Thursday, March 16, 2017
With temperatures bouncing all over the place this month, it’s easy to think spring may have already sprung. But the first day of spring is officially March 20 and to celebrate, BCLS is offering a brand new set of activity tracks on Beanstack to get kids up and moving after the long winter months....
Wednesday, March 15, 2017
What are the Ides of March, and why should we beware of them? There’s nothing to worry about on the Ides of March, unless of course you were Julius Caesar in 44 B.C. In that case, you had plenty of reasons to be fearful, but you wouldn’t realize that until it’s a little too late. First things...
Monday, March 13, 2017
Amy Krouse Rosenthal was an award-winning author who seemed to flawlessly work joy into everything she made. As a writer of children's books she created a sense of wonder with each turn of the page, turning ducks into rabbits and exploring the perfect order for the alphabet. With her memoirs,...
Friday, March 10, 2017
Break out your stakes, crank up Dingoes Ate My Baby and meet up at the Bronze because Buffy the Vampire Slayer is turning 20! Joss Whedon’s hit television series debuted on March 10, 1997. Based off Whedon’s 1992 film of the same name, Buffy follows the story of Buffy Summers, a valley girl...
Tuesday, March 7, 2017
We’re celebrating the Young Adult Library Services Association’s annual Teen Tech Week this year with special events throughout the system. This year’s theme is “Be the Source of Change” and we’re sharing our favorite digital resources that BCLS offers teens to succeed in school and in their future...