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Sunset serenade: try a little tenderness

Otis Redding was born 9/9/1941. Gone too soon, but made some beautiful music while he was here…..

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Curbside delivery resumes tomorrow

Wednesday morning 9/9 we’ll be putting out books in the box for hungry readers. Get your post-Labor Day Requests in now, so you don’t miss out! Same goes for movie buffs and DVDs.

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Morning music minute: Pigpen

Ron McKernan (9/8/45), vocalist and soul man of the Grateful Dead, performs a Jimmy Reed classic. His raps on songs like Lovelight, Midnight Hour and Hard to Handle were the stuff of legend. The clip is from his last tour … Continue reading

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Sunset serenade: Freddie Mercury

Queen’s flamboyant frontman was born on this day. “For we who grew up tall and proudIn the shadow of the Mushroom CloudConvinced our voices can’t be heardWe just wanna scream it loud It comes to you as to us allYeah, … Continue reading

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Labor Day

The Nichols Library will not be putting out books for pickup on Monday, September 7, in observation of Labor Day. The next day for new selections to be put out will be Wednesday, September 9.

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New gets

Just in: large print (Numbers Game by Danielle Steel and The Order by Daniel Silva) and books on tape (All the Devils are Here by Louie Penny and Near Dark by Brad Thor). For serious fiction readers, we have Girl, … Continue reading

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Music minute: 2 Ivans.

August closed out with two notable birthdays on the 31st. Jerry Ivan Allison of The Crickets, whose paradiddles gave Peggy Sue its beat and…. Sir George Ivan Morrison: “you can’t stop us on the road to freedom…”

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Library steps / curbside changes

One of the steps leading up to the library has shifted and is not safe to use. This cuts-off access to the book drop. We moved the book pickup bin to the front walk and added a drop-off bin. It … Continue reading

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Expanded Curbside Pickup Hours!

Your book requests are now available for after-hours pickup! Books bags not claimed during our regular hours (10-2 MWF) will be placed in a storage bin on the library porch. You can pick your book bag up after hours MWF, or on Tuesday, Thursday … Continue reading

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Morning Music Minute

John Lee Hooker, blues master (b. 4/22/1917) James Burton. telecaster master, (b. 9/21/1939) J

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