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Published on Monday, May 5, 2014

May is National Bike Month and we’re celebrating here at Palisades library! National Bike Month allows bicyclists to showcase the many benefits of riding a bike – health, National Bike Monthtransportation, being environmentally friendly and of course, fun! 

Published on Monday, May 5, 2014

May marks the annual celebration of the many achievements and contributions of Asian Americans, Pacific Islanders and Jewish Americans to the fabric of American history and society. Kamishibai

Did you know that the Baltimore-Washington D.C. area has the 8th largest Jewish population in the country? Did you know that the term "Asian-American" is extremely broad and refers to people having origins in North East Asia, Southeast Asia, Central Asia or the Indian subcontinent including, for example, Cambodia, China, India, Korea, Mongolia, Malaysia, Pakistan, the Philippines, and Vietnam? Did you know that the U.S. Census also counts Maori and Indigenous Australians as Pacific Islander? 

Published on Wednesday, April 30, 2014

Prom photoCome celebrate Prom at the Palisades Library!
Beginning at 3 p.m. on Thursday, May 8, stop by any time to enjoy food, activities, music and a prom themed movie.
This program is for students in Middle School and High School. 

Family Story Time & Crafts

Published on Friday, April 25, 2014

Please join us as we celebrate Cinco de Mayo!  

Published on Sunday, April 20, 2014

Rainbow Cloud

Published on Friday, April 18, 2014

Ice-Cream Cones for Sale April marks a time to reflect on the contributions and impact Scottish Americans and Arab Americans have made on the United States. 

Published on Friday, April 18, 2014

GamesIt's Thursday afternoon: congratulations! You're almost done with school for the week! Come by the library to let off some steam, hang out with your friends, play a few games, and just relax.
For a full list of Game Time dates, click here.
Feel free to bring a snack! 
This program is for teens and tweens. 

Published on Friday, April 18, 2014

Henry James was born in April, 1843, into a prosperous family of writers and philosophers.  He lived in England for most of his adult life, where he was friends with many of the prominent writers of his day.  Many of his novels involve Americans trying to fit into European society.  In celebration of his birthday, Palisades Library has a display of books by and about Henry James, including:

Portrait of a Novel              Master  

Published on Monday, April 7, 2014

Stress BallFeeling stressed? Or maybe you just like to squeeze things!

April is National Stress Awareness Month, so visit the Palisades Children's Room to make your own squishy ball. Squeeze it when you want to relieve some tension or when you're feeling bored! 

This drop-in craft will take place Sunday, April 13 and will run 2:30-4 p.m.

Recommended age for this craft is 7 years and older, as we will be working with balloons.

Published on Thursday, April 3, 2014

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