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“Do it. It’s totally fun, people love it, you will interact with people who have not been in the library for years and get them interested in the library again. It’s great publicity, because everyone falls in love with it.” … Continue reading

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A Reading Nest sounds lovely

The Reading Nest at Cleveland Public Library! http://www.huffingtonpost.com/erinn-batykefer/5-ways-libraries-cultivat_b_5439865.html

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“rtist” broadly in order to communicate that point: to us, an artist is any person who uses creative tools to make new things. We think creativity – like information –should be accessible to everyone in a community, and that the … Continue reading

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Announced as far back as January, the efforts of founder Alex Bandar, COO Casey McCarty and Shop/Production Manger Matt Hatcher have finally come to fruition;.. seriously cool. The Largest Makerspace On The Planet Opens In Columbus, Ohio | TechCrunch

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Not your ordinary school visit: Wheel of Destiny

historyhobbit: #srp #library #booktalks are about to get weird. looks like they are about to get FUN to me!!

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Flower arrangements that look like book covers

Gorgeous! Could this be a possible library program??? 10 Flower Arrangements that Look Like YA Covers, from Epic Reads http://25.media.tumblr.com/43eab7d6b45aba1614c639f61618183c/tumblr_mpof9u0IN61qdlytco7_1280.jpg

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Signing your John Hancock: Making History Come Alive

usnatarchives: Bring your family to the National Archives on March 29 and explore the many ways people have placed their signature on history, from developing a signature style to signing groundbreaking policy into law. The Family Day hands-on activities will … Continue reading

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A Library Farm

takepart: Several years ago, the Northern Onondaga Public Library in Cicero, N.Y., was in an envious predicament: It owned some land and didn’t know what to do with it. While another library might have built a new wing on the half-acre … Continue reading

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My Kind of March Madness

queenslibrary: It’s the #QueensSixteen #SelectionSunday! Check out the roster of first round #MarchMadness competitors and get ready to start voting!

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Legos to encourage literacy

brycedontplay: Details on our stealth program here.

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