My SRP 2014 – July 21

My SRP 2014 – July 21

Oh my goodness! We’re in the final two weeks of Summer Reading Program and we’ve almost reached our registration goal. If you haven’t signed up, there’s still time and plenty of fun activities to enjoy! Remember, all ages are welcome. Last week, I attended the Henna Tattoo program for teens at A.V. Sorensen Branch on … Continue reading

My SRP 2014 – July 16

My SRP 2014 – July 16

Yesterday I attended the Birds of Nebraska program at W. Dale Clark (Main) Library. While my office is based in the same building, and I’ve overheard the activity of enthusiastic Summer Reading Program participants outside my door, it’s sometimes challenging to pull myself away from other work to attend programs. Nevertheless, summer is starting to … Continue reading

My SRP 2014 – July 14

My SRP 2014 – July 14

Another busy week at OPL! I attended two programs┬álast week, and finished another book. Yeah! On July 9, I visited Charles B. Washington Branch to attend Wildlife Encounters. This is one of my favorite programs every summer. Wildlife Encounters is a non-profit 501(c)3 organization dedicated to educating the public about our natural world while offering … Continue reading

My SRP 2014 – July 3

My SRP 2014 – July 3

It’s a short week with the holiday, so I was only able to attend one program this week. On┬áJuly 1, I attended Raptor-ology with Fontenelle Forest at Benson Branch. Michelle and Denise from Fontenelle Forest shared information about the different kinds of raptors that can be found locally, and even introduced us to an owl, … Continue reading

My SRP 2014 – June 27

My SRP 2014 – June 27

It was another fun week of Summer Reading Program! This week, I visited Florence Branch for the CAPOW (Chemistry and Physics on Wheels) Science Show conducted through UNO‘s Physics Department. I wasn’t sure what to expect, but knew that this program would tie in perfectly with the Summer Reading Program’s Fizz, Boom, Read! theme. The … Continue reading