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The 2015 Young Poets

This year there were 1179 entries from students throughout Jackson County! Entries were received from 33 Jackson County schools representing 12 school districts as well as charter and parochial schools. In addition, 32 homeschooled students submitted poetry. The judges were extremely impressed with the efforts displayed in the poems submitted. 2015 Young Poets Contest Prize…

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Book Review: At the Waters Edge by Sara Gruen

At the Water’s Edge by Sara Gruen Set in the time frame of WWII, three friends, Ellis, his wife Maddie and best friend Hank make fools of themselves and disgrace Ellis’s parents at a ”high society” New Year’s Eve Party.   Ellis has already embarrassed his father, a Colonel, during WWI, by being classified 4F for…

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May/June 2015 Newsletter

Summer Reading is Here The Jackson District Library’s 2015 Summer Reading Program is headed your way, filled with programs, parties, and special events. We’re starting things off with the 2015 Summer Reading Kickoff on Saturday, June 13, at our Meijer Branch.      

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