Summer Break is Closing in Fast

Summer break is just around the corner and the kids will be home with you…all day. What will you do when faced with all of that energy?  How do you respond to your child when they say, “I’m bored?”  Just smile and take them to the library!  We have lots of fun and free programs lined up this summer that are geared to get your kids moving as well as reading.  Continue reading


What’s Cooler Than Being Cool? Having a Library Card!

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Have you ever wondered how much all of the FREE resources that you use at the library would cost you, were you to go out and purchase them yourself? This handy calculator from really puts the awesome savings that using the library has on your life in clear view.

I did a quick calculation on my own library use for one month and my total was a staggering $672.00!! YIKES!! And that’s probably not as high as it could go, depending on what’s in my “to read queue.” 🙂 Continue reading