Are you enjoying the bounty of fruits and vegetables from your garden harvest or from your local farmers' market? Check out our materials on how to can and preserve food; click here. To learn more about fruit and vegetable safety, click here to access information from the US Department of Agriculture.
100 years ago today, Germany declared war on Russia (four days after Austria declared war on Serbia) in what became World War I. We have many resources to learn more about WWI, including the History Reference Center; to check it out, click here.
Walter Dean Myers, famous author of children's and young adult books, has passed away. A former Soldier in the Army, Myers wrote books about serious and difficult subjects such as the effects of war, incarceration, and inner city life on children. For more books and information, visit our catalog.