On Monday, March 10 at 7 p.m., Karin Silverman, who has been practicing meditation for over 40 years, will discuss the extraordinary benefits of meditation and how it improves the overall physical, mental, and spiritual health of the individual. Karin will present effective methods for creating a more satisfying lifestyle and a deep sense of peace.
The Northeast Neighborhood Library closes for renovation, Saturday, Sept. 22 at 5:30 p.m. During renovation, the Southeast Neighborhood Library at 403 7th St. SE will have expanded hours and children's programs on Tuesday and Thursday mornings.In addition, the Rosedale Neighborhood Library is expected to open Oct. 15 at 1701 Gales St. NE. Read more about the Northeast Library renovation.
Anyone who has been following my monthly book reviews knows that John Green is one of my favorite teen authors. In a previous review, I looked at The Fault In My Stars, his most recent title. Another of my favorite teen authors is David Levithan, who writes stirring GLBTQ fiction that speaks to readers regardless of their sexual orientation. A few years ago, these two authors collaborated on a great book titled Will Grayson, Will Grayson, an amusing look at the coincidences in our everyday lives.
Congratulations to our winners of the prize raffle drawing of the "Own The Night" 2012 Summer Reading program! Northeast Library had two winners. Kianga Bunn was one of many teen patrons throughout the city who won a Kindle Fire E-Reader: