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A Little Life reviewed by Duggan Phillips

Hanya Yanagihara's second novel, A Little Life, takes up the stories of four young men who, alike in exceptional drive and talent, form a tight-knit bond of friendship in college, a bond that is tested during the ups and downs they each experience in New York in the decades following their graduation.

Does the library offer free wi-fi service?

Yes, we offer free WiFi service at all 24 branch locations, which means you can bring your own laptop or portable device to get online at the library. For more information, click on the About tab at the top of the library's homepage. In the box on the left side of the page, click on Computers.

EMV Technology: Is Your Business Ready?

Is your business ready for the shift in liability that comes with the new EMV chip credit card technology?  If not, your business will be responsible for certain types of fraud.  Planning an EMV migration strategy should be a top priority for any small business who accepts credit card payments. 

Get the facts about the new technology from industry experts, and get the information you need to protect your business, at this workshop.  Speakers include:  Paul Mabardy, Merchant Services of Oklahoma, Inc. and David H. White, The Credit Card Guy. 

Free Landfill Days in Tulsa

The next scheduled free landfill day is this weekend October 24th-25th.

Tulsa utility customers can dispose of unwanted items, with some exceptions noted below, on those days. 

Participants must show a City of Tulsa utility bill or a driver's license with an address within the Tulsa city limits in order to be admitted to the landfill.

Quarry Landfill
13740 E. 46th St. North.
7am to 3 pm 

Southern Tragedy by Cindy Hulsey

A strong sense of place anchors Robert Goolrick’s mythic Southern Gothic tale, Heading Out to Wonderful. Set in the late 1940s in a small town in Virginia, the story is told from the perspective of lapsed time. Sam Haislett, who was a young child at the time of the events he narrates, relates the tragic tale of a doomed love affair between two lonely outsiders.

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