A few weeks ago I connected with The Librarian over a shared interest in storytelling. We chatted about stories and books and have been exchanging thoughts and ideas ever since. He’s a children’s librarian, I’m a library chick and together we rock. So when inspiration for my storytimes for work seemed to have fizzled, I thought back on a conversation we […]
Upper Darby Summer Stage and the Swarthmore Public Library present a special Storytime reading of the book “Yo, Vikings!” by Judith Byron Schachner, NY Times best-selling author
Welcome Spring with a fun bunny color match game!
My sister gave me a Tinkertoy set for use in the library. The set was introduced during a free play activity and in conjunction with blocks the library received as part of a grant from the state to host a “Block Party.” The addition of the Tinkertoys, made by K’NEX Industries, Inc. (A Pennsylvania company!) was just to introduce […]
Or: The curious way customer services DOES not serve the elderly and almost elderly. Today I had to make a follow up call about an application I had submitted and the conversation went like this: Lady at place I call: [Place I called], how may I help you? Me: I am following up on application I submitted. […]
The Animal Friends of Lansdowne presents “Love Your Pet Month” at Lansdowne Public Library featuring Judy Schachner New York Times Best Selling Author reading from her new book “Snow What” from the “Skippyjon Jones” series. The event takes place Sunday February 8, 2015 1:30 TO 3:30 PM (Snow date Sunday, February 15, 2015). The Lansdowne Library […]
Today I was invited to participate in an educators workshop at the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archeology and Anthropology. The Museum is offering a program called Unpacking the Past to all 7th grade classrooms in the School District of Philadelphia an opportunity to participate in a FREE program to explore ancient Egypt. All costs […]