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Posted on: February 9, 2019

OBOI: MHI Tour

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As part of the One Book One Independence (OBOI) 2019 programming with the Independence Public Library, please join us on a tour of Independence’s own Mental Health Institute (MHI) beginning at 1:00 pm on February 16th. The tour will be led by Mi...

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Posted on: February 14, 2019

OBOI: The Lives They Left Behind: Suitcases from a Hospital Attic

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The public is invited to attend a live online presentation with Darby Penney at the Independence Public Library as part of the One Book One Independence (OBOI) programming revolving around the novel What She Left Behind by Ellen Marie Wiseman. Penney, alo...

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Posted on: February 12, 2019

OBOI: Spudfest

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Tasters and creators wanted for Spudfest! at the Independence Public Library. The public is invited to drop in and enjoy tastings of a variety of dishes made by local “chefs” that all contain potato as an ingredient.  Tasting and judging will be ...

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Posted on: February 13, 2019

Tales to Tails

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Children of all ages have an opportunity to improve their reading skills and make a new friend at the Independence Public Library by reading aloud to a dog. Malachi is therapy-certified meaning he has passed an obedience and temperament test and receives ...

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Posted on: February 10, 2019

Dungeons & Dragons

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This legendary, fantastical role-playing game is centered on storytelling in worlds of swords and sorcery. Teens ages 12-16 work together and may explore a dark dungeon, a ruined castle, or a lava-filled cavern. The adventurers will need to solve puzzles,...

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