Fun Fact

English speakers have used the word ‘spring’ for the season since the 16th century. Before that it meant the source of a river. The season was known as Lent or Lenten.

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  • Iowa History Series: Brothers In War- The Story of the Littletons. Sunday 9/15 at 2:30pm in our Community Room.…
  • The Library will be Closed on Sunday and Monday of Labor Day weekend. We reopen at 9am on Tuesday.

Our family has visited the library each week, and all 5 of us look forward to it. It's a nice relaxing place, both inside and out. The collection is wonderful, and staff is welcoming and great with customer service. As a library director of 6 years, this is a great example of library service. 

 

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Continuing Educational Unit (CEU) Courses: All Universal Class courses offer CEU credit. The typical time to complete a course is approximately 10 hours per CEU credit.

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