Friday, January 30, 2015

Welcome to New Hampshire, New Jersey, and New York libraries!

In New Hampshire, we welcome...
Concord Public Library
Keene Public Library
Converse Free Library
Whipple Free Library
Wiggin Memorial Library

In New Jersey, we welcome...
Clark Public Library
East Orange Public Library
Mount Olive Public Library
Spotswood Public Library

And in New York (deep breath!), we welcome...
Almond 20th Century Club Library
Sand Lake Town Library
Bristol Public Library
Ahira Hall Memorial Library
Brookhaven Free Library
Wood Library
Depauville Free Library
The Community Library of Cobleskill
Corinth Free Library
Southeast Steuben County Library
Heermance Memorial Library
Bloomfield Public Library
Florida Public Library (NY)
Desmond Fish Library
Goshen Public Library and Historical Society
Pember Library
Guilderland Public Library
Horseheads Free Library
Tompkins County Public Library
Salina Library (Mattydale)
Mineola Memorial Library
Nanuet Public Library
Niagara Falls Public Library
Ogdensburg Public Library
Rochester - Monroe County Library System (various branches)
Rouses Point Dodge Memorial Library
Seneca Nation Library Allegany Branch
Seneca Falls Library
Stanford Free Library
Van Etten Library
Warsaw Public Library
West Nyack Free Library
Williamson Free Public Library

We're absolutely thrilled to have you all.

Thursday, January 29, 2015

Welcome to ... the M states!

We'd like to welcome
Oak Park Public Library, Michigan
Wayne Public Library, Michigan

Perham Area Public Library, Minnesota
Willmar Public Library, Minnesota

Bay St. Louis' Hancock Library System in Mississippi
Ripley Public Library, Mississippi
St. Louis County Library in Missouri

Missoula Public Library in Montana

We're so happy to welcome you all to our ginormous library family. Children's librarians (and their directors and colleagues) are the best!

Saturday, January 24, 2015

Welcome to our Massachusetts and Maryland libraries!

Welcome to...
Middletown Public Library, MD
Ashland Public Library, MA
Attleboro Public Library, MA
Woods Memorial Library, MA
Beverly Public Library, MA
Chicopee Public Library, MA
Duxbury Free Library, MA
East Longmeadow Public Library, MA
Grafton Public Library, MA
Haverhill Public Library, MA
Middleborough Public Library, MA
Milton Public Library, MA
Nevins Memorial Library, MA
Norton Public Library, MA
Plympton Public Library, MA
Somerset Public Library, MA

I'm exhausted by your awesomeness! And welcome back to many others! (Sorry, at 600 libraries - that's right! - 600 - I'm typing up a storm). 

Friday, January 23, 2015

44 states and counting! The triumph of the letter M

Welcome to Montana and Mississippi - we're now at 44 states and counting. We're thrilled you're joining us. Specific welcomes coming.

Welcome to our new library friends in Maine!

Carrabassett Valley Public Library, Bonney Memorial Library in Cornish, Prince Memorial Library in Cumberland Center, William Fogg Library in Eliot, Sandy Pond School Library in Freedom, Cundy's Harbor Library in Harpswell, Ivan O. Davis Library in Liberty, North Haven Library Inc, Portland Public Library, Stonington Public Library, Waterboro Public Library, and the Linda Shaw Masella Library!

What a great group of new libraries - love your creative ideas. See them all at https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/12_M_foTayVLvoudwQP5ZtPdAHJfq1LSHjO7goWttyM0/edit?usp=sharing

Welcome to ...!

Elkhart Public Library, IN, Seymour-Jackson County Public Library, IN, Wakarusa Public Library, IN, Manchester Public Library, Iowa, Eudora Public Library, KS, Lebanon Community Library, KS.

Welcome also to St. Tammany Parish Librar(ies) of Slidell and Mandeville, Louisiana.

It's so nice to have you all! 537 participating libraries and counting over the past 4 years!

Thursday, January 22, 2015

Over 500!

Welcome to ... Safety Harbor Public Library, FL, Tarpon Springs Public Library, FL, Lee County Library, GA, Crestwood Public Library, IL, Eureka Public Library Distict, IL, Oakwood Public Library District , IL, and South Beloit Public Library, IL.

We are now at about 506 participating libraries thanks to all of you! Wish I could visit all your great libraries tonight. Here in cold Connecticut, a little road trip seems delightful.