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Healthcare Navigators @ the Library

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Have questions about the Affordable Care Act?

Get answers from certified Healthcare Navigators tomorrow, December 17, 2013 1-3p.m. at the Broken Arrow Library (300 W. Broadway, Broken Arrow).

Can't make this session? Join us for the next session at the Martin Regional Library on January 7 at 1:30p.m.

Be a Book Giver by Cindy Hulsey

Eighth grade.  I was sitting in Mrs. Wolffes’s English class wearing bell-bottom hip-huggers and a smock top.  I wore small gold wire-framed glasses and my nails were perfectly manicured in frosty lilac.  At the end of class Mrs. Wolffes approached me and said she had just finished a book she thought I would enjoy.  She gave me the title and the author’s name; Zelda by Nancy Milford.

Increase donations to your nonprofit through Twitter

Cartoon of Twitter blue birds on wire

In only its second year of existence, #GivingTuesday brought together more than 10,000 nonprofit participants and garnered more than 269,000 tweets to kick off the giving season on Dec. 3, 2013.

#GivingTuesday is a national movement for the creation of a dedicated day of giving on the Tuesday following the shopping days Black Friday and Cyber Monday. Nonprofits use the #GivingTuesday hashtag on Twitter to link their holiday fundraising campaign to the national giving conversation.

Explore the past with the library's Daily Life through History and Pop Culture Universe databases!

Whether you're interested in the people of the 20th Century or 20 centuries ago, we've got you covered. The library has two databases that allow you to learn about the life, culture and events of the past. Daily Life through History is a comprehensive source for information from the beginning of recorded history to the present, while Pop Culture Universe focuses on the fads, trends, and news of the last hundred years.

Annual Literacy Potluck Holiday Party

Join us and bring your holiday spirit with you! All tutors and learners are invited to our usual get-together this time of year this Saturday, December 14th. Mix and mingle with literacy staff, volunteer tutors, and adult learners. Like in past years, pizza will be provided, but please feel free to bring any other snacks or sweets you don’t mind sharing with the crowd.
 
Where: The Literacy, Outreach and Volunteer Office (2901 S. Harvard Ave.)
When: Saturday, December 14th, 11:30 a.m.—1:00 p.m.
 

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