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Future of Youth Services: Keep Your Chin Up!

Lately public feedback about libraries have been very black and white. Patrons (or customers) either say that libraries are great and shouldn’t change or that libraries are dying out and to enjoy it while it lasts. The funny thing about either of those statements is that libraries are “information services” meaning that it’s a place… Continue reading Future of Youth Services: Keep Your Chin Up!

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10 Random Acts of Kindness Ideas: Library Edition

Thanks to one of my favorite bloggers, Whippy Cake, I was introduced to Random Acts of Kindness about a year ago. Since then I have done some RAOK  on occasion, but recently decided that I wanted to make Thursdays my weekly RAOK day! If you are not familiar with what RAOK is basically it is doing something… Continue reading 10 Random Acts of Kindness Ideas: Library Edition

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Little Free Library

About three years ago I was exploring our neighborhood with baby and stroller in hand when I came across something magical. The house was beautifully historic with not only a “Poem of the Month” display (and yes it did change each month) but also an adorable Little Free Library! I had never seen them before but immediately googled it and was… Continue reading Little Free Library