Have fun with the sun and make art on Saturday, July 12 at 2 p.m.! In this program we will make art using special light sensitive paper, sunshine, and water to create photo negative-like pictures. Messy clothes and sunscreen are recommended for this outdoor program. Rain date will be July 17 at 2 p.m.
Hoopla is a free audio and video streaming service available to all Upper Arlington Public Library cardholders. Through Hoopla, patrons now have access to thousands of titles in video, music, and audiobook formats for streaming or temporary download. Content can be enjoyed on smartphones, tablets or computers. Learn more about Hoopla, check our support page, or download a copy of our Hoopla Instructions sheet.
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Learn about a fascinating Native American city located near what is now East St. Louis that, at its heyday, was home to tens of thousands of Mississippians. Archaeologists and historians are learning more every day about the religious practices, culture and society of the people that built a city that was larger than London in 1250 A.D. Ann Shifflet, instructor at the Columbus College of Art and Design, is our presenter on Friday, July 11 at 1 p.m. at the Main Library.
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In light of the 100th anniversary of World War I, there’s no better time to explore World at War: Understanding Conflict and Society, a comprehensive, informative and unique research database covering military conflicts that have defined the world’s identity.
Choose World War I under the Explore a War section in this database to discover overview information, detailed articles, primary source documents, images, maps and more.
Find out how it was possible that the assassination of one Archduke was a catalyst for the devastating war. Compare and contrast the countries that played major parts in the conflict. Read the entire text of the Treaty of Versailles, the document that formally brought the War to an end. Do all this and more with World at War.
Further your research as well with UAPL’s other eBooks and databases covering history.
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All UA residents are invited to join the Upper Arlington AEP Community Energy Savers Program. You can save your family or business money while you help the city earn a $90,000 grant for energy efficient lighting in the Northam Park parking lot. Learn about the many ways you can participate and sign up at www.EnergySavers2014.com. But hurry…all energy saving activities must be completed by August 31 to count toward the grant.
Long days, warm weather and sunshine! Summer is here! Here are some ideas of ways to enjoy the season.Read more