Staff will welcome author ray e boomhower at 7 p m on jan 12 in the genealogy history department of the shelby county public library for a discussion on ldquo traces of indiana and midwestern history rdquo hoopla in other business hoopla is now available for library patrons according to the library rsquo s website.

Slayback suggests finding a ldquo third place rdquo a term coined by author ray oldenburg ldquo where people can gather put aside the concerns of home and work their first and second places and hang out simply for the pleasures of good company and lively conversation rdquo find your own ldquo third place rdquo something separate from your home and work.