Self care can mean different things to different people Below are some recommendations to help you take care of you. BOOKS           Professor Follows His Bliss by  Rajeev BalasubramanyamThe A to Z of Mindfulness by Anna…

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