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Hurricane Library Connection April/May 2021

May is Mental Health Awareness Month

A time to raise awareness of those living with mental or behavioral health issues and to help reduce the stigma so many experience.

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Attention Seniors: make sure you satisfy all library obligations by Friday, May 28, 2021. See Ms. Branford in the library to check your status.

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Gemini Ink: San Antonio's Writing Arts Center Autograph Series Featuring New York Times Bestselling Author Ben Fountain

A few of our Hurricane's participated in Gemini Ink's virtual lunch with New York Times best selling author Ben Fountain. The luncheon involved a real-time virtual event with a reading by Mr. Fountain, followed by a lively interview with San Antonio Express- News journalist Yvette Benavides. The honorary chair, Former Mayor Julian Castro, also shared a few words with the students at this event! Participating students received a free signed book by Mr. Fountain and a boxed lunch.

In Celebration of National Poetry Month, we spotlight Shout by Laurie Halse Anderson

Click the image to view the book trailer detailing the true story of a survivor who refused to be silenced.

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