Monthly Archives: May 2012

Muffins with Mom

Years ago, at one of my first library jobs, I had a weekend morning program that I called “Doughnuts with Dad.” I believe it was around father’s day, but it might not have been. All I did was brew some … Continue reading

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STEM @ Your Library

STEM Programming @ Your Library By Mary G. Adamowski, Head of Youth Services, Orland Park Public Library Over the past several years, there has been a substantial awareness and focus on STEM education in schools.  As defined by Francis Eberle, … Continue reading

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Best Practices in Youth Services

Today we are talking about best practices.  People use that word a lot, and I thought rather than talk about a specific best practice, I would focus on what a best practice is. According to Reference.com, “A best practice is … Continue reading

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