A.V. Sorensen Branch, One in a Million

A.V. Sorensen Branch, One in a Million

As you walk up the stairs that separate the A.V. Sorensen community center from the library, the quote by Thomas Carlyle, “Our main business is not to see what lies dimly at a distance, but to do what lies clearly at hand,” adorns the wall. A bronze sculpture of children playing on a tree rests … Continue reading

Jane Austen Tea Party

Jane Austen Tea Party

“I declare after all there is no enjoyment like reading! How much sooner one tires of any thing than of a book! — When I have a house of my own, I shall be miserable if I have not an excellent library.” -Jane Austen, Pride and Prejudice Not only was Austen a wonderful writer, but … Continue reading

Teen Poetry Bash

Teen Poetry Bash

On Saturday, December 12, the W. Dale Clark Library hosted its 15th annual Teen Poetry Bash. Local youth were encouraged to bring two of their original poems to perform for a panel of judges from Louder Than a Bomb, a slam poetry organization in Omaha. Twenty one participants entered the competition, and cash prizes were awarded … Continue reading