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"Libraries' Guide to the 2020 Census" with clip art people
"Libraries' Guide to the 2020 Census" with clip art people
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Check out resources from ALA, the Census Bureau and others for help preparing for the 2020 Census.

plastic bags
plastic bags
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Looking for a service project for the holidays? Make sleeping mats for the homeless from plastic bags.

Painted rocks displayed on a table
Painted rocks displayed on a table
Blog by Jenn Carson

Haven't heard of the craze for painting and hiding rocks? You might be living under, well … a boulder.

What is a ZINE?
What is a ZINE?
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Introduce your patrons to zines — homemade magazines — and help get them started making their own.

woman holding jeans
woman holding jeans
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More than 500 people attended this free (and earth-friendly) clothes-swap at a New Zealand library.

Frontispiece to 1831 edition of Frankenstein
Frontispiece to 1831 edition of Frankenstein

How is your library celebrating 200 years of Mary Shelley's "Frankenstein; or, The Modern Prometheus"?

A man plays guitar.
A man plays guitar.

Incorporate the Collaborative Summer Library Program's rockin' theme with a music therapy program. 

Experts from ASIA Inc. teach financial literacy to a Nepali-speaking man.
Experts from ASIA Inc. teach financial literacy to a Nepali-speaking man.
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Lakewood Public Library hosted a financial literacy workshop for Burmese and Nepali-speaking patrons.