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Marge Loch-Wouters
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Around the World Fairytales Part 1
Our guest blogger today is Tricia Weyhrenberg who works at the Amery Public Library in northern Wisconsin.  Tricia recently received her MLIS. While working on her degree she had a chance to research different cultural versions of Cinderella. This inspired ...
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A Poohriffic Day
Image Our guest blogger today is Trixine Tahtinen, the director at Oostburg WI Library. She started out as a children's librarian and became director in 2000. She keeps her hand in children's programming work because she is delighted by it! This
October wil...
Image Our guest blogger today is Trixine Tahtinen, the director at Oostburg WI Library. She started out as a children's librarian and became director in 2000. She keeps her hand in children's programming work because she is ...
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Meet the Mice Family Reading Night
Lilly from Kevin Henkes Our guest blogger is Jennifer Regan, the Youth Services Coordinator from Manteno IL a community of 10,000 about 50 miles south of Chicago. SHe shares a program and the planning that would go into it! Target Age Group :   3 – 5 year o...
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Movin' and Groovin' Program
Image Our guest blogger today is Michelle Johnson who is director and programmer extraordinaire at a small library in Hammond WI. She shares a program that she had done several years ago that she enhanced with more early literacy mojo to get kids and parent...
Image Our guest blogger today is Michelle Johnson who is director and programmer extraordinaire at a small library in Hammond WI. She shares a program that she had done several years ago that she enhanced with more early lite...
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Image Library conferences often come to mind as the best places to put our bang-for-buck in-person attendance. But state and national library conferences are just the tip of the iceberg for great networking and learning exper...
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Helping Patrons Accept Change
Image In class we chewed on how to help patrons accept a new program format for preschoolers in place of one storytime session. The ideas and strategies flowed! Positivity I think in general, when you present an idea, and you deliver it with enthusiasm, the...
Image In class we chewed on how to help patrons accept a new program format for preschoolers in place of one storytime session. The ideas and strategies flowed! Positivity I think in general, when you present an idea, and you...
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Need more ways to polish up your thoughts and planning on technology and kids. You can start with ongoing online chapter-by-chapter publication of Young Children, New Media and Libraries in Little elit, and reading this blog ...
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Come and get this job! It closes May 22!
Image Well, kids, I'm hanging up my biblioboots at the end of July. One last SLP and offski I go into the land of retirement. A little teaching, a little writing, a little consulting, a little professional association work, a...
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More Outdoors
Image Our guest blogger today is Aubrey Myers, the Youth Outreach and Programming Coordinator at Washington IN (a community of 11,000. She shares her plans for a program to get out and about. Talk about excellent planning! This will be  a DIY project starte...
Image Our guest blogger today is Aubrey Myers, the Youth Outreach and Programming Coordinator at Washington IN (a community of 11,000. She shares her plans for a program to get out and about. Talk about excellent planning! T...
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Preschool Spring STEM Program
Image Our guest blogger today from the class is Patty May, who hails from Bedford IN and serves a population of 13,000 at her library. With a background in kindergarten and preschool teaching she brings mad skillz to her work as an Early Literacy Specialist...
Image Our guest blogger today from the class is Patty May, who hails from Bedford IN and serves a population of 13,000 at her library. With a background in kindergarten and preschool teaching she brings mad skillz to her ...
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Beyond Storytime Successes
Image Storytime is definitely a bread and butter program almost all libraries offer for preschoolers AND their parents/adult caregivers. But we wanted to explore other types of programs we can do with preschoolers besides storytimes. Here are some of the id...
Image Storytime is definitely a bread and butter program almost all libraries offer for preschoolers AND their parents/adult caregivers. But we wanted to explore other types of programs we can do with preschoolers besides sto...
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Image I've been thinking alot about the pressure we put on ourselves in our youth library world. We want to be good at our job and for our community but there is also a whole world out there in the profession that sings a si...
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Children's Librarian, Storyteller, Consultant
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Children's Librarian, Storyteller, Children's Services Consultant, Blogger
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I'm a Children's Librarian in La Crosse WI who loves working with kids and families in our community. Find me at twitter @lochwouters or lochwouters at gmail dot com
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La Crescent MN