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Gratitude

An Attitude of Gratitude

Just when his dearest life dreams seemed to have slipped beyond his reach, Kralik was struck by the belief that his life might become at least tolerable if, instead of focusing on what he didn’t have, he could find some way to be grateful for what he had. He set the goal of writing 365...
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Reading Love

Book Recommendation

 I like to recommend Adriana Trigiani as an author I love and hope you will, too! All her novels are enjoyable! Start with the Big Stone Gap Series....
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The Power of Reading

Check out what famous authors have to say about the power of reading. https://www.authorspublish.com/quotes/13quotesaboutthepower/...
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Hiker

Visit the Appalachian Trail

If you want a good place to visit the Appalachian Trail, visit Pine Grove Furnace State Park. Pine Grove Furnace is the halfway point for northbound hikers whose goal is to reach Mount Katahdin in Maine. By the time they’ve reached Pine Grove Furnace, they’ve hiked more than 1,100 miles.    ...
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Paul Smith Library 2019 Honorees Tom and Betty Healy announcement

Paul Smith Library to Honor Tom & Betty Healy

Ceremony & Reception Sunday October 13th Paul Smith Library of Southern York County’s Honors Committee has announced Tom and Betty Healy as the 2019 Honorees for their inaugural Honors Reception. They will recognize the Healys for their outstanding dedication to service in the southern York County community. A special ceremony and reception will be held...
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Staff Picks New Sale

What Should I Read Next?

Having trouble picking out your next read? The Paul Smith Library in Shrewsbury is here to help! Here are 3 easy ways to find a new fave in 5 minutes or less: 1. Check out a Staff Pick Seasonally updated and beautifully displayed, these specially selected books are sure to satisfy. 2. Browse the New...
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Dog Days

Dog Days of Summer

Learn about dog fostering from local author Cara Achterberg in her book, Another Good Dog. Also check out Oprah’s Great Books for Dog Lovers list. https://www.oprah.com/omagazine/great-books-for-dog-lovers/all...
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No More Plastic

Read this book and discover the small changes you can make now that will add up to make a big difference....
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locavor

What Produce is in Season Now?

Taken from The Spruce Eats, some herbs,veggies and fruits that should be available now! Basil, July through September Beets, June through December Blackberries, late July through mid-August Blueberries, July and August...
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Adult Summer Reading Bingo

Adult Summer Reading Bingo is back again this year at the Paul Smith Library! You can sign up at our front desk to receive your BINGO card as well as your first raffle ticket. (The prize we are raffling off this year is the bag full of goodies seen in the picture.) Next, all you have to do is read...
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