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Happy Anniversary, Miss Austen

Fans of Jane Austen’s novels may have heard that 2013 is the 200th anniversary of the publication of Pride and Prejudice. Devotees of Austen read her published works over and over again, all the while wishing that she had been more prolific.

Not-So-Spooky Halloween Stroll for Families

Halloween is right around the corner, but don't be scared! Dress your family in their costumes and head downtown to celebrate the spookiest holiday with some not-so-spooky activities at Richland Library, the Nickelodeon Theatre and Mast General Store from 4-6 p.m., Thursday, October 31.

Vista Book Group: The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks

The Vista Book Group met in September to discuss The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca Skloot. This is a well researched, narrative nonfiction book that is a wonderful blend of science, history, and biography which provides a fast paced and appealing read. If you happen to be one of those people that thinks that history and science reading is all boring, give this book a chance to change your mind.