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CCLD Trivia

Tuesday, April 30th, 2019

Question: Which Apollo crew was awarded a special Emmy Award by the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences?

Answer: Apollo 7 astronauts, Wally Schirra, Donn Eisele, and Walter Cunningham made the first live television transmissions from inside of a manned spacecraft. To read more on the Apollo missions and space,click here.

eNewsletter: What Do These 3 Items Share?

Thursday, September 20, 2018

Question: Christopher Columbus sailed the ocean blue in 1492, but where did he land?

Answer: The Bahamas, to read more on Christopher Columbus click here, or to read more on the Bahamas click here.

eNewsletter: Don't Miss These October Events

Thursday, April 4th, 2018

Question: Who wrote the poem, "I Wandered Lonely As a Cloud," which was about yellow daffodils?

Answer: William Wordsworth.  April is National Poetry month, why not check out our Poetry Section?

eNewsletter: Spring Has Sprung, What Events Are Waiting For You?

Monday, March 12th, 2018

Question: Who was the first woman to be the vice-presidential nominee of a major political party?

Answer: Geraldine Ferraro was chosen by Walter Mondale, Democrat, as his running mate in 1984.  Did you know that March is Women's History Month? 

eNewsletter: You're Invited!  Join us for the following events...

Monday, September 11th, 2017

Question: In 1846, who invented, built, and patented the first successful sewing machine?

Answer: Elias Howe, to find patterns, quilt ideas, and more for your sewing maching check out our sewing section.

eNewsletter: Fall into the Camden County Library District

Monday, July 17th, 2017

Question: In the Cars (Disney Pixar) movie, the Wheel Well Motel is based on what motel on Route 66 in Missouri?

Answer: The Wheel Well Motel in Cars is based on the Wagon Wheel Motel in Cuba, MO located on Route 66.

eNewsletter: 5 Hot Reads to Beat the Mid-Summer Reading Slump

Monday, July 3rd, 2017

Question: Who was the first Vice President of the United States?

Answer: John Adams. Want to read more on the Leaders of the United States?  Check out our Presidential Reading.

eNewsletter: Reminder ~ CCLD Will be Closed on Tuesday, July 4th

Monday, June 26th, 2017

Question: What unusual item can you check out from the Chicago Library system?

Answer: A fellow human being!  While we don't have fellow humans to check out, we do have the following Specialty Items available for checkout.

eNewsletter: New on Axis360 ~ Time to Get Social

Monday, June 19th, 2017

Question: According to the Guinness Book of World Records, which play has been running since November 25th, 1952, in England?

Answer: Agatha Christie'sThe Mousetrap, has been running November 25th, 1952 where it opened at Ambassadors Theatre in London and on March 25th, 1974 the play moved St. Martin's Theatre without missing a show.

Bonus Question:  What other name did Agatha Christine write books under?  Answer

eNewsletter: Programs You Won't Want to Miss

Monday, June 12th, 2017

Question: Where and when were potates first cultivated?

Answer: Potatoes were first cultivated in Peru about 7,000 years ago.

Want to start a garden of your own?  Not sure what to plant?  Take a look at our Gardening Section...

eNewsletter: What's New?!

Monday, June 5th, 2017

Questions: Which bestselling science fiction author passed away at the age of 91, on June 5th, 2012?

Answer: Ray Bradbury

eNewsletter: Help CCLD Go Purple ~ Alzheimer's and Brain Awareness June 2017

Monday, May 22nd

Question: A "lawn mullet" refers to what landscaping faux pas?

Answer: It refers to a neatly manicured yard in the front and an overgrown mess in the backyard.  Don't pull a mullet.  Visit the Lawn and Garden section of the library to help tame that "party in the back".

eNewsletter: Your Local Library Wants to Help Keep You Safe this Memorial Day Weekend


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