One feature of our Children’s Library which is easy to overlook is the Blue Planet Globe. Housed in a dark plexiglass case, the globe is designed to simulate the earth rotating in space. A small electric motor inside the globe turns it so that each rotation equals 24 hours. A light inside the globe
Here’s one of life’s lessons: there are situations you cannot fix. Sometimes you just have to move on and let go. Well, I faced this recently while working in book repair. See those pieces laying in front of the book? That’s what was left of the spine. And if that weren’t enough, the
Brand new library cards made their debut at the library this month. They feature a color photo of one of our stained glass windows and come in two sizes — wallet and key tag. They scan under a light beam and transmit all kinds of information to our computers. They get you onto the public internet terminals.