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Library Corner: Tween activities for August to begin second Wednesday
The library’s summer reading programs are ending soon. Those who signed up for the “Groundbreaking Reads” adult program, be sure to turn in your reading log by Wednesday to be eligible for the draw...
Jul 28, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 91 91 recommendations | email to a friend
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WRIGHT WAY: The blood of Christ
“Bloodless surgery — operations performed without the use of donated blood — has been done for years on patients with religious objections to transfusions. Now, hospitals are embracing the practice...
Jul 24, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 187 187 recommendations | email to a friend
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Around Cleveland 7-21
Ducktown Basin Museum will present a program on Monday at the library titled “Mining: Environmental Impact and Remediation in the Basin Area.” Cleveland Dance and Performing Arts Center will hold a...
Jul 21, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 71 71 recommendations | email to a friend
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Library Corner: Class in  Chinese to be offered through Oct. 10
This is last call for the class in Chinese which will begin Tuesday and run through Oct. 10 — each Tuesday and Thursday at 10 a.m. in the Carmichael House Conference Room. To register for this clas...
Jul 21, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 72 72 recommendations | email to a friend
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Family Works: Speaking on adulthood
Do you feel like you have truly reached adulthood? According to research, about 45 percent of 12- to 17-year-olds answer yes to this question. Hmm. Most of us who are any older would question this ...
Jul 21, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 74 74 recommendations | email to a friend
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WRIGHT WAY: That old time religion?
The Washington Post ran an article on former Anglican bishop Nicholas T. Wright, a leading New Testament scholar, who is raising the question, “Have we gotten heaven all wrong?” The May 16, 2012 ar...
Jul 19, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 236 236 recommendations | email to a friend
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WRIGHT WAY: To love beyond toleration
To learn to coexist together beyond the boundaries of toleration to actually loving those who are completely different from us, we need little more than to look deeply into our own religious book a...
Jul 17, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 145 145 recommendations | email to a friend
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Family Works: Speaking on date rape
One of the most tragic counseling experiences of my career involved the family of a wonderful young lady who deliberately chose a smaller university for her freshman year, believing that such an en...
Jul 14, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 64 64 recommendations | email to a friend
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Around Cleveland 7-14
“Dig Into Your Treasures” will be presented at the library beginning at 7 p.m. on Tuesday by Walter Presswood, antique dealer. He will appraise and value treasures brought in. Ducktown Basin Museum...
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WRIGHT WAY: And justice for all
I was stopped by police at gunpoint once when I was 17 and on my way to work. Had I panicked I am sure I would have been shot. This unsettling incident that took place in Decatur, Ga., in 1972, flo...
Jul 11, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 198 198 recommendations | email to a friend
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