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Donate Seeds, Win Free Stuff!

Seed saving season is upon us! This year, anyone who donates seeds will be entered to win a brand new set of grow lights.

Summer Staff Recs

Try a library staff favorite! You might find your next great read.

Spider-Man Turns 60!

Marvel's Spider-Man turns 60 this year! Check out these comics to celebrate.

I Saw It on BookTok YA

Check out these books with positive reviews from popular BookTokers.

This Month's Picks

My Favorite Robots

Robots have been around for quite a while at this point and have become quite normalized in our stories. Here are some of my favorites.

Robot Movies

Q: What's the difference between a robot and a droid? A: Linux.
"Robot Adventure" with photo of tweens putting together a robot in background

Robot Adventure!

Aug 16th | 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Watch award-winning robots designed by local students engage in fun challenges, then make your own mini robot!

All About Robots

How do robots work? How can I make my own robot? What is the future of robotics? Answer these questions and more with these great reads.

Learn It Then Try it at Open Board Game Night!

Learn a New Game: Nature Fluxx

Fluxx is one of my all-time favorite card games.

Upcoming Events

Curbside PickupCurbside Pickup

Pick up your holds at either location without having to leave your car! Pull up at a curbside sign and call the phone number listed to get started.
Pickup your holds at either location without having to leave your car! Pull up at a curbside sign and call the phone number listed to get started.

New Books at HDL

Get a Library CardGet a Library Card

Stop in at either library location to register for a full library card, or sign up online for a temporary digital card
Stop in at either library location to register for a full library card, or sign up online for a temporary digital card

We Recommend

Asian Pacific American Heritage Month

Urban Farming

Learn more about the urban farming movement through these documentaries from Kanopy.

Flirty & Fun Summer Romance

Check out these fresh, cute romance audiobooks from Hoopla.

National Beach Day

August 30 is National Beach Day! Celebrate by picking up a beach read.

Summer Scares

Liven up these warm, summer nights with some scary stories.

Summer Gardening

Grow Community: Urban and Community Gardens

Even with a small plot of land, you can make a big difference.

Cultivate a Literary Garden

Gardens can be wonderfully peaceful places, great for reading. These books will help you cultivate a garden in your mind; no dirt involved.

Indoor Jungle

Whether you need help with one cactus or a whole indoor jungle, these books can help you grow your green thumb.

Garden Listening

Want to read in the garden, but it's just too hot? Make the inside sound like the outside with Freegal.
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