Category Archives: Miscellaneous

Interesting Public Library Programs & Topics

Mastering Relationships @ Your Library  Using movies to discuss one’s marriage, per studies it can reduce divorce rates.  The list includes a couple of Katherine Hepburn movies, including, one of my favorites, “Desk Set.”   Community Engagement This article featured a library … Continue reading

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A Librarian & Her Tea

I’m a librarian and have been described as a tea snob.  I did some quick searching online today and couldn’t find anything describing whether this was a librarian stereotype or not.  Although Jo Dereske has written a series of mysteries of … Continue reading

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Book clubs

While book clubs have been around for quite some time they’ve been getting more media coverage in the last few years.  Many books which are being promoted as good for clubs, or have become popular with clubs, are now being … Continue reading

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Weeding & Organizing

Organizing books, paperwork, etc. isn’t a cookie cutter process.  Some items can be organized easily once a system has  been developed but periodically there will be an exception to the rule.  One point from a college course in Logic I … Continue reading

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Books and Decorating

Anna Quindlen said, “I would be most content if my children grew up to be the kind of people who think interior decorating consists mostly of building enough bookshelves.”  That’s my kind of interior decorating style!  Unfortunately in a 600 … Continue reading

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