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We Can’t Wait to Talk to Claire Legrand!

Tomorrow afternoon marks the return of the OPLbery Club. This will be our 8th year! And we are so excited to be hosting a Skype visit with author Claire Legrand, who wrote last year’s OPLbery Medal-winning book, Some Kind of … Continue reading

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The OPLbery Club’s list of finalists

These are the five books that remain on this year’s OPLbery Club reading list. The OPLbery Club is a mock Newbery club. Members have been meeting–and reading–since April. They need to read all five of these books in order to … Continue reading

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And the OPLbery winners are…

On Friday, January 8, the members of the OPLbery Club awarded the 6th annual OPLbery Medal to Serafina and the Black Cloak, by Robert Beatty. The club also gave an OPLbery Honor to Chasing Secrets, by Gennifer Choldenko. The OPLbery Club … Continue reading

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Author Kate Milford coming to OPL!

We are thrilled to announce that OPLbery Honor winning author Kate Milford will be visiting the library on Sunday, February 8 at 2 pm. She’ll tell some stories from  her book, Greenglass House, will answer some questions, and will sign … Continue reading

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And we have our winners…

The OPLbery Club voted on Friday, January 16, to give the OPLbery Medal to When Audrey Met Alice, by Rebecca Behrens. They also awarded an OPLbery Honor to Greenglass House, by Kate Milford. There were a lot of great books … Continue reading

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OPLbery Medal winning author Chris Grabenstein comes to visit!

Chris Grabenstein, author of the OPLbery Medal winning, Escape From Mr. Lemoncello’s Library and many other books, thrilled audience members with a terrific and humorous presentation at the Ossining Public Library. The Children’s Program Room was filled to capacity on … Continue reading

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OPLbery Mock Newbery Club Final List!

The OPLbery Club, our very own mock Newbery Club, has been reading all year and now has narrowed down to three finalists their favorites for the year. On January 9, 2013, the OPLbery Club will meet and vote. One of … Continue reading

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