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Teddy Bear Sleep-over

Teddy Bear Sleep-over on Wednesday, February 25 at 7:00 p.m. Children can bring a stuffed animal to this special evening story time with Miss Mallory. They’ll hear stories and tuck their stuffed animals in for the night before leaving. When … Continue reading

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Our Town Books Reviews: El Deafo

This book review originally appeared in the Jacksonville newspaper, The Source. El Deafo By Cece Bell 248 pp. Amulet Books. $10.95. (For Middle Grade-Schoolers) When Cece starts first grade in the 1970s, she not only faces meeting new kids in … Continue reading

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Burns’ Night in Photos

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Celebrate Burns Night

Bagpipes. Whiskey-tasting. Men in kilts. Haggis and other Scottish refreshments. Plus a program of Robert Burns’ poetry and song! Free. Friday, January 23. Begins at 7 p.m. at Our Town Books and continues at The Playhouse on the Square. Dinnae … Continue reading

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Our Town Books Reviews: The Night Before Christmas

This book review originally appeared in the Jacksonville newspaper, The Source. The Night Before Christmas By Clement C. Moore. Illustrated by Douglas Gorsline. 32 pp. Random House. $3.99. In early December, Dr. “Chet” Bone of Jacksonville received a heartfelt standing … Continue reading

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