News from Altadena Library District https://catalog.altadenalibrary.org/cgi-bin/koha/opac-main.pl George H.W. Bush <p style="margin: 0px 0px 5px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; outline: 0px; vertical-align: baseline; font-variant-numeric: inherit; font-variant-east-asian: inherit; font-stretch: inherit; font-size: 15px; line-height: inherit; font-family: Dosis; color: #212121;"><span style="font-family: inherit; font-size: large; font-style: inherit; font-variant-ligatures: inherit; font-variant-caps: inherit; font-weight: inherit;">As a Library District and as a community, we honor the life and contributions of late President George H. W. Bush and celebrate his service to our country. He once said, "Any definition of a successful life must include service to others," and we carry that sentiment with us in our work serving the community of Altadena through our libraries' services.</span></p> <p style="margin: 0px 0px 5px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; outline: 0px; vertical-align: baseline; font-variant-numeric: inherit; font-variant-east-asian: inherit; font-stretch: inherit; font-size: 15px; line-height: inherit; font-family: Dosis; color: #212121;"><span style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; outline: 0px; vertical-align: baseline; font-style: inherit; font-variant: inherit; font-weight: inherit; font-stretch: inherit; font-size: large; line-height: inherit; font-family: inherit;"><br /></span></p> <p style="margin: 0px 0px 5px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; outline: 0px; vertical-align: baseline; font-variant-numeric: inherit; font-variant-east-asian: inherit; font-stretch: inherit; font-size: 15px; line-height: inherit; font-family: Dosis; color: #212121;"><span style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; outline: 0px; vertical-align: baseline; font-style: inherit; font-variant: inherit; font-weight: inherit; font-stretch: inherit; font-size: large; line-height: inherit; font-family: inherit;">If you are interested in learning more about late President Bush's life and presidency, the Altadena Library collection includes a biography&nbsp;<strong style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; outline: 0px; vertical-align: baseline; font-style: inherit; font-variant: inherit; font-stretch: inherit; font-size: inherit; line-height: inherit; font-family: inherit;"><a style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; outline: 0px; vertical-align: baseline; font: inherit; color: #437884; text-decoration-line: none !important;" href="https://catalog.altadenalibrary.org/cgi-bin/koha/opac-detail.pl?biblionumber=58116&amp;query_desc=kw%2Cwrdl%3A%20george%20h.%20w.%20bush">Destiny and Power: The American Odyssey of George Herbert Walker Bush</a>&nbsp;</strong>by Jon Meacham that is available for checkout at the Main Library. Our online database&nbsp;<strong style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; outline: 0px; vertical-align: baseline; font-style: inherit; font-variant: inherit; font-stretch: inherit; font-size: inherit; line-height: inherit; font-family: inherit;"><a style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; outline: 0px; vertical-align: baseline; font: inherit; color: #437884; text-decoration-line: none !important;" href="http://go.galegroup.com/ps/start.do?p=BIC&amp;u=alta94027">Biography in Context</a></strong>&nbsp;also offers information and linked resources about his life.</span></p> https://catalog.altadenalibrary.org/cgi-bin/koha/opac-main.pl#newsitem17 December Library Hours <p style="margin: 0px 0px 5px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; outline: 0px; vertical-align: baseline; font-variant-numeric: inherit; font-variant-east-asian: inherit; font-stretch: inherit; font-size: 15px; line-height: inherit; font-family: Dosis; color: #212121;"><strong style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; outline: 0px; vertical-align: baseline; font-style: inherit; font-variant: inherit; font-stretch: inherit; font-size: inherit; line-height: inherit; font-family: inherit;">The Main Library and Bob Lucas Branch will be closed on the following dates:</strong></p> <ul style="margin: 0px 0px 5px; padding: 0px 0px 0px 1.2em; border: 0px; outline: 0px; vertical-align: baseline; font-variant-numeric: inherit; font-variant-east-asian: inherit; font-stretch: inherit; font-size: 15px; line-height: inherit; font-family: Dosis; list-style-position: initial; list-style-image: initial; color: #212121;"> <li style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; outline: 0px; vertical-align: baseline; font: inherit;">Monday, December 24 through Wednesday, December 26</li> <li style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; outline: 0px; vertical-align: baseline; font: inherit;">Tuesday, January 1</li> </ul> <p style="margin: 0px 0px 5px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; outline: 0px; vertical-align: baseline; font-variant-numeric: inherit; font-variant-east-asian: inherit; font-stretch: inherit; font-size: 15px; line-height: inherit; font-family: Dosis; color: #212121;"><strong style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; outline: 0px; vertical-align: baseline; font-style: inherit; font-variant: inherit; font-stretch: inherit; font-size: inherit; line-height: inherit; font-family: inherit;">The Main Library and Bob Lucas Branch will close early on:</strong></p> <ul style="margin: 0px 0px 5px; padding: 0px 0px 0px 1.2em; border: 0px; outline: 0px; vertical-align: baseline; font-variant-numeric: inherit; font-variant-east-asian: inherit; font-stretch: inherit; font-size: 15px; line-height: inherit; font-family: Dosis; list-style-position: initial; list-style-image: initial; color: #212121;"> <li style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; outline: 0px; vertical-align: baseline; font: inherit;">Saturday, December 8 at 2:00pm</li> <li style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; outline: 0px; vertical-align: baseline; font: inherit;">Monday, December 31 at 5:00pm</li> </ul> <p style="margin: 0px 0px 5px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; outline: 0px; vertical-align: baseline; font-variant-numeric: inherit; font-variant-east-asian: inherit; font-stretch: inherit; font-size: 15px; line-height: inherit; font-family: Dosis; color: #212121;">&nbsp;</p> <p style="margin: 0px 0px 5px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; outline: 0px; vertical-align: baseline; font-variant-numeric: inherit; font-variant-east-asian: inherit; font-stretch: inherit; font-size: 15px; line-height: inherit; font-family: Dosis; color: #212121;"><strong style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; outline: 0px; vertical-align: baseline; font-style: inherit; font-variant: inherit; font-stretch: inherit; font-size: inherit; line-height: inherit; font-family: inherit;">Passport Services' hours will differ slightly from December 12 through December 31:</strong></p> <ul style="margin: 0px 0px 5px; padding: 0px 0px 0px 1.2em; border: 0px; outline: 0px; vertical-align: baseline; font-variant-numeric: inherit; font-variant-east-asian: inherit; font-stretch: inherit; font-size: 15px; line-height: inherit; font-family: Dosis; list-style-position: initial; list-style-image: initial; color: #212121;"> <li style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; outline: 0px; vertical-align: baseline; font: inherit;">Monday - Tuesday: 1:00pm - 8:00pm</li> <li style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; outline: 0px; vertical-align: baseline; font: inherit;">Wednesday (Normal Hours): 9:00am - 5:00pm</li> <li style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; outline: 0px; vertical-align: baseline; font: inherit;">Thursday: Office Closed</li> <li style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; outline: 0px; vertical-align: baseline; font: inherit;">Friday and Saturday (Normal Hours): 9:00am - 5:00pm</li> </ul> https://catalog.altadenalibrary.org/cgi-bin/koha/opac-main.pl#newsitem16