OPEN! Baby Spot is completed and ready to play! We found this sweet newly minted walker (yesterday!) exploring the many textures we created in the baby spot bench. How many activities can you spy? Let us know what you think! #playfully#design dates
We had a great (and HOT) time marching in the East Fishkill Community Day Parade today! Our Friends are selling children's books for .25 cents at our table! Stop by and say hi 👋 #eastfishkilllibrary#library
Happy #librarycardsignup Month! Have you signed up for a library card yet? Signing up for a library card gives you access to Books, Audiobooks, and more! Sign up for a card today by using this link: https://www.redwoodcity.org/departments/library/services/get-a-card #redwoodcitypubliclibrary
Join the Friends of the Carrollton Public Library on October 10 & 12 for our Fall Book Sale at the Hebron & Josey library! Our book sales are made possible through book and media donations from the community. Enjoy the treasure hunt for interesting books, movies, media and records, including vintage and antique books, vinyl records, and other fun finds. 📖📖📖 We also have special members-only early access on October 8 from 6:30 to 8:30pm. Current members can get first access to shop our book sale offerings. If your membership isn't current or you're a non-member, a $10 donation will ...
Totally not the case today!!! Due to such beautiful weather, we are missing our patrons today!!! Thanks to those of you who have stopped by. We are open until 5:00 today- just in case! #librariesofinstagram#librarylife
Happy birthday to Stephen King, the American author best known for his many, many contributions to the horror genre, including classics such as The Shining, Carrie, and IT. You can check out the novel IT from any of your local LLCs, or pick up the DVD of the new movie from North. (Want something with a little less scary clown in it? Try The Green Mile, available at your Downtown LLC.) #fscjllc#stephenking
One of my favorite parts of the @sljournal Summit are the author panels and this year it’s all about books that celebrate home, culture and identity. Amazing authors @davidobowles @malakagharib @noblemaillard and @isabelinpieces shared their special books and inspired us all. Thank you. ❤️ #sljsummit19#futurereadylibs
💬 What are some of your favorite retellings? Which stories would you like to see more retellings done for? . From @annsulliva, author of A Touch of Gold, comes Tiger Queen, a sweeping YA fantasy adventure that tells the story of a fierce desert princess battling to save her kingdom. Fans of Rebel of the Sands and Meagan Spooner will devour this retelling of Frank Stockton’s famous short story, “The Lady, or the Tiger?” . For more information, click on the link in my bio. Thank you to @blinkyabooks & @storygramtours for gifting me this copy! ________________________________________________________ 📖 Summary: In ...
Join us on Monday Sept 23rd at 12pm for a Pop Up Library in the LeRoy Neiman Center as we help celebrate the 2019 Chicago Architecture Biennial with books from Flaxman Library. Be sure to bring your ID to check out materials at the table! #chicagoarchitecturebiennial . . . #flaxmanlibrary
September is Library Card Sign Up month. Pop into any KPL location or fill out our online registration form to get yours today! . PS You can put your library card on your phone using the @stocardapp . . . #kitchenerlibrary#kwawesome
This week is Indoor Plant Week! • Plants are not only beautiful, they are functional! Plants purify the air, through photosynthesis, by taking in the CO2 we exhale and producing Oxygen that we breathe in! This is why it’s a great idea to have plants in your home! • Want to learn more about plants, their different varieties, and how to care for them? Come to the library where you can find incredibly informative and stunning pictures of plants that you can have in your home! • #librariesoffoster#fosterlibraries ...
Remember to change your smoke detector batteries when you turn your clock back this fall. Stop by while supplies last to pick up free batteries for your smoke detectors. Thanks to Morrrow County Recycling for the free batteries! #batteries#changebatteries
"It is best to use [books] as part of the decorative treatment of the walls." -Edith Wharton, The Decoration of Houses . . Edith Wharton and I agree about a lot of things 🙃 Do you consider your books to be a part of your home's decoration? Every time I go into a new person's house, the first thing I look at is the books - be they many or be they few 😅 I feel like the books on one's shelves say a ton about who they are as a person. I wonder what the books on my shelves ...
Today we celebrate the famous Cape crusader on #nationalbatmanday & this year is extra special because it’s Batman’s 80th anniversary. Visit your local branch and check out some of the books! #librarydisplays