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Monthly Archives: February 2013

Read Across America

February 28, 2013 - This Saturday, March 2, marks the 109th birthday of beloved children’s author Theodor Seuss Geisel — a.k.a. Dr. Seuss. Dr. Seuss published such celebrated titles as The Cat in the Hat, Hop on Pop, and The Lorax. He was also a fiercely political artist, creating cartoons throughout WWII and drawing inspiration for his work from current issues like the Cold War and deforestation. In fact, many of Seuss’ stories have specific origins in the real world. In honor of Dr. Seuss’s birthday — and his role in encouraging children to read —  March 1st is Read Across America Day. Join … Continue reading
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…And We’re Back!

February 26, 2013 - Welcome back to From the Stacks! It’s been a little over a year since you last heard from us over at the Sr. Helen Sheehan Library — but we want to assure you, that’s going to change. Stay tuned to this site for ongoing updates; stop by every week to learn something new! Continue reading
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From the Stacks: Notes from your Library

February 26, 2013 - Stay up-to-date on holidays, current events, and library goings-on. We’ll do our best to cover a wide range of topics, whether they’re directly related to the library or not. After all, it’s our job to connect you with the information you want! – – – Do you have a library-related question you want to see answered in this blog? Send us an email with the subject line “Blog” and we’ll try to address at least some of your concerns. Let the whole Trinity community benefit from your curiosity! Continue reading
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