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  1. Penguin Delights and Educates Children at Kentucky Library

    Speckles the African penguin visits children at the Kenton County (Ky.) Public Library's William E. Durr branch in Independence. Speckles spends most of her time at Newport (Ky.) Aquarium, but she was brought to the library the morning of March 5 tha ...

    CFRANCIS - 04/25/2014 - 16:24 - American Libraries Magazine

  2. Florida Library Peddles Bikes

    Gearing up for spring, the Winter Park (Fla.) Public Library (WPPL) rolled out a new lending program: eight new bicycles, including a two-seater tandem, along with locks, helmets, and mounted baskets (squeaky bike horns not included). The bike lending pro ...

    CFRANCIS - 03/25/2014 - 09:48 - American Libraries Magazine

  3. Eat What You Love (Without the Guilt)

    Marlene Koch, author of Eat What You Love Everyday, demonstrated how to make a 120-calorie, low-fat and low-sugar cupcake taste like a traditional 400-calorie version. She even had samples for the audience at the What’s Cooking @ ALA stage at 2014 ALA Ann ...

    ssinharoy - 06/29/2014 - 16:25 - American Libraries Magazine

  4. Delivering the Goods

    Jill Morey, director of the Ypsilanti (Mich.) District Library, accepts the keys to a new Kia Soul December 6 from Mark Torigian of the Hyundai-Kia Technical Center on behalf of the library. Torigian and Dave Overlander of Ann Arbor Automotive donated a t ...

    bgoldberg - 12/18/2013 - 09:38 - American Libraries Magazine

  5. Chicago Library Gets Loud

    Chicago punkers Fast Decay rocked the Chicago Public Library's Richard J. Daley branch on Saturday, October 12, as part of a new program designed to bring art and music to the Bridgeport location. More than 30 people of all ages watched the band play ...

    PMOREHART - 10/25/2013 - 16:48 - American Libraries Magazine

  6. "Perpetual Knowledge" in the Niles (lll.) Public Library

    The Niles (Ill.) Public Library (NPL) completed a $5.5 million renovation project on January 31, 2014, and along with this overhaul came a 15 foot tall sculpture made of red cedar thanks to sculptor Terry Karpowicz (pictured, left), whose work has been di ...

    CFRANCIS - 02/26/2014 - 15:19 - American Libraries Magazine

  7. Rockin' with Farmer Jason

    Farmer Jason kicks off the 2013 Dig into Reading summer reading program at the Tuscaloosa (Ala.) Public Library June 6 with a performance of children's songs. Farmer Jason—aka musician Jason Ringenberg of the rock group Jason and the Scorchers —creat ...

    ssinharoy - 06/11/2013 - 16:16 - American Libraries Magazine

  8. Keller (Tex.) Public Library

    Youth Spaces: Children at Keller Public Library have access to a dedicated storytime and craft room with its own storage room. Other library amenities include study rooms, a technology lab, new staff areas, and space for a future RFID sorting system. Reno ...

    Anonymous - 01/17/2013 - 14:19 - American Libraries Magazine

  9. Madison (Wis.) Public Library, Goodman South Madison Branch

    Youth Spaces: A 90-foot curved millwork bench in a nautilus shape defines the Goodman South Madison Branch’s children’s story and play area while offering storage for toys and picture books. Teens have their own space, with a built-in booth and an area fo ...

    Anonymous - 01/17/2013 - 14:19 - American Libraries Magazine

  10. Cliffside Park (N.J.) Free Public Library

    Youth Spaces: The Cliffside Park Free Public Library stands on land that was once part of the Palisades Amusement Park. The renovated entrance nods to history with a roller coaster, Ferris wheel cars, and ticket booths all fashioned to resemble books. Ren ...

    Anonymous - 01/17/2013 - 14:19 - American Libraries Magazine

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