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Five Things I Love About KonMari Method Five Things I Love About KonMari Method

Five Things I Love About “The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up” and the KonMari Method
Five Things I Love About “The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up” and the KonMari Method

Starting a Book Club: An Interview Starting a Book Club: An Interview

want to take this opportunity to provide a quick guide to starting your own book club.
want to take this opportunity to provide a quick guide to starting your own book club.

Ursula K. Le Guin & Harlan Ellison Ursula K. Le Guin & Harlan Ellison

In recognition of International Science Fiction Day on January 2, I am writing about two great authors of the genre who passed away in 2018.
In recognition of International Science Fiction Day on January 2, I am writing about two great authors of the genre who passed away in 2018.

Top circulating titles from 2018 Top circulating titles from 2018

Regular library users will tell you that waiting for a highly anticipated read that you placed on hold can be tough.
Regular library users will tell you that waiting for a highly anticipated read that you placed on hold can be tough.

2019 Reading Challenge: Debut Novel 2019 Reading Challenge: Debut Novel

In 2019, Omaha Public Library (OPL) invites patrons to take part in a reading challenge!
In 2019, Omaha Public Library (OPL) invites patrons to take part in a reading challenge!

A Book with Power to Shift a Paradigm A Book with Power to Shift a Paradigm

Every once in a great while, you encounter a book that has the power to change everything—both in your personal life, and in the world at…
Every once in a great while, you encounter a book that has the power to change everything—both in your personal life, and in the world at…

Holiday Book-Giving Tips Holiday Book-Giving Tips

By Kcram
It’s the holiday season -- a time of year when we often think about buying gifts for those special people in our lives. Many lifelong…
It’s the holiday season -- a time of year when we often think about buying gifts for those special people in our lives. Many lifelong…

Podcast and Audiobook Pairings Podcast and Audiobook Pairings

If you refresh your podcast feed every morning hoping for a new episode, you’re in good company at Omaha Public Library. While I can’t…
If you refresh your podcast feed every morning hoping for a new episode, you’re in good company at Omaha Public Library. While I can’t…

Volunteer Spotlight: Natalie Gerhart Volunteer Spotlight: Natalie Gerhart

Since moving to Omaha two years ago, Gerhart has made volunteering with OPL's book club coordinator part of her weekly routine.
Since moving to Omaha two years ago, Gerhart has made volunteering with OPL's book club coordinator part of her weekly routine.

Staff Spotlight: Rose Fennessy-Murphy Staff Spotlight: Rose Fennessy-Murphy

Fennessy-Murphy spent her childhood visiting libraries, only to end up coming full circle and working at OPL for the last 23 years!
Fennessy-Murphy spent her childhood visiting libraries, only to end up coming full circle and working at OPL for the last 23 years!

Partner Spotlight: U.S. Small Business… Partner Spotlight: U.S. Small Business…

OPL has partnered with the Small Business Administration's NE office since 2014 to offer the "New Year, New Business" workshop series.
OPL has partnered with the Small Business Administration's NE office since 2014 to offer the "New Year, New Business" workshop series.

Starting Smart for Small Business Starting Smart for Small Business

It’s the time of year for new beginnings. If you’ve dreamed about starting your own business, now is as good a time as any.
It’s the time of year for new beginnings. If you’ve dreamed about starting your own business, now is as good a time as any.

Long Books to Read Over the Holidays… Long Books to Read Over the Holidays…

Spending time with family can be a welcome part of the holidays, but for introverts like me, it can also be overwhelming. Sometimes I (and…
Spending time with family can be a welcome part of the holidays, but for introverts like me, it can also be overwhelming. Sometimes I (and…

Read It & Eat Culinary Conference 2018 Read It & Eat Culinary Conference 2018

The 8th annual Read It and Eat Culinary Conference dove into the world of dairy and dairy alternatives!
The 8th annual Read It and Eat Culinary Conference dove into the world of dairy and dairy alternatives!

Food for Fines Helps Patrons Waive Late… Food for Fines Helps Patrons Waive Late…

For the second year, OPL partnered with Alliance for a Better Omaha to collect food donations in exchange for up to $20 off of late fees.
For the second year, OPL partnered with Alliance for a Better Omaha to collect food donations in exchange for up to $20 off of late fees.

Volunteer Spotlight: Sandi Skorniak Volunteer Spotlight: Sandi Skorniak

While she agrees that nobody should judge a book by its cover, Skorniak knows many do, which makes her role cleaning OPL items important.
While she agrees that nobody should judge a book by its cover, Skorniak knows many do, which makes her role cleaning OPL items important.
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