Blogger Angela Reynolds

The 12 Days of Cookies

Our 2nd Annual “12 Days of Cookies”  promotion is well under way.  I came up with the idea last year after a librarian friend in San Diego told me about something very similar that they had done the year before. At San Diego County Library, they did it for the whole month of October, which is National Cookie Month. I thought it was such a cool way to feature cookbooks, promote the library, and share cookies.  A month seemed a bit too long for our small library system, so we do it for 12 days in December.  We feature the cookie on our blog, Tweet about it, and post it on Facebook.   Here’s how it works: We have 12 branch libraries, so this number works really well! For each of 12 open days, a staff member bakes a cookie recipe from a library book. We feature that cookie and…