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Midlothian

Fear and Failure: Frankenstein’s Enduring Appeal
Monday, 10/22 @ 5:30 PM

Fear and Failure: Frankenstein’s Enduring Appeal
Wednesday, 10/31 @ 11:30 AM

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Indigenous Peoples DayOctober 15

Indigenous Peoples Day This week at John Tyler Library (Midlothian), we celebrate Indigenous Peoples Day. As a Virginia resident, you may realize that many place names in your hometown are Native American in origin, or you be a member of a Native American tribe yourself! Regardless of your connection, there is no doubt that the presence and influence of Native Americans remains integral to the story of Virginia. The following is the list of recognized Native American Tribes in... Read More

Banned Books Week - Day 4September 27

“One cannot and must not try to erase the past merely because it does not fit the present.” ― Golda Meir, My Life Banned Books Week causes us to consider important questions each year--who has the authority to remove a book from a library and for what reasons? Why do libraries sometimes carry books that may contain offensive or morally problematic content? How does reading a book affect the reader? What about controversial issues in books? At the end, the library... Read More