Tag Archives: learning

Getting our creative juices flowing!

At our Junior Friends meeting this evening, I attempted to show everyone how to crochet so that we can create squares which will be made into a blanket. The blanket will then be raffled off so that we can raise … Continue reading

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I saw this article a couple of days ago

And I thought it was INCREDIBLE! It is so amazing that people have designed things like this. Not only can you put your love of technology to use, you can also put your love of helping people to use! Here’s … Continue reading

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Potential future program at the library

At the last junior friends meeting, we talked about programs that we’d like to have in the future and one that was mentioned was knitting or crocheting. Then after I finished crocheting the first of two bags for my nieces, … Continue reading

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Meow and purr

Did you know that lions and tigers can’t purr, but cougars can? Now you do! According to National Wildlife magazine: In big cats – lions, tigers, leopards, jaguars – a length of tough cartilage runs up the hyoid bones to … Continue reading

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Today in 1947

Chuck Yeager was the first person to break the sound barrier. At the time, there was trouble with the planes trying to get up to high speeds because as they would get closer to the speed of sound they would … Continue reading

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One more video to entertain yourself while we’re closed

BF Skinner and Pigeons Who knew pigeons were smart? Not me, that’s for sure. Luckily for the pigeons, BF Skinner believed in them. I’ll take a rat any day over a pigeon. 🙂

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Clifford Stoll: the hyperactive astronomer

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