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Library Events

Censorship in the Library & Classroom

Feb 06

6:00 PM7:00 PM
Kaplan Library Rm 218

Censorship in the Library & Classroom: Is Your Favorite Book at Risk?

MSMC Library Week, February 6-10, 2017the word censored displayed twice

How would you handle an attempt to ban a book in your school or library? Theresa Yost, School Media Specialist in Lounsberry Hollow Middle School and Mary Ann Politi, former Administrator & School Librarian at Wappingers Central School District will discuss real-life book challenges posed by parents and how they were resolved. Take part in a candid conversation and learn more about banned and challenged books.

GIFT CARD DRAWING! *YOU MUST BE PRESENT TO WIN*

Co-sponsored by the MSMC Class of 2019 & the Literary Society, an SGA organization, Censorship in the Library & Classroom will take place February 6th at 6 p.m. in the Kaplan Library, Room 218. This event has been approved for Academic Success FYE credit, but students at all levels are welcome. The event is free and open to the public. Light refreshments will be served. We hope to see you there! 

Kaplan Library is changing – because of you!! Each day of Library Week introduces a new or improved service suggested by the Spring 2016 Student Library Survey. To celebrate, we’re giving away TWENTY $10 Visa gift cards throughout the week. Check our website for details!

Regular Hours - North Wing

The North Wing of Kaplan Library includes areas on the 1st and 2nd floors where books, journals, dvd's, and other materials are housed, including the Curriculum Materials Center.

SundayJanuary 19, 2020   Closed
MondayJanuary 20, 2020  11:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
TuesdayJanuary 21, 2020  7:30 a.m. -  12:00 a.m.
WednesdayJanuary 22, 2020  7:30 a.m. -  12:00 a.m.
ThursdayJanuary 23, 2020  7:30 a.m. -  12:00 a.m.
FridayJanuary 24, 2020  7:30 a.m.  -   7:00 p.m.
SaturdayJanuary 25, 2020 10:00 a.m. -   6:00 p.m. 
   
SundayJanuary 26, 2020 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
MondayJanuary 27, 2020  7:30 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
TuesdayJanuary 28, 2020  7:30 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
WednesdayJanuary 29, 2020  7:30 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
ThursdayJanuary 30, 2020  7:30 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
FridayJanuary 31, 2020  7:30 a.m. -   7:00 p.m.
SaturdayFebruary 1, 202010:00 a.m. -   6:00 p.m. 

View the complete Spring Schedule

After-Hours Access to Kaplan Library South Wing

Kaplan Library & Learning Center provides access to its South Wing after regular library hours and on days when the library is closed.

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