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FriendsLit 2015 kickoff poetry reading! 

Friends School of Baltimore welcomed three wonderful poets yesterday evening for an amazing reading open to the public.

Poets Dora Malech, James Arthur, and Will Schutt read selections from their work followed by a reception to celebrate the second season of the… 527 more words


Touching Absolute Truths: Sherman Alexie Speaks at HS3 High School

By Erin Langner, WITS Program Associate

Heath Sciences and Human Services High School (HS3) has an all-gray performance space called the MPS that looks like a place where unexpected things happen. 515 more words

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What's it Like....Planning School Visits

What a fool I am – I thought I was breaking ground, talking to school librarians about what they really want from a school visit. Of course I wasn’t! 644 more words


Author Visit with LaShonda Barnett!

Today Upper School creative writing students were lucky enough to have the very accomplished author, LaShonda Barnett come to our class and speak about her new book,  355 more words

Books To Read!

An Evening with Christopher Brookmyre

Bestselling Scottish author Christopher Brookmyre will be appearing at the Acorn Centre, Inverurie as a guest of Aberdeenshire Libraries, at 7.00pm on Wednesday 11th. March. 85 more words

Books And Reading

Malorie Blackman and Bali Rai

The Malorie Blackman and Bali Rai event at Thornhill School on the 24th February was enjoyed by all those lucky enough to attend.  Both authors talked for about 10 minutes and were passionate about their love of books and reading as well as Libraries.  87 more words

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Turning History into Comics: David Lasky’s Visit to Washington Middle School

By Erin Langner, WITS Program Associate

The Oregon Trail seems to have been following me for most of my life. To some extent, I followed an urban version it, from growing up in the suburbs of Illinois, to attending college in Colorado, to eventually moving to Seattle. 545 more words

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