A Month of Multicultural Celebrations

There are so very many holidays and celebrations in December. In our neck of the woods some of them are very well know, Christmas and Hanukkah immediately come to mind. While some are becoming more widely recognized, like Kwanzaa and Yule. Let's do a little armchair adventuring and look at some holiday traditions from across … Continue reading A Month of Multicultural Celebrations

Show Us Your Green

UPDATE! Senator Richard Burr has now signed on. Thank you, Senator Burr! It's that time of year where we go crazy for green. Green clothes, green shakes, green beer. Heck some people even dye their rivers green. So here is my request to see some green. Now this isn't some silly St Patrick's Day clickbait post. … Continue reading Show Us Your Green

Show me the money! Or lack thereof…

"I believe that the public library is the heart of my community. It enriches my life and inspires my future. For these reasons, I support the funding of public libraries with my tax dollars." You'll be seeing those words a lot when you visit your local library, because Spring has sprung, though you'd never know it by … Continue reading Show me the money! Or lack thereof…