Some thanks

Some thanks

One of the things I recommend to people when I am giving presentations about self-care is that it can be helpful to re-frame your view of things.  When you can take some time to recognize the good parts of a situation that might be difficult it can give you the...
Light the Way Grant Opportunity

Light the Way Grant Opportunity

The Association for Library Service to Children administers a Light the Way grant, donated by Candlewick Press.  It is a $3000 grant to help a library create or continue services for underserved populations.  We all know that this encompasses a wide range of people...
Tough Topics for Teens

Tough Topics for Teens

Several libraries have created useful brochures or bookmarks to help teens find materials about topics they may feel sensitive or shy about asking for help from library staff to find.  Elise sent me the bookmarks they created in Ellsworth, which have the added benefit...

Library Assistant I – Hudson, WI (part-time)

The Hudson Area Public Library is seeking a qualified, service-oriented candidate to fill part- time, non-benefitted Library Assistant I position. The Library Assistant I is responsible for providing high-quality customer service, performing circulation tasks,...

Parenting Cafes in Park Falls

Last year, a grandparent who is raising a grandchild approached Cindy at the youth services desk in Park Falls and expressed a desire for parenting support.  Cindy found her online resources and books, but this person was really looking for more support.  A Parent...