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    Tonight is Game Night!

    Tonight is Game Night! Visit the library this evening starting at 7:00pm for a study break for some games and fun! #ohrstromlibrary #gamenight #games #bingo #libraryevents #libraryfun #iamsps

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    New Reference Book: Encyclopedia of Play in Today’s Society

    New Reference Book: Encyclopedia of Play in Today’s Society edited by Rodney P. Carlisle, Sage, 2009. Find it in Ohrstrom at: REF 790 C19P A 2-volume set containing 450 articles focused on play, including: “games, toys, sports and entertainments found around the world.” (xii). Examples include:  Academic Learning & Play, Hide & Seek, Highland Games, I Spy, Mother-Child Play, Play & Evolution Helpful for:  Global Studies, Humanities, History, Social Studies, Sports, Anthropology