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Fundraiser brings Halloween-themed mini-golf to Lawrence
Kathleen Morgan, development director for the Lawrence Public Library tries out one of 18 mini-golf course holes created and decorated by local businesses and organizations for the second annual Caddy Stacks fundraiser. The creative holes include Peanuts and Wizard of Oz themes, plus this one with giant rats created by Morgan and some of her friends.
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Surprise Library Events
Some libraries across the United States have come up with a brilliant marketing ploy to encourage more people to read: Blind Date with a Book. Essentially, a selection of teen books that are well-written but for some reason continue to collect dust have been wrapped in brown paper to give them a chance to be read. With only a brief set of instructions and a genre written on a sticker, people will have to put their faith in the librarian who choose the books.
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Other pinner said...I am a middle school librarian and I love, love, love this idea! I am planning to do it for my school library this year! Some other settings we have come up with as well are: Walnut Grove, The Shire, Mordor, Wonderland, Westmore Middle School, Camp Green Lake, Fowl Manor, and Green Gables.