A full week

This week's excuse for not posting on Thursday? It's been a long, full week. We had three programs this week at the library that I was fairly heavily involved in: CSI Teens on Wednesday, J. Courtney Sullivan visiting on Thursday, and the Boston Bruins Rookie Day Summer Reading Kickoff on Friday. Whew! It was a … Continue reading A full week

How to annoy all of your library departments

. . . have a YA Scavenger Hunt! Whee! Ok, so maybe not all of my fellow librarians were annoyed but I think a few of them were. For my summer reading kickoff party this year, I created a scavenger hunt throughout the library and had the teens solve the clues. It took them all … Continue reading How to annoy all of your library departments

Don’t ask for your summer reading in March

A patron called the library this last Saturday about the summer reading list for a Catholic school in the area that my library serves. In my opinion, this particular school does a good job with their summer reading: there are three books on the list for all high school grades and if the students read … Continue reading Don’t ask for your summer reading in March