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Posted on: March 11, 2019

Book Discussion

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The public is welcome to join the discussion of The Garden of Small Beginnings beginning on March 25 at 6:30 pm at the Independence Public Library. This debut novel by Abbi Waxman is funny, poignant, and startling in its emotional intensity and in its abi...

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Posted on: March 13, 2019

Resilience: Biology of Stress & Science of Hope

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Adverse Childhood Experiences and toxic stress have a direct impact on an individual’s health and well-being. They can be linked to destructive behavior and medical diseases. However, research shows resilience helps reduce these effects. Buildin...

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Posted on: March 12, 2019

Warm Up with These (True) Iowa Authors

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Warm Up with These (True) Iowa Authors

It’s March and it’s way too cold!! Here are a few jokes or sayings to lift your spirits when it seems that winter has hold and will never let go…In Europe they drive on the left side of the road, in Iowa we drive on w...

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Posted on: March 14, 2019

Take our Survey!

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If you plan to participate in any remaining events (Carriage Rides, MHI tours, Mental Health Awareness, Bullet Journaling, Escape the Game), please wait until after you've taken part in those.

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Posted on: March 19, 2019

OBOI: Bullet Journaling

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Track your progress in Bullet Journaling as part of the One Book One Independence (OBOI) 2019 programming with the Independence Public Library. Bullet Journals are designed to help track the past, organize the present, and plan for the future. It's an ama...

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