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Celebrate poetry month

Check out our book display in honor of National Poetry Month. Do you write poetry? Why not send some my way and I can post it on the blog! One of my favorite poems is by William Carlos Williams: so … Continue reading

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Check out the poetry

Come visit us at the reference desk. We’ve got the newest edition of Hidden Treasures here. Check out the gorgeous poetry and artwork that your fellow students have created.  Some is quite sad, others are very entertaining. All of it … Continue reading

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Explore your inner artist!

The junior friends are going to make Valentine’s Day cards for a local nursing home and as I thought about it, there’s no way that they could make enough. We need your help! If you can, make a card by … Continue reading

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Today is Earth Day!

Not that you shouldn’t celebrate the earth everyday or try to take care of the earth everyday, but today is Earth Day!  According to Wikipedia, Earth Day is celebrated April 22, is a day designed to inspire awareness and appreciation … Continue reading

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Literary Arts Magazine

I just read an article about a group of teens at the Johnson County Library that have created their own literary magazine called elementia. I have been dying to do something like this for years!  It wouldn’t have to be … Continue reading

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VOYA Poetry Contest 2009

VOYA is putting on their second annual poetry contest, and I’m wondering if any of you would like to participate in next years contest. I would act as your “sponsor” and collect submissions from those of you between the ages … Continue reading

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April is poetry month

In honor of poetry month, I think we should have a poetry contest! All you need to do is send me a poem to my email. I’ll post them all up here and then we’ll all vote on the best … Continue reading

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