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  • The kids at the Akumal Library
    Volunteering while traveling in Mexico
    Her name is Estefani and she's about five years old. Well, that's my guess anyway because, you see, I can't ask her. Well, I could ask her, but she wouldn't hear me. And even if she heard me, she couldn't tell me. Estafani is...
  • Sign up for the BOOK IT! alumni program
    Sign up for the BOOK IT! alumni program
    The Pizza Hut BOOK IT! program, "motivates children to read more by rewarding them for their reading accomplishments.It can be used to enhance programs that teach children how to read, support comprehension and intervention programs, and...
  • Taste for Literacy supports Crestline Library
    Taste for literacy and winter coat giveaway on the mountain
    This Saturday October 18, Friends of the Crestline Library will hold the 6th annual Taste for Literacy event at San Moritz Lodge next to Lake Gregory. This fundraiser for the Crestline Library runs from 5:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. and features samples...
  • East Boston Library is Awarded LEED Gold by USGBC
    East Boston Library Awarded LEED Gold
    On Tuesday, Mayor Walsh announced that the East Boston Branch of the Boston Public Library earned LEED Gold certification! Established by the U.S. Green Building Council and verified by the Green Building Certification Institute, LEED stands for...
  • A spooky October at Laman Library
    A spooky October at Laman Library
    From a jazz concert to Halloween fun, there’s plenty of activities for kids and adults alike at William F. Laman Library in North Little Rock in October.The popular Live at Laman music series is featuring the saxophone duo, TwiceSax on...
  • Lost Mozart score found in library
    Lost Mozart score found: Penned in 1783, discovered tucked away in library
    Classical music lovers everywhere understand the significance of this latest find of the original score for the melody of Mozart’s Piano Sonata No. 11 in A Major. Mozart’s original famous score, thought to be lost for over 200 years...
  • Top 5 classics to celebrate Banned Books Week
    Top 5 classics to celebrate Banned Books Week
    This week, we celebrate Banned Books Week. Libraries, schools and anti-censorship organizations hold events to celebrate the freedom to read. The first Banned Books Week was held in 1982 to keep books in libraries, bookstores and schools. The New...
  • Banned Books Week 2014
    Celebrate Banned Books Week 2014
    Banned Books Week is celebrated in 2014 duringthe week ofSeptember 21-27. This annual event celebrates the freedom of everyone to read and highlights books that have been banned or challenged through the years. According to the American Library...
  • 'Miss Brooks' Story Nook' by Barbara Bottner: Adorable picture book about books
    'Miss Brooks' Story Nook' by Barbara Bottner: Adorable picture book about books
    "Miss Brooks' Story Nook (where tales are told and ogres are welcome)" by Barbara Bottner and illustrated by Michael Emberley is a picture book that will be equally loved by kids and librarians.The librarian is a fabulous character....
  • Buy Food, Benefit Hartford Organizations This Week
    Buy Food, Benefit Hartford Organizations This Week
    Two companies are hosting fundraising days for Hartford organizations this week. On Thursday, the Whole Foods location on Raymond Road in West Hartford Center will give 5% of their net proceeds to Billings Forge Community Works. They describe...
  • Mystery Book Club in Albuquerque
    Mystery Book Club in Albuquerque, free monthly groups
    There's something exciting about reading a good mystery novel and getting captured in the plot and trying to figure out the mystery. It's also great to be able to talk with others about what you've read, discuss possible outcomes and...
  • I Love My Librarian annual award
    Nominate your favorite librarian for the 2014 I Love My Librarian Award
    Do you love your library? Do you love your librarian? If so, now is your opportunity to nominate your favorite librarian for the Carnegie Corporation of New York/New York Times I Love My Librarian Award. The sponsors of the award want to encourage...
  • Library shows: 'Live birds of prey with Wildlife Rescue Inc.'
    Library shows: 'Live birds of prey with Wildlife Rescue Inc.'
    As part of the summer reading program of the ABC (Albuquerque Bernalillo County) libraries, they encourage kids to read during the summer by encouraging them in fun ways. The 'Live Birds of Prey by Wildlife Rescue Inc.' is visiting...
  • Arrowhead Queen
    Mountain activities this week in Crestline
    The newest Crestline Chamber member Refresh on the Mountain, invites the public to their Grand Opening celebration thisSaturday, July 12th. A free “Introduction to Yoga” class will be held at2:00 p.m.REFRESH, Crestline's new Yoga ...
  • Summer reading program through the county of Los Angeles public library
    Summer reading program through the county of Los Angeles public library
    The County of Los Angeles Public Library is having their annual Summer Reading Program. The reading program started on June 2 and will end on August 16. The Lancaster library is where all the adventure of reading begins. Which city continually...