Elkhorn Slough Tidal Wetlands Project Receives Grant
Poverty Simulation event June 13 at K.O. Lee Aberdeen Public Library
ABERDEEN, S.D. (HubCityRadio.com) – GROW South Dakota is hosting a Poverty Simulation event at 1 p.m. Thursday, June 13 at the K.O. Lee Aberdeen Public Library. While the event is designed for people who work with the impoverished, it is really for everybody to help raise awareness of the day-to-day challenges of living in poverty,... Read more »
Hays Public Library to launch 1,000 Books Before Kindergarten program
HPL The Hays Public Library will hold a launch party on November 9 to kick off a new program to encourage parents and caregivers to read with children. The 1,000 Books Before Kindergarten initiative is a free reading challenge aimed at growing children’s literacy skills “Many children experience difficulty learning how to read. Those who are not proficient readers will have difficulty during their school years…
Learn to Become a Better Fly Fisher at Twin Falls Public Library
If you want to get better at fly fishing, you might want to visit the Twin Falls Public Library. Yes, library.
Lexington Public Library Celebrates 10 years In the Library Building
How Denver Public Library Balances Books and Being A Homeless Shelter
Two years ago, the Denver library didn’t have a social worker on staff. Now it’s becoming a lot more common position for libraries.
Madison Public Library raises concerns about major publisher's new ebook model
MADISON, Wis. - Madison Public Library Board President Jaime Healy-Plotkin released a statement Wednesday raising concerns over a major publisher's new policy that she said limits access to eBooks. According to the news release, Macmillan Publishers, one of the five major publishers in the U. S. , plans to implement a lending policy that would only allow one copy of new books to be lent out for eight weeks after release.
The Great American Read How To Vote
The Great American Read, hosted by Meredith Vieira, is an eight-part television and online series designed to spark a national conversation about reading and...
Your 10 great American films
BBC Culture asked readers to share which films they think should’ve been on the list of the 100 greatest American films ever made. Here’s what you chose.
What explains this great American fascination with Royal Weddings?
Caroline Kitchener -- Associate Editor -- The ATLANTIC, talks to WDEL's Allan Loudell from Washington
How to participate in The Great American Read from PBS
This project to encourage passionate discussion of favorite books includes the list of America's 100 favorite novels, a poll, conversation resources and more.
Why Megan Rapinoe Is a Great American Story
(WEEI) Megan Rapinoe is a great American, and the success of the U.S. women’s team is a great American story.
100 Book Club at the Lafayette Public Library
Make it your New Year’s resolution to read more books in 2013! Better yet, strive to read or listen to 100 books between January 1 and December 31, so you can
Why Amazon’s Lending Library is Not a Threat to Public Libraries
I had no idea that Amazon’s announcement would signal the end of the world, or at least the end of public libraries, or as my friend & colleague Andy puts it, the library apocalypse or I …
What's New at the Garden City Public Library
Garden City Public Library. This website includes information about library services and history, our newsletter, and links to online resources.
How to Use a Public Library
Has it been a while since you've been to a public library? If so, you may be surprised to learn that libraries have changed for the better. It's been years since they were dusty little rooms with books. Most libraries have transformed...
Kenton County Public Library
The school offered free breakfast and lunch over the summer and since my children were attending a summer program, I allowed them to eat there. Again, they would come home hungry. I know my children are bottomless pits, but this was over the top. I discovered the portions were more snack size than meal size. Lunch included a choice of two cheese filled bread sticks, a Trix yogurt or two pieces of sliced cheese, as well as milk, fruit and a vegetable. This…
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Your handy Harry Potter road trip guide. Harry Potter audiobooks are the perfect audiobooks for family vacation road trips. Aside from the stories themselves, award-winning narrator Jim Dale will hold everyone’s attention. The lengths of J.K. Rowling’s classics vary, so you’ll want to choose the right book or books for the right trip. For example, if you have fidgety young [...]