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Open eBooks is an app containing thousands of popular and award-winning titles that are free for children from in-need households.   Learn more.  You can also watch First Lady Michele Obama’s message about the program. ...

ALA’s Public Programs Office has a new grant opportunity! The Great Stories Club, a book club program for at-risk teens, was created with support from the National Endowment for the Humanities. They are now offering a new theme of the Great Stories Club under the theme The Art...

Kutztown Community Library and Fleetwood Area Public Library received Library Block Party grants.  Read about it. ...

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Submitted by Laura O’Grady This summer will be Martin Library’s fifth year working with the Summer Food Service Program. We feed lunch to children and teens five days a week from June to August. We have seen drastic behavioral improvements in the children and teens because...

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Submitted by Judy Hillegas, Director of the Everett Free Library The Everett Free Library participated in the summer food service program in conjunction with its summer reading program in 2015. After taking the training, for us it was easy. We served breakfast and lunch only on...

Beside courses and webinars, WebJunction also provides great library-related content.  Check out these: Library Heroes Make Health Happen – Have you ever wondered how to start a conversation with colleagues, community partners or your library’s board about why now is the...

Caitlyn Boland

  by Caitlyn Boland “Doable” STEM With growing recognition of its educational value, STEM programming has quickly become well-known and sought after for children of all ages, not to mention adults looking to learn more. Libraries working to meet the needs of their communities...

Read about the West Pittston Library‘s origami classes. ...

Hour of Code starts December 7 and goes through December 13! The Hour of Code site offers numerous resources for learning. Also check out this TeachersFirst post, which provides sites to help teachers and students learn about coding. ...

Read about the Hunger Games competitions at the Reading Public Library. ...