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ISCR Exhibit: Preserving the Histories of IMPD and IFD

ISCR Exhibit: Preserving the Histories of IMPD and IFD

Central Library

Visit the Nina Mason Pulliam Indianapolis Special Collections Room on Central Library's 6th floor to view unique artifacts that reflect the rich histories of the Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department and Indianapolis Fire Department and celebrate their roles in community life.

Meet & Play at Wayne

Meet & Play at Wayne

Wayne Branch

Caregivers and children up to six years of age are invited to visit the Library's community room and play together! Caregivers can get to know other caregivers with young children.

Job Center at the Library

Job Center at the Library

Spades Park Branch

The Library presents a free service for unemployed or underemployed individuals to receive one-on-one assistance to enhance their employment skills.

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