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Queen Bee Giveaway

As part of the Keep Indiana Learning #virtuallydifferent conference we are giving away a copy of Rosalind Wiseman’s book Queen Bees & Wannabes: helping your daughters survive cliques, gossip, boyfriends & other realities of adolescence. One winner will be chosen at random on July 1, 2021. Enter your information to a chance to win. About […]

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Vote For New Explorer Books!

Every month we have a research theme. We gather the books we have in the collection and the Gal’s Pals research for the Gal’s Guide Podcast. Sometimes we have holes in the collection where we could use more materials have better diversity in the theme. This is where YOU come in! We’ll post a short […]

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Stitch n’ Bitch

Craft time is back at Gal’s Guide! Second Saturday’s from 12pm-2pm. BYOC (bring your own craft). It can be cross-stitch, knitting, crochet, drawing, coloring, painting, jewelry, or anything that law enforcement allows in public. Welcome is everyone! As of 6/2/2021 masks are still required on the Nickel Plate campus.

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Juneteenth Read IN

Gal’s Guide Library is hosting a Juneteenth Read-IN. Invoking the spirit of civil rights sit-ins, the Gal’s Guide Library will be facilitating a space and books for people of all ages and ethnicities to come and sit and read a book about the African American experience. Bring a book. Borrow a book.Non Fiction or Fiction.Sit […]

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Vote for New Folk Tales and Myth Books!

Every month we have a research theme. We gather the books we have in the collection and the Gal’s Pals research for the Gal’s Guide Podcast. Sometimes we have holes in the collection where we could use more materials have better diversity in the theme. This is where YOU come in! We’ll post a short […]

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May First Friday

In person First Friday’s are back! We’re shining a spotlight on women at the center of folk tales & myths. Come see what new books we have for check out. Scavenger Hunt! Our youngest volunteer, Samantha, has a knack for scavenger hunts. She’s hidden, in plain sight, 24 fairy jars around the library. If you […]

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April First Friday

In person First Friday’s are back! Come see our larger space! Free art activity for all ages! Get a free library card! First Friday April 2, 2021 6pm-9pm Nickel Plate Arts Campus 107 S. 8th Street, Noblesville Gal’s Guide Library is on the second floor of the Judge Stone House

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Soul Sisters Fairy House

Gal’s Guide has made a fairy-sized ofrenda, an altar with a collection of offerings traditionally at a Mexican Día de Muertos celebration. Our ofrenda is a celebration of our soul sisters of the past. We invite YOU to come make a fairy-sized shrine of a famous woman of history, friend, or family member who has […]

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2021 Calendar

Gal’s Guide is more than a library. It’s a portal to read, learn, and create. Here are our events in 2021. January – Rebel Gals Month 14 Book Club – Untamed by Glennon Doyle (online) 28 Book Club – Untamed by Glennon Doyle (online) Gal’s Guide Podcast: Monday’s Audiobook Kristin Lavransdatter: Friday’s February – Black […]

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Rad Reader Reviews

You know all that time you spent reading and thought nothing would come of it?  Fear not, intrepid reader – now you can review your reads and help others find a good book. So welcome to our Radical Reader Reviews. Here’s how it works:  Read a book and leave a bodacious review below.  Be honest.  […]