The Peace Corps is now 55 years strong, and accepts all ages of volunteers from 21 to 80. Local volunteers Gail and Mike Messick will talk about their first hand accounts of service in the 3rd world on Wednesday, November 2 at 7 p.m. at the Main Library. Come hear about their experiences and learn how you might become a volunteer or learn about other ways that you can support the Peace Corps' goals.
We provide best selling audio and print books you can checkout and download to a wide range of devices.
Kids and Teens can find best selling audio and print books in two new collections: the TEENScollection and the KIDScollection. Try them, and don't forget that you can always go to the main collection for more.
Zinio Digital Newstand Platform offers you access to full digital copies of some of your favorite magazines. You can download and view these titles on your computer or mobile device. Learn more about using Zinio
Hoopla is a free audio and video streaming service available to all Upper Arlington Public Library cardholders. Through Hoopla you have access to thousands of titles in e-book, video, music, audiobook and comic book formats for streaming or temporary download. Check our support page, or download a copy of our Hoopla Instructions sheet.
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 e-book, video, music, audiobook and comic book formats for streaming or temporary download. Content can be enjoyed on smartphones, tablets or computers. Check our support page, or download a copy of our Hoopla Instructions sheet.
Schedule a 1-on-1 training with staff in our Media Services department. We can help you get started with UAPL's free eBooks and Magazines. Each session is up to one hour.
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Come to the Main Library for our annual Pumpkin Parade this Saturday, October 29 at 10:30 a.m., then stick around to watch It's the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown at 11:30 a.m. Free tickets to the movie are required and will be available after the Pumpkin Parade. Be sure to come in costume!
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The Avenue of Trees is a holiday display at the Upper Arlington Main Library consisting of evergreens decorated by five local nonprofit organizations. It's a great way to get visibility for your organization and show your holiday spirit! Trees are on display from Thanksgiving until around New Year's Day. Please fill out and submit this online form to be considered for this year's Avenue of Trees display. Deadline for forms is 9 p.m. on November 1. Organizations will be selected and notified on November 2. Contact Christine Minx, the library's Marketing and Community Relations Manager, at email@example.com with questions.
There is a lot of controversy being stirred up over these and many other issues, especially with the upcoming election around the corner. Information gleaned from social media and comment sections on websites can be fraught with exaggerations and inaccuracies, whether well meaning or not.
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