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Thoughts on "Makerspaces"

One of the things that regularly annoys me in discussions of makerspaces in libraries is the regularity with which it becomes clear that a lot of people think that “makerspace” is synonymous with “we have a 3-D printer”. 741 more words

Libraries/Information Science

High School Programming: Life-sized Board Games

I received an email from Suzanne the other day highlighting a blog from “Teen Services Underground” about life size board games.  This is a really neat concept and not too hard to bring to your library.  72 more words

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Teen After Hours Movie Night: Mockingjay Part 1

Teen After Hours Movie Night: Mockingjay, Part 1 (PG-13, 2014)
Saturday, April 25 | 7:00pm | Media Auditorium

All teens 12−18 are invited to a special after-hours screening of… 39 more words

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Celebrate Día!

Join the Fountaindale Public Library for our fifth annual celebration of El día de los niños/El día de los libros, commonly known as Día!  Día is a nationally recognized initiative that emphasizes the importance of literacy for all children from all backgrounds.  374 more words

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Sign up for Chess Club


Registration is now open for Chess Club. Tweens in grades 4 through 8 can sign up to play chess at 4:15 on Wednesday afternoon, April 22.

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Reconciliation Through Indigenous Education

There were two major learning outcomes for me in this course:

What is reconciliation in this context and what is it’s value?

The concept of reconciliation with respect to indigenous people is an extremely important facet of social justice in any country with colonial roots. 534 more words

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