Mechanicville Farmers Market & Garden


When a small New York library saw that their community needed fresh food, they responded in a big way.

Podcasting To Preserve

This library made a podcast on a historic hospital and shared tips on how can start your own. 

Small Business Saturday® - Shop Small®

Library staff model Shop Small tote bags

A simple receipt collection program encouraged shoppers to visit local businesses over the holiday season.

Small Business Saturday┬« KidsÔÇÖ Movie and Craft

kids watching a movie with popcorn

Working with volunteer teens, a library offered childcare on a Saturday morning, enabling parents to go shopping kid-free.

Shop Small® Lakeview


For Small Business Saturday®, Tamarack District Library organized a scavenger hunt showcasing local businesses.

Everything Jersey 2016


A yearlong celebration of the Garden State takes on baseball heroes, visionary women, endangered species and much more.

Coming of Age in Alexandria

building facades with American flag in Old Town Alexandria Virginia

To promote a reading initiative, an Alexandria (Va.) library branch transported residents to the '60s with a panel discussion.