Black Friday Shopping: Protect Your Identity

Black Friday Shopping: Protect Your Identity

November 27, 2019

Black Friday Shopping: Protect Your Identity

11/27/2019 10:46 AM EST
 
Original release date: November 27, 2019

Black Friday is one of the most lucrative shopping days of the year for retailers in brick-and-mortar shops and online, but shopper...

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Stream Sesame Street!

Stream Sesame Street!

November 7, 2019

Our streaming video service, Kanopy has added Sesame Street!

Use it at home, at your caregivers, or as you visit family during the holidays!  Get started here!

Free with your Lansing Library card.

Sesame Street on Kanopy

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Your Library Knows…

Your Library Knows…

October 28, 2019

Who does not like a little peace and quiet?

Shh.  At one time or another, we have heard or said this word.  It usually, but not always, accompanies an index finger placed before closed lips.  There is no real definition for shh, but it was derive...

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Your Library Knows…

Your Library Knows…

October 7, 2019

What is it about parks that attract people?

Based on the Yosemite Act of 1864, the United States Congress established Yellowstone National Park in 1872 and in March of that year, President Ulysses S. Grant signed the Yellowstone National Park Pro...

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Publish Your eBook!

Publish Your eBook!

October 2, 2019

Inkie.org is here! Everyone in Illinois now has free access to a suite of self-publishing tools and resources.

Users can go to inkie.org to create, design, and publish their very own e-book, submit their work for inclusion in local and national e...

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Your Library Knows…

Your Library Knows…

September 16, 2019

Ever wonder why the Lansing Library offers complimentary coffee from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.? 

In the 15th century, coffee was grown in Arabia where public coffee houses surged in popularity.  It was a place where people gathered to discuss curr...

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Explore More Illinois - New Attractions Added!

Explore More Illinois - New Attractions Added!

September 11, 2019

New attractions include:

  • Aikman Wildlife Adventure in Arcola
  • Blocks to Bricks in Schaumburg
  • Love’s Sweet Arrow (Romance Bookstore) in Tinley Park

Check out offers from these and others at https://www.lansingpl.org/passes

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National Sewing Month Resources on BiblioBoard

National Sewing Month Resources on BiblioBoard

September 4, 2019

September is National Sewing Month, sponsored by the Sewing & Craft Alliance in partnership with the American Sewing Guild. It was first celebrated in 1982, when President Ronald Reagan issued a proclamation declaring September as National Sewing ...

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Your Library Knows…

Your Library Knows…

August 26, 2019

What was used to navigate this world before GPS? 

Let us first define GPS.  To date, this acronym is short for global positioning system and is widely used to describe the ability to tap into a device that will get us from point A to point B whe...

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IRS Warns of New Email Scam

IRS Warns of New Email Scam

August 23, 2019

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National Cyber Awareness System:

 

08/23/2019 02:26 PM EDT
 
Original release date: August 23, 2019

The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) has issued a warning about a new email scam in which malicious cyber actors...

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