Marvel vs. DC Graphic Novel Display

I can’t believe I didn’t think of this display earlier! It’s such a simple concept. Some kids and teens might not grasp the difference between superhero universes, so this is a cool way to get them thinking about the differences between their favourite heroes. I used coloured printer paper (red for Marvel, blue for DC)… Read More Marvel vs. DC Graphic Novel Display

Doodle Hour Library Program: Zentangle and Adult Colouring

“Grown Up” Colouring Books have been a publishing marvel so far in 2015. Many are coming out of nowhere, and flying off the shelves. Similarly, the meditative art process called “Zentangle” is also beginning to catch on – with many books being published, and tutorial sessions being held at libraries nationwide. I decided to introduce… Read More Doodle Hour Library Program: Zentangle and Adult Colouring

Flash Mobs In The Library? Tips for Success

flash mob: a large public gathering at which people perform an unusual or seemingly random act and then disperse. Can be used to raise awareness of a cause, to showcase talent, or simply to build community in a fun way. In the past few years, I’ve become a whole-hearted Flash Mob lover. Whether it’s participating in… Read More Flash Mobs In The Library? Tips for Success