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Jan 16, 2017

When Walking Is Hazardous to Your Health

Suzanne Sanderson, Librarian

Is walking more one of your New Year's resolutions? Everyone knows that walking is an excellant form of exercise, but I know that there are serious risks associated with taking a nice, little walk. I know because a number of years ago, I was hit by a car as I was crossing the street in an unmarked crosswalk by someone making a left turn into... me. Middle of a sunny, summer day. I had the…  MORE >>

Topics: General

Jan 9, 2017

Earth Spirit, Earth Justice

Suzanne Sanderson, Plymouth Librarian

Remember those hopeful days that gave birth to the first Earth Day, April 22, 1970? According to Earth Day Network, "Earth Day 1970 achieved a rare political alignment, enlisting support from Republicans and Democrats, rich and poor, city slickers and farmers, tycoons and labor leaders. The first Earth Day led to the creation of the United States Environmental Protection Agency and the passage…  MORE >>

Topics: General

Nov 28, 2016

Getting ready for Christmas

Suzanne Sanderson, Plymouth Librarian

It's time for my annual seasonal re-run. This is from 2013, updated with some new stories.

It's Advent!  We know Christmas is coming because of all the television commercials and Black Friday sales.  I was thinking grumbly thoughts about the commercialization of Christmas, but I do have to admit that many of my Christmas memories center around presents, both given and…  MORE >>

Topics: Faith, General

Nov 14, 2016

Local History, Part II

Suzanne Sanderson, Librarian

Plymouth Library has invited Judy Bentley to talk about her latest book: Walking Washington’s History: Ten Cities, at 10 am on Sunday, November 27, in Hildebrand Hall.  Judy will illustrate her talk with a slide show, and she will have books available for purchase - just in time to stock up on books for your holiday giving.

Walking Washington’s History: Ten…  MORE >>

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