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Train Story Time - 11-25-15

By Awnali Mills

In honor of all the families heading out to Thanksgiving meals with relatives, my storytime theme this week was Trains.  There are just so many good songs, activities, and books around this theme that it’s hard to choose just a few! 577 more words

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Science and Stories: Construction and Ramps 11-18-15

By Awnali Mills

Wow.  Okay, storytime was CRAZY today!  It was our once-a-session Science and Stories; our theme was construction, and our science today was an investigation of ramps (inspired by… 940 more words

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Family Storytime - 11-7-15

By Awnali Mills

So, I’ve had a wild couple of weeks.  We closed one library’s doors forever, transitioned to a brand new building, I presented on STEAM in children’s programming at the Virginia Library Association’s state convention, and opened the new library, all while helping to orient and train five new children’s staff members. 552 more words

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Gallery 1988 Announces Story Time 2 By Joey Spiotto Opening On November 6, 2015

This Friday night, November 6th, we’ll see the return of Joey Spiotto’s Storytime, a print exhibit that garnered worldwide attention in 2014 and became one of Gallery 1988’s most memorable shows. 90 more words


Happy Halloween 2015! Spooky Stories to make your spine tingle!

In light of Halloween I wanted to share with you 4 scary stories that happened to me and or someone close to me…


1. When I was in Year 6, I had a friend, Tom* he was in the year below me and my younger sister Kaycee* was 4 years younger than me. 1,820 more words

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Forever is Too Far Away

Writing prompt: In a different life, love would simply be enough. But this is the one life given. Write a story about life getting in the way.  433 more words

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Library and Book themed Storytime

By Awnali Mills

Begin the dirge.

It was our last preschool storytime in this library today.  In a few weeks, this library that has served so many will be closing its doors and reopening down the street in a brand new building full of lovely new books. 701 more words

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