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Creating great presentations without using PowerPoint

In this fifth in a series of ten videos designed to complement each chapter his new book, Social Media for Creative Libraries, Phil Bradley provides a guide to creating great presentations without using PowerPoint. 11 more words

Libraries

Gaywood's Community Read

Gaywood Library is reading Mrs Sinclair’s Suitcase by Louise Walters and The Long Weekend by Jane E James for their Community Read.  The books will be available at the library or can be reserved. 342 more words

Community Read

Money matters: Entertainment

Entertainment can be a sucker for your hard earned dollars. Take a night at the movies for two people:

  • Movie tickets: $8.50 each
  • Concessoins: $5.00 each (conservative)
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Daily Rambelings

Forth Rail Bridge online exhibition

This fabulous 1886 photograph of a diver is from a new online exhibition on Capital Collections. The exhibition marks the 125 anniversary of the Forth Rail Bridge.

Bookstores.

We have a wonderful local independent bookstore called Read’s Book Shop. On any given day, they have fun drop-in clubs (knitting, book clubs etc), delicious treats and homemade soups at their counter, cute gift items and of course, lots of wonderful books for purchase. 261 more words

Books

fiction favorites...Escape from Mr. Lemoncello's Library

Escape from Mr. Lemoncello’s Library, by Chris Grabenstein
published in 2013 by Yearling

Question: Cross Willy Wonka, the Parkers Brothers, and your local librarian and what do you get? 309 more words

Fiction