Water Safety Tips

Kids love water and pool season is almost here. Learn more about what you can do to keep kids safe at your own pool or at community pools and spas by visiting PoolSafely.gov for Parents and Families.

For more water safety resources and fun activities, visit:
Beach Kids! – Environmental Protection Agency
Bobber the Water Safety Dog
• Water Safety – KidsHealth.org
• Activity: Adventures of Splish and Splash
• Activity: Coast Guard Coloring Book (Flash required)
• Activity: Water Safety in Your National Parks (Flash required)

 

The above taken from .gov

What is the impact of cell phones on our society?

What is the impact of cell phones on our society? Check out this latest post from .gov:

“What impact have cell phones had on us socially? Find out by watching this live webcast, on June 4th, at 11:00 am and 2:00 pm EST. https://qrius.si.edu/webcast-unseen-connections-natural-his…

Students will meet Joshua Bell, a cultural anthropologist at the National Museum of Natural History, and explore with him the natural history of cellphones. He will take your class on a journey along a supply chain, from the mines that produce cell phone minerals to the millions of discarded cellphones. Joshua will help students reflect on the emerging social implications of a cell phone being one of our most utilized possessions.”

Library Gala ~ A wonderful evening of celebration!

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Some guests mingling over iced tea at the 2014 Gala.



 

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Our Library Director, Sarah Cordts, singing “I Could Have Danced All Night” at the 2014 Gala.

Our Second Annual Library Gala was held on Friday, May 15th from 6:30 – 8:30 pm. Thank you to our dedicated volunteers who helped make this event a wonderful success!

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Music by the Three Amigos was enjoyed by all!