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Brooklyn Families - Celebrate Summer Reading!Story Time & Drawing at Brooklyn Bridge ParkWith award-winning author Emily Jenkins and illustrator Stephanie GraeginSunday, June 16, 201310:30 AM“This is people watching at its best!”—Bookpage Sunday, June 16, 201310:30amEmpire Fulton Ferry2 Old Fulton Street DUMBO/Brooklyn Heights, NY 11201 FREE!718-802-0603 www.brooklynbridgepark.org Bring your little ones for a summer celebration in Brooklyn with a story time and drawing presentation! Brooklyn writer Emily Jenkins and Brooklyn illustrator Stephanie Graegin talk, read and draw in connection with their new picture book, Water in the Park, which is inspired by Prospect Park summertime. Both the author and illustrator will sign books after the event. “Jenkins taps out the ...
Posted Jun 12, 2013, 6:14 PM by Thea Laforestrie
Do We Still Need Libraries?http://www.nytimes.com/roomfordebate/2012/12/27/do-we-still-need-libraries
Posted Dec 29, 2012, 10:03 AM by Thea Laforestrie
MyLibraryNYC Pilot Press Release - Read all about it!FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASESeptember 28, 2012No. 341www.nyc.gov MAYOR BLOOMBERG, CHANCELLOR WALCOTT, PUBLIC LIBRARIES AND CITI ANNOUNCE EXPANSION OF MyLibraryNYC INITIATIVE TO CONNECT SCHOOLS CITYWIDE TO MILLIONS OF BOOKS AND OTHER LEARNING MATERIALS Students Issued a New MyLibraryNYC Card; Teachers May Order Books for Classes Through Innovative Partnership All 1.1 Million New York City Public School Students Will Have Direct Access to 17 Million Items in the Public Libraries’ Collections by 2015Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg, Schools Chancellor Dennis M. Walcott, New York Public Library President Tony Marx, Brooklyn Public Library President and CEO Linda E. Johnson, Queens Library President and CEO Thomas W. Galante and Citi Chief Executive Officer Vikram Pandit today announced the expansion ...
Posted Sep 28, 2012, 1:03 PM by Thea Laforestrie