[Note from Anna: this was in my drafts folder for like 7,302 years or since August but whatever. Enjoy this late Summer Reading post....] That's right: BABY ANIMALS and SNOW CONES. These are the two things we had at our Teen Summer Reading Kick-off party this year. Do I have the best job or do … Continue reading Baby animals and snow cones: the best summer reading party ever!
...in case you were wondering. But seriously, I thought I would update my library Dungeons & Dragons life for you all so you know how it's going. Also, I got a message from someone on Goodreads - hello new friend! - who asked me about my experiences. She was just asking for some general tips … Continue reading I still like D&D at my library
I'm back from Denver with a miserable head cold - yippee! Apparently, cold + mountain altitude + flying at . . . plane altitude = Head Cold of Death with Fluid in Ears as Bonus. So while I'm not feeling the greatest right now, I really did have a wonderful time at PLA. I was able … Continue reading PLA Highlights
If I wrote a book about being a teen librarian the above would probably be the title. Librarianship makes for great titles. If I were to be writing about the reference desk I could title books things like No, You Can't Have That Loose Cat in the Library or I Can't Tell if You're Joking … Continue reading I ate a bug and other adventures in library services for teens
Hello all! I'm back from Chicago! Lovely boyfriend Doug and I went out for a few days to see family, celebrate my Mom's birthday, and just relax! It was a much needed break after a long summer of solo teen room staffing and a long hiring process. We interviewed five candidates - which was a … Continue reading Back from vacation!