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STEAM Universe lists upcoming STEM grants.  Get them on your calendar!   ...

FREE Webinars from the National Network Libraries of Mediciane (NNLM) and the National Library of Medicine (NLM): A Community Effort: Responding to Substance Misuse December 6, 2:00-4:00 PM ET – Librarians are arming themselves with Naloxone and saving lives, but how else...

  by Leslie LaBarte District Consultant Seneca District The Summer Food Service Program, which began in 1976, is a federally funded child nutrition program designed to reach those who are age 18 or younger in economically disadvantaged areas. People over 18 who are mentally...

Laurie Doan of the Tredyffrin Public Library  is the recipeint of the I Love My Librarian Award! Read about the award. ...

Find professional development opportunities in December by topic or date at WebJunction. Also check out upcoming WebJunction webinars and  WebJunction’s course catalog.   All WebJunction courses and webinars are FREE and count towards CE requirements. Pennsylvania...

Hour of Code

  Check out all the Hour of Code events happening next week.   Pennsylvania will have 1,120 events.  Here is a list of PA’s sites. Learn how you can teach an hour of code (even as a beginner).  Explore! “The ‘Hour of Code™’ is a nationwide initiative...

Laureldale, PA, November 1, 2017—Explore Earth: Our Changing Planet, a national traveling exhibition exploring a global view of our changing environment, will be on display at Muhlenberg Community Library from January 13, 2018 to March 9, 2018. Getting people interested in science...

Washington, D.C.— The Institute of Museum and Library Services is accepting applications for the second cycle of the FY 2018 National Leadership Grants for Libraries (NLG-L) and Laura Bush 21st Century Librarian Program (LB21). This is the final opportunity to apply for the...

Free WebJunction Webinars for You These upcoming webinars are open for registration. If you can’t attend a live session, all WebJunction webinars are recorded and available for free in the Course Catalog. From Tots to Teens: STE(A)M-powered Ideas for Programming Thursday, December...

WebJunction Content: Civil Legal Aid Program at the Cleveland Public Library Meets Local Needs The Cleveland Public Library and The Legal Aid Society of Cleveland had been working in partnership for years, offering several legal aid workshops on general topics that were open to...