Daily Archives: May 3, 2010

Keep your cool with the Kids! @ Your Library Tool Kit

Greetings from the ALSC Public Awareness Committee! Summer is nearly here, and with temperatures rising, and kids out of school, what’s a busy librarian to do? Keep your cool with the Kids! @ your library® tool kit, which has some … Continue reading

Posted in Blogger Bethany Lafferty, Child Advocacy, Committees, Programming Ideas | 1 Comment

Discover D.C. – The Great Blogdown to the ALA Annual Conference #4

Nearly 6 more weeks to go! Washington, D.C. was first laid out by Pierre Charles L’Enfant in 1791.  L’Enfant’s plan was never fully recognized after an argument broke out between him and Andrew Ellicott, who had been conducting the survey … Continue reading

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Countdown to Summer Reading: School Visits

by Susan Baier, Santa Clara City Library The month of May brings flowers, Cinco de Mayo,  Mothers’ Day, and Memorial Day. But I would guess that for most youth services librarians, May should be declared “National OMG  — Summer Reading … Continue reading

Posted in Blogger Susan Baier, Outreach, Summer Reading | 6 Comments