Are you a member of a book club that needs help? Would you like to start a book club but don’t know how? Today I found a wonderful website that can help you develop your book club and make it interesting. It is www.litlovers.com.
The creator of the website is Molly Lindquist, a former college English instructor, and she states, "The site is about WHAT we read, HOW we read, and HOW we THINK about our reading." The website has information on:
Steampunk is more than just goggles, cogs, and parasols. Victorian era science fiction is one way of describing it. The "steam" in steampunk refers to steam power, the type of energy used in the 19th century. "Punk" refers to the counter culture aspect of the genre.
I am really enjoying my iPod Touch. I’ve downloaded several applications (otherwise known as Apps) that I would heartily recommend. Not all Apps are free. Some Apps are quite expensive, but many are in the $.99 - $2.99 range. The three Apps listed below are, indeed, FREE. That makes them even better!
Learn how to avoid the typical mistakes made by young adults/teens in job searches and interviews from a multi-certified resume writer and multi-certified career coach. Topics covered include: Job Search Sources, Networking, Appearance and Actions, Do I Need a Resume, Common Job Interview Mistakes, Frequently Asked Job Interview Questions, Illegal Job Interview Questions, Best Questions To Ask and Questions Not To Ask During An Interview.
With the arrival of Spring, the colony of invisible turtles at the library are preparing to come out of their hiding places of the winter and begin their nine month stint of causing the usual chaos here at the Red Bridge Branch. We are still not certain if any of the turtles from the neighboring grocery store have taken up residence with us, but research is underway. It’s our belief that since the information has gotten out about the endangered animals, turtle-related accidents have been reduced by at least 40%.
If You Thought Writing a Novel in a Month was Crazy, You'll Love This!
You may be familiar with National Novel Writing Month, where writers of all ages and ability crank out 50,000 words of fiction in 30 frantic days. But, have you heard of Script Frenzy? Think of it like Nanowrimo, but for TV.
"Hi, Welcome to the library. How can I help you today?" says the cheerful worker.
"I'm so glad you're here, I need to buy a set of headphones." The next part of the conversation becomes like a STAT call in a medical emergency. Something about a class, a deadline, and frustration from the busy lady.
"I'm sorry; we don't offer headsets for purchase. Do you have any personal electronic devices in your purse?"
"No. Oh wait, I think I might. Yes, I do." As the customer digs through her purse she says, "I know it's in here somewhere...."
Are you interested in animals? Do you want to know strange and unusual facts about them? Well, MCPL has the perfect database for you. It’s called Amazing Animals of the World. This database also offers exciting games to play. There is a challenging one called Real or Not Real. In this interactive game, the player must decide if animal descriptions e-mailed by teacher Shelford Figment are real or not.