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Articles for June 2016 

Jun 27, 2016

Our National Parks

Suzanne Sanderson, Librarian

“If future generations are to remember us with gratitude rather than contempt, we must leave them more than the miracles of technology. We must leave them a glimpse of the world as it was in the beginning, not just after we got through with it.”
― Lyndon B. Johnson

This is the 100th anniversary of the creation of the National Park Service in 1916. Until two years…  MORE >>

Topics: General

Jun 20, 2016

Ramadan

Suzanne Sanderson, Plymouth Librarian

Anti-Muslim rhetoric has increased in the last few months. No one could have missed that, and the Pacific Northwest Conference isn't ignoring this disturbing trend. We are now in the midst of Ramadan, and churches like Plymouth are displaying banners in support of their Muslim neighbors. 

At Plymouth Library, we have over fifty books on various aspects of Islam. Here are just a…  MORE >>

Topics: Faith

Jun 13, 2016

Past Present Future

Suzanne Sanderson, Plymouth Librarian

I'm not sure what started me thinking about this week's article, but I know I was supposed to be thinking about something else. Well, when an idea comes to me, I just need to keep it company. What came to mind was how some people live in the past. Maybe it was a golden past compared to their grey present. Often, it was a troubled past that they can't let go of. Who would want to do that?…  MORE >>


Jun 6, 2016

Work

Suzanne Sanderson, Plymouth Librarian

Have you seen the display of Hannah Long-Higgins' portraits of members of the hospitality workers union?  They will be on view through June 12 in Hildebrand Hall so don't miss seeing them.  If you would like to read more about various aspects of employment and unemployment, here are some suggestions from Plymouth Library:

Not working: People talk about losing a job and…  MORE >>

Topics: General
Articles for June 2016