Health Literacy Grant

Miami Public Library receives Health Literacy Grant The library recently received a $9,000 Health Literacy grant.  The funds, provided by the Institute of Museum and Library Services through the Oklahoma Department of Libraries (ODL), will be used to provide health education through such events as diabetes classes, yoga classes, and some healthy cooking demonstrations.  It… Continue Reading Health Literacy Grant

New Books 10/16/17

Political books seem to be published in groups as this week’s list demonstrates.  If you don’t like the opinions expressed in the group on this list, be assured there will be other groups of political books expressing a wide variety of opinions – something for which anyone can find disagreement.  You may prefer not to… Continue Reading New Books 10/16/17

New Books 10/9/17

Libraries transform lives in many ways.  Several of this week’s new books can make your life better!  Whether you need to overcome perfectionism, better understand your personality type, strengthen your spiritual life, or find a new job, it’s only a book away (if you apply what you read!) The Blind by A. F. Brady As… Continue Reading New Books 10/9/17

Classical Guitarist to Perform at the Library

Classical guitarist, Peter Fletcher, will be performing at the Miami Public Library on Thursday, October 12, at 6:30 p.m.  Fletcher, who plays to packed houses at Carnegie Hall, has  performed at the library several times and has always provided a stellar program.  This is an exciting addition to the 66 Cultural District programming for 2017.… Continue Reading Classical Guitarist to Perform at the Library