All HPL branches are closed on Family Day, Monday February 17. Only Central Library and Turner Park Branch are open from 1-5pm with family-friendly programs. No extended access hours at the Freelton and Lynden branches. No bookmobile service. Regular hours resume at all branches on Tuesday February 18. Extended study hours (9pm-12am) at the Red Hill and Terryberry branches also resume on Tuesday.
Canadian Langston Cane V finds his writing career (and, indeed, his life) in stasis until inspired by his mentor to write about an ancestor who purportedly died fighting alongside John Brown at Harpers Ferry. Traveling to Baltimore, the latter-day Cane delves into history and in so doing awakens to new possibilities.