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Do-It-Yourself Program Ideas: Library Olympic Games

Do-It-Yourself Program Ideas:  Library Olympic Games Good for any library at any time of year, and it goes with the 2016 Summer Reading Theme “On Your Mark, Get Set, Read!”or “Read for the Win!” The Summer Olympics is scheduled for … Continue reading

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Programming Ideas: Sports Around the World

Do-It-Yourself Program Ideas:  Sports Around the World Program Good for any library at any time of year, and it goes with the 2016 Summer Reading Themes “On Your Mark, Get Set, Read!” or “Read for the Win!” Several sports/game-themed crafts … Continue reading

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Do-It-Yourself Program Ideas: “Origami Yoda” Series by Tom Angleberger

Do-It-Yourself Program Ideas – “Origami Yoda” A book party celebrating Tom Angleberger’s “Origami Yoda” series would be good for any library at any time of year. Set-up several crafts and games in your meeting room or library patio, with at … Continue reading

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Paddington Bear Do-It-Yourself Programming Ideas

Paddington Bear Do-It-Yourself Programming Ideas There are several movies coming out this winter that are based on popular children’s books. You can capitalize on the publicity these films will get with a library program celebrating those books. One that should … Continue reading

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Do-It-Yourself Program Ideas: Caldecott Medal Celebration!

This year is the 75th anniversary of the Caldecott Medal, awarded to the illustrator for the best artwork in a children’s book:  http://www.ala.org/alsc/awardsgrants/bookmedia/caldecottmedal/caldecottmedal . This is a perfect opportunity to have a fun Caldecott Celebration at your library!  You can … Continue reading

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Do-It-Yourself Summer Reading Party – “Reading Is So Delicious!”

Summer reading program themes can be used in developing Do-It-Yourself programs. In California, the 2013 summer reading program materials from the California Library Association celebrate “Reading is So Delicious!” Here are some ideas for programs on that theme. Icebreaker Activity: … Continue reading

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