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A Memory Called Empire
Posted: Mar 29, 2019
CEDAR RAPIDS, IA – March 24, 2019 – Out Loud! The Metro Library Network Author Series brings another solid set of authors to the metro area this summer for the 12th consecutive year. The collaborative program of the Cedar Rapids, Hiawatha, and Marion Public Libraries will present Craig Johnson, Christine Henriquez, and Jennifer Weiner on three Friday nights in June at the Hotel at Kirkwood Center.
Posted: Mar 25, 2019
Soulkeeper By David Dalglish Orbit $15.99 ISBN 9780316416641 Published 03/19/2018
Posted: Mar 22, 2019
The Metro Library Network, in partnership with Reading into Success, is pleased to present the third annual One 2 Read Program for second-grade students in the MLN service area. (One 2 Read is sponsored by the Friends of the Cedar Rapids Library and Friends of the Marion Public Library.) This initiative will benefit every second grader in College Community, Cedar Rapids Community, Linn-Mar, Marion and the parochial school districts, as well as Marion Homeschool students.
Posted: Mar 5, 2019
Read this article to find out more about the return of the prize!
Posted: Mar 5, 2019
Do you have questions about the status of the new building project? We may have answered them for you already. Read through our frequently asked questions about the new building project now.
Posted: Mar 1, 2019
Linn Area Reads is an annual community reading program across the Metro Library Network, Barnes and Noble, and rural Linn County public libraries.  This is an opportunity for patrons to come together and explore culture and community resources through the lens of a shared reading experience.  Our committee selected Dreamland: the True Tale of America’s Opiate Epidemic by Sam Quinones. 
Posted: Feb 25, 2019