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Alpine Public Library

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805 W Avenue E
Alpine, TX 79830 United States
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December 2018

Sunday Screening – The U.S. Army All Brass Big Band | A Stan Ken

December 16, 2018 @ 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Alpine Public Library, 805 W Avenue E
Alpine, TX 79830 United States

Join us to view the recording of the U.S Army Band performing a Stan Kenton Christmas!

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January 2019

Toddler Time

January 3, 2019 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Alpine Public Library, 805 W Avenue E
Alpine, TX 79830 United States

Toddler Time is an early literacy program for children ages 0-5. Join us every Thursday morning from 10:30-11:30 am for learning centers, reading, songs, finger plays, and musical movement!

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Sunday Screening

January 20, 2019 @ 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Alpine Public Library, 805 W Avenue E
Alpine, TX 79830 United States

This month we will be screening a recording of Franz Schubert's Octet in F Major (Recorded June 2017). The screening will take place in our community room.

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Travel Talk

January 25, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Alpine Public Library, 805 W Avenue E
Alpine, TX 79830 United States

Join the Alpine Public Library for an evening travel talk. This month's subject is the Netherlands, and the talk will be given by Alpine's own Gail Yovanovich.

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Family Lego Day

January 26, 2019 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Alpine Public Library, 805 W Avenue E
Alpine, TX 79830 United States

Join the Alpine Public Library for a Family Lego Day! We’ll pull out the Legos, you add the creativity! Join us for a morning of Lego building and make a creation for display in our Children’s Room. Everyone between the ages of 4 – 100 is welcome. (Please, no children ages 3 and under. Choking hazard.) Meet in the Community Room from 11:00–1:00.

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February 2019

STEAM Family Night: Slime, Oobleck, Magnetic Putty, Kinetic Sand

February 13, 2019 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Alpine Public Library, 805 W Avenue E
Alpine, TX 79830 United States

Strengthen S.T.E.A.M. skills with the power of family learning. All families with children ages 5-12 are welcome to join the fun at 6:30 pm. A nutritious snack is served and storytelling is included. This month we will be learning all about SLIME!

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March 2019

Kids Comic-Con

March 9, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Alpine Public Library, 805 W Avenue E
Alpine, TX 79830 United States

Attention all superheros! Join us in the Community Room on March 9, from 10:00 am–1:00 pm. Design your own superhero cape and mask, create your own comic strip, watch inspiring superhero DVDs, and discover all our new comics, graphic novels, anime, and manga. Ages 4-12.

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Travel Talk

March 22, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Alpine Public Library, 805 W Avenue E
Alpine, TX 79830 United States

Local Residents Share Stories and Pictures from Journeys Abroad Take a monthly tour from the comfort of Alpine Public Library’s AEP Multipurpose Room with Travel Talk coordinator and host Alan Wallace. Travel Talk is usually on 4th Friday of each month, at 7 pm. Check the monthly APL program calendar for any time or date changes. This month, Heather Rickless will be talking about her experience traveling to Mauritania with the Peace Corps.

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STEAM Family Night

March 27, 2019 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Alpine Public Library, 805 W Avenue E
Alpine, TX 79830 United States

Strengthen S.T.E.A.M. skills with the power of family learning. All families with children ages 5-12 are welcome to join the fun at 6:30 pm on the following dates. A nutritious snack is served and storytelling is included. This month's theme is Ozobots!

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April 2019

STEAM Family Night: Stomp Rockets

April 24, 2019 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Alpine Public Library, 805 W Avenue E
Alpine, TX 79830 United States

Strengthen S.T.E.A.M. skills with the power of family learning. All families with children ages 5-12 are welcome to join the fun at 6:30 pm on the following dates. A nutritious snack is served and storytelling is included.

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Travel Talk

April 26, 2019 @ 7:00 pm
Alpine Public Library, 805 W Avenue E
Alpine, TX 79830 United States

This month Roxi Wu will give the travel talk, titled "The Long Trip to Sul Ross", held in our community room.

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Alpine Public Library Patio Sale

April 27, 2019 @ 8:00 am - 1:00 pm
Alpine Public Library, 805 W Avenue E
Alpine, TX 79830 United States

Come and see what treasures you can find at the annual patio sale! All proceeds go to the Alpine Public Library. All kinds of donations welcome. Please bring donations to APL by 5:00 pm April 26.

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May 2019

The River and the Wall Film Screening

May 29, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Alpine Public Library, 805 W Avenue E
Alpine, TX 79830 United States

Bandaids on the Border presents a special evening showing of the original film "The River and the Wall", Directed by Ben Masters. The film will be screened in the AEP Foundation Community Room.

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July 2019

Summer S.T.E.A.M. Camp: Spirolaterals

July 9, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Alpine Public Library, 805 W Avenue E
Alpine, TX 79830 United States

Strengthen S.T.E.A.M. skills with the power of family learning. All families with children ages 5-12 are welcome to join the fun at 6:30 pm on the following dates. A nutritious snack is served and storytelling is included.

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September 2019

Kids Tech Tuesdays

September 3, 2019 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until November 19, 2019

Alpine Public Library, 805 W Avenue E
Alpine, TX 79830 United States

Ozobots, Cubelets & Tinkercad Open lab for kids grades 1-6. Tuesdays, 4:00-5:30pm.

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Welcome to Big Bend Ranch State Park

September 4, 2019 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Alpine Public Library, 805 W Avenue E
Alpine, TX 79830 United States

Join us Wednesday, Sept 4 at 6:30 in the in the AEP community room as Park Rangers from Big Bend Ranch State Park teach us about Texas's largest state park!

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Skins and Skulls

September 7, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Alpine Public Library, 805 W Avenue E
Alpine, TX 79830 United States

Skins and Skulls is a children’s program presented by Phil Salnek from the Texas Wildlife Association. Children and families will discover intriguing animal adaptations, learn about prey/predator relationships, and get hands-on experience with real animal skulls and skins! This free presentation is open to kids ages 6-12.

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Kids Tech Tuesdays

September 10, 2019 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until November 19, 2019

Alpine Public Library, 805 W Avenue E
Alpine, TX 79830 United States

Ozobots, Cubelets & Tinkercad Open lab for kids grades 1-6. Tuesdays, 4:00-5:30pm.

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Kids Tech Tuesdays

September 17, 2019 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until November 19, 2019

Alpine Public Library, 805 W Avenue E
Alpine, TX 79830 United States

Ozobots, Cubelets & Tinkercad Open lab for kids grades 1-6. Tuesdays, 4:00-5:30pm.

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Kids Tech Tuesdays

September 24, 2019 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until November 19, 2019

Alpine Public Library, 805 W Avenue E
Alpine, TX 79830 United States

Ozobots, Cubelets & Tinkercad Open lab for kids grades 1-6. Tuesdays, 4:00-5:30pm.

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October 2019

Kids Tech Tuesdays

October 1, 2019 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until November 19, 2019

Alpine Public Library, 805 W Avenue E
Alpine, TX 79830 United States

Ozobots, Cubelets & Tinkercad Open lab for kids grades 1-6. Tuesdays, 4:00-5:30pm.

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Lego Movie 2: The Second Part

October 5, 2019 @ 4:00 pm - 6:30 pm
Alpine Public Library, 805 W Avenue E
Alpine, TX 79830 United States

For five years everything was awesome and now the citizens are facing a huge new threat: Lego Duplo invaders from outer space, wrecking everything faster than they can rebuild. There will be time to play with LEGOS after the movie!

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Kids Tech Tuesdays

October 8, 2019 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until November 19, 2019

Alpine Public Library, 805 W Avenue E
Alpine, TX 79830 United States

Ozobots, Cubelets & Tinkercad Open lab for kids grades 1-6. Tuesdays, 4:00-5:30pm.

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Monster Bots

October 10, 2019 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Alpine Public Library, 805 W Avenue E
Alpine, TX 79830 United States

Join us in building small, battery-powered beasties! Open to all children in grades 1-4.

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Kids Tech Tuesdays

October 15, 2019 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until November 19, 2019

Alpine Public Library, 805 W Avenue E
Alpine, TX 79830 United States

Ozobots, Cubelets & Tinkercad Open lab for kids grades 1-6. Tuesdays, 4:00-5:30pm.

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Kids Tech Tuesdays

October 22, 2019 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until November 19, 2019

Alpine Public Library, 805 W Avenue E
Alpine, TX 79830 United States

Ozobots, Cubelets & Tinkercad Open lab for kids grades 1-6. Tuesdays, 4:00-5:30pm.

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Kids Tech Tuesdays

October 29, 2019 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until November 19, 2019

Alpine Public Library, 805 W Avenue E
Alpine, TX 79830 United States

Ozobots, Cubelets & Tinkercad Open lab for kids grades 1-6. Tuesdays, 4:00-5:30pm.

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November 2019

Kids Tech Tuesdays

November 5, 2019 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until November 19, 2019

Alpine Public Library, 805 W Avenue E
Alpine, TX 79830 United States

Ozobots, Cubelets & Tinkercad Open lab for kids grades 1-6. Tuesdays, 4:00-5:30pm.

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Kids Tech Tuesdays

November 12, 2019 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until November 19, 2019

Alpine Public Library, 805 W Avenue E
Alpine, TX 79830 United States

Ozobots, Cubelets & Tinkercad Open lab for kids grades 1-6. Tuesdays, 4:00-5:30pm.

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Pinch Pots and Pictographs

November 16, 2019 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Alpine Public Library, 805 W Avenue E
Alpine, TX 79830 United States

Join a park ranger for an archaeological overview of Big Bend Ranch State Park and craft an early form of pottery! Open to all kids ages 7-12.

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Sunday Screening: Gustavo Dudamel

November 17, 2019 @ 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Alpine Public Library, 805 W Avenue E
Alpine, TX 79830 United States

Join us in the AEP room on Sunday, November 17th from 2:30pm to 4:00pm for our screening of a filmed performance with conductor Gustavo Dudamel. Gustavo Adolfo Dudamel Ramírez is a Venezuelan-Spanish conductor and violinist. He is the music director of the Orquesta Sinfónica Simón Bolívar and the Los Angeles Philharmonic.

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Kids Tech Tuesdays

November 19, 2019 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until November 19, 2019

Alpine Public Library, 805 W Avenue E
Alpine, TX 79830 United States

Ozobots, Cubelets & Tinkercad Open lab for kids grades 1-6. Tuesdays, 4:00-5:30pm.

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December 2019

Terrific Toucan Tuesday Lunch

December 17, 2019 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Alpine Public Library, 805 W Avenue E
Alpine, TX 79830 United States

The Friends of the Alpine Public Library invite you to our monthly "Terrific Tuesday Toucan Lunch" on Tuesday, December 17 from 11:30 AM—1:00 PM at the Alpine Public Library. Join us for a delicious lunch while supporting your non-profit library’s programs and operations. Held in the AEP Community Room– Call 837-2621 or stop by the library for more information. This Month’s Menu: French Onion Soup, Spinach Salad, Dessert & Drinks $7.00 general admission, $5.00 for Friends of APL

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January 2020

Sunday Screening at Alpine Public Library

January 19, 2020 @ 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Alpine Public Library, 805 W Avenue E
Alpine, TX 79830 United States

Join the Library for their monthly Sunday afternoon screening of a musical performance or documentary!

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Terrific Toucan Tuesday Lunch

January 21, 2020 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Alpine Public Library, 805 W Avenue E
Alpine, TX 79830 United States

The Friends of the Alpine Public Library invite you to their monthly "Terrific Tuesday Toucan Lunch" on Tuesday, January 21 from 11:30 AM—1:00 PM at the Alpine Public Library. Enjoy a delicious lunch while supporting your non-profit library’s programs and operations. Held in the AEP Community Room– Call 837-2621 or stop by the library for more information. This Month’s Menu: King Ranch Casserole, Carrot and Celery Sticks, Dessert & Drinks $7.00 general admission, $5.00 for Friends of APL

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Travel Talk

January 24, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Alpine Public Library, 805 W Avenue E
Alpine, TX 79830 United States

Travel Talk : Local Residents Share Stories and Pictures from Journeys Abroad. Take a monthly tour from the comfort of Alpine Public Library’s AEP Multipurpose Room. This month's speaker will be Richard Hinkel, talking about his trip to check out monarch butterfies in Mexico. Along the way is a visit to Mexico City.

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Sheep to Shawl

January 25, 2020 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Alpine Public Library, 805 W Avenue E
Alpine, TX 79830 United States

Sheep ranching and goods were an important part of Big Bend history and economy. Learn how people have been taking fleece from sheep and transforming it into shawls for hundreds of years! Park rangers from Big Bend Ranch State Park will take you through the process in hands-on activities- shearing, washing, carding, spinning, weaving, and knitting! Open to all kids ages 7 and up.

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February 2020

Terrific Toucan Tuesday Lunch

February 18, 2020 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Alpine Public Library, 805 W Avenue E
Alpine, TX 79830 United States

The Friends of the Alpine Public Library invite you to our monthly "Terrific Tuesday Toucan Lunch" on Tuesday, February 18 from 11:30 AM—1:00 PM at the Alpine Public Library. Enjoy a delicious lunch while supporting your non-profit library’s programs and operations. Held in the AEP Community Room. This Month’s Menu: Tomato Bisque Soup, Grilled Cheese Sandwich, Dessert & Drinks $7.00 general admission, $5.00 for Friends of APL

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Book Signing and Author Talk

February 26, 2020 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Alpine Public Library, 805 W Avenue E
Alpine, TX 79830 United States

Join local teenaged YA author Kassie Angle, author of "O to be Like Thee" and "Tattered Wings" for a book signing, author talk, and refreshments!

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Travel Talk: Chatauqua City

February 28, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Alpine Public Library, 805 W Avenue E
Alpine, TX 79830 United States

Travel Talk : Local Residents Share Stories and Pictures from Journeys Abroad. Take a monthly tour from the comfort of Alpine Public Library’s AEP Multipurpose Room with Travel Talk coordinator and host Alan Wallace. This month our host will be Gary Dill and Kathy Donnell discussing "Chautauqua City"

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March 2020

Orienteering 101

March 7, 2020 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Alpine Public Library, 805 W Avenue E
Alpine, TX 79830 United States

ids ages 10 and up are invited to join a ranger for this basic map and compass course at the Alpine Public Library! Orienteering is the art of finding your way! This basic map and compass course will cover the cardinal directions, topographical maps, handy tips to help you find your way, and use a compass! Geared for ages 10 and up. Fees: Free Admission.

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Guest Speaker: Marta Robertson

March 8, 2020 @ 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Alpine Public Library, 805 W Avenue E
Alpine, TX 79830 United States

Gettysburg College professor of music Marta Robertson will be here on Sunday, March 8 to preview the lecture she has been chosen to give at the Library of Congress entitled "Fenced In!: Imagining Multiculturalism on the Western Frontier". This talk explores the iconic ballet "Appalachian Spring" (1944) through the lens of Japanese American influences on the initial production, especially via the dancing of Yuriko and set design of Isamu Noguchi. Having been detained in American incarceration camps during World War…

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October 2020

Outdoor Theater “The Birds”

October 31, 2020 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Alpine Public Library, 805 W Avenue E
Alpine, TX 79830 United States

The Alpine Public Library is hosting their first outdoor movie on Saturday October 31st. "The Birds" will start at 8pm. The movie will be shown in the library parking lot. Bring lawn chairs and blankets. Popcorn will be FREE and donations are welcome!

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November 2020

The Lynx Trio Concert

November 14, 2020 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Alpine Public Library, 805 W Avenue E
Alpine, TX 79830 United States

The Alpine Public Library is holding an outdoor concert on Saturday November 14th. The performance will start at 2pm in the library parking lot. It will feature Harpist Hope Cowan, Violist Jorge Martinez-Rios and Flutist Marty-Elizabeth Thompson. This concert is FREE! Donations appreciated!

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February 2021

“Hidden Figures” Movie

February 10 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Alpine Public Library, 805 W Avenue E
Alpine, TX 79830 United States

In honor of Black History Month the Alpine Public Library will be showing the film "Hidden Figures" on the outdoor screen in their parking lot. The movie starts at 7pm on Saturday February 27th. Admission and popcorn are free but donations are welcome! Lawn chairs are required and blankets are recommended.

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March 2021

Toddler Time

March 11 @ 10:30 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:30 am on Thursday, repeating indefinitely

Alpine Public Library, 805 W Avenue E
Alpine, TX 79830 United States

Toddler Time is an early literacy program for children ages 0-5. Join us every Thursday morning from 10:30-11:30 am for learning centers, reading, songs, finger plays, and musical movement.

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