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How to Stay Safe Online: Avoid Common Scams

Thursday, March 14th

7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Learn about common online scams and how to avoid them. Get tips you can use to stay safe online, including how to spot phishing and other threats while navigating online.


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VIRTUAL: Ruth E. Carter: Tradition & Imagination in Costume Design

Wednesday, March 20th

7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Join us for a special event with Ruth E. Carter, two-time Academy Award-winning costume designer of the Black Panther franchise!


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Southern Illinois Travel: Roadtripping in the Land of Lincoln

Tuesday, March 12th

7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

HPL staffer and noted Illinois enthusiast John Kokoris will share secrets to a successful visit to the Shawnee National Forest, including landmarks, hikes, lodging, and food.


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