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Expect the unexpected with Chinua Achebe

I have never been a big fan of surprises. However, some of the best surprises come from the least expected places. As a college student, I was assigned to read Things Fall Apart by Chinua Achebe in my Africa studies class.

Share your creativity: Become an Artist in Residence at The Studio

Want to make a difference while earning some extra cash? 

The Studio at Anythink is looking for creative community members to join us as Artists in Residence in our creation labs and libraries across the district. 

What makes a great AIR? Selected individuals will: 

Hiking, field guides and what it really means to take in the views

Thinking about going on a hike soon? My advice: take the time to smell the flowers, literally. Recently I went hiking with me family. Admittedly we were all a little out of shape from the lack of being outdoors and found ourselves taking many small rest breaks as the incline claimed our energy much more quickly than expected. We found ourselves marveling at all the small details nature has to offer – wondering why certain trees have different types of bark, and what did poison ivy really look like? What is the difference between a shrub and a tree, a weed or a flower?

Meet Flavia DeLuce

When I was younger I enjoyed watching The Addams Family television show. I was so intrigued by the unique, dark, yet light-hearted story lines.