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"September is Suicide Awareness Month. According to the World Health Organization nearly 800,000 people every year die by suicide worldwide. And according to the Center for Disease Control, suicide in the United States is at a 30 year high (an AP..."
""Dog Days...an evil time; the Sea boiled, the Wine turned sour, Dogs grew mad, and all other creatures became languid; causing to man, among other diseases, burning fevers, hysterics, and phrensies." John Brady, Clavis Calendaria, 1813. ..."
"Here comes the sun! Celebrate the beginning of summer and the longest day of the year in the Northern Hemisphere, summer solstice, June 21st, all month long with these recommendations that all have "sun" in the title. There's something ..."
"Keep it Mardi Gras all month long with these recommendations about The Crescent City from the Eckstrom-Columbus staff. Learn the history, feel its oppressive summer heat and dance to the beat of a city that in many ways has more in common with th..."
"February is African-American History Month. Here are some titles, recommended by the staff of the Eckstrom-Columbus Library, that we think you may enjoy! With a few exceptions, we've tried to focus on works published since the turn of the centur..."