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Peter’s Promised Land

Peter’s Promised Land by Kathy Goering and Descendants The most recent addition to our genealogy collection. It is the family history of Peter Goering, from 1852 to present descendants. Full of documentation and photos it chronicles family connections. Anabaptist history as well as Moundridge history is included for context. This title accompanies our other family […]

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A Long Petal of the Sea

A Long Petal of the Sea by Isabel Allende A beautifully written novel about hope, family, and exile. Victor Dalmau is in exile following the fascist overthrow of the Spanish Government after the Spanish Civil War. He and Roser, his brother’s pregnant widow, must unite to survive the exile. As partners they immigrate and try […]

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Momentous Events In The Life of A Cactus

Momentous Events In The Life of A Cactus by Dusti Bowling If you read and enjoyed Insignificant Events In The Life Of A Cactus, you will want to read this book, a continuation of Aven Green’s life as a teenager. She enters high school with over 2000 new students. Aven is the recipient of bullying […]

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New Online Catalog

The library has a new online catalog for looking up and renewing items. Check out this video for more information, click on the link below or the “Search our Catalog” icon on the top of the screen. https://moundridge.biblionix.com/catalog/      

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Enchanted Air

Enchanted Air, Margarita Engle Written in verse, this is the memoir of a child of two cultures. Her mother is Cuban and her father is American. She was torn between the two different worlds living among those who did not understand or appreciate her Cuban side. The two countries were in hostile relations, and she […]

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Job Opening- Library Outreach Associate

The Moundridge Public Library is seeking an enthusiastic self-motivated person to serve as Library Outreach Associate. The library outreach associate will assist in overseeing programming and outreach to patrons, birth through adult, assist patrons with circulation and other duties as assigned. Applicants schedule must be flexible to oversee programming, 10-15 hours a week. Desired Skills […]

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