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One Epic Night

by Barb Conlin One Epic Night: Thursday, 11/17/2022 A few weeks ago, our Executive Director, Dr. Leah Leach, reached out to me and asked if I would attend the Advancing Noblesville Awards dinner.  She had a couple of other engagements that evening – also on behalf of the library.  I readily agreed and didn’t think […]

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Everything in Moderation?

by Barb Conlin The Dichotomy of Living in Moderation or with Passion My dad was and still is one of the biggest influences in my life; he passed in 2015, but his pearls of wisdom still direct me.  One of his favorite lines was, “Everything in moderation.”  It is a quote originating from ancient Greece […]

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Come at me, bro!

by Barb Conlin “Gal’s Guide Library, the first women’s history lending library in the US – right here in Noblesville!” I can’t imagine how many times I say that when I am greeting guests at the library or explaining who we are at a farmer’s market or street festival.  It is one of my standard […]

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Glitter For Your Soul

For my birthday last year, a girlfriend treated me to the Cake Bake Shop. For those of you who’ve been there, you know that this restaurant is an over the top culinary experience that tickles your senses – all of them! The visit was filled with yummy food, delicious drinks, crystal and marble and unicorns […]