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Valentine crafts at the Palmdale Library

February 10, 2014
Children ages 8 to 12 have the opportunity to display their artistic talents at the Palmdale Library’s Valentine’s Day craft which will be held from 3 to 5 p.m. on Tuesday, February 11, 2014.&ldquo...

Twelve places to hit on your genealogy road trip

February 6, 2014
Are you planning a genealogy research trip?  It is not uncommon for researchers to discover that they could have been a lot more prepared once they arrive.  To avoid returning home from your journey empty handed, select a...

Porterville Public Library (got game)

January 30, 2014
Porterville Public Library is full of fun, and full of fantastic employees. The volunteers are phenomenal, and it is guaranteed your child, grandchild, niece and or nephew will have a spectacular time at each event for the year of 2014...

Six genealogy secrets found in the library's vertical file

January 29, 2014
The secret to uncovering your roots may be awaiting you in the vertical file at the local library where your ancestor lived.  Many local history rooms in county, parish and university libraries keep a smorgasbord of loose papers, newspaper...

Why more educators should join Linkedin

January 28, 2014
Social media provides the zeitgeist of the 21st Century.  The business, fashion, and political worlds have taken full advantage of these avenues to connect with their consumers and supporters from across the globe; and we are well out of...

How to teach your students infographics

January 23, 2014
Infographics have become a staple in our business and social media world. Page through a Forbes magazine and you’ll find a number of colorful poster-like images illustrating statistics and data to help represent the article’s...

Rare menu and book collection opens at the CIA

January 22, 2014
When one thinks of The Culinary Institute of America (CIA) the first thing that comes to mind isn’t a library of rare books and menus – it is food! Well, all that is about to change.The CIA...

Jazz and Joe at HPL on Sundays

January 15, 2014
What do the free Sunday afternoon jazz concerts at the Hartford Public Library have to do with food and drink?  Their cafe is open on concert afternoons so you can enjoy a cup of coffee or tea, or a...


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