This MELS program funds in-school artist and writer workshops as well as transportation to cultural venues. Deadline is usually 3rd week in October. Info & forms on the site.
For libraries, promoting their resources in-house is more important now than ever before. While retail stores would give their right arm to get the foot traffic of public libraries (just over 1.53 billion in-person visits in 2011), the most recent Pew study continues to confirm that library users have very little idea of the range of services their libraries offer. There are a slew of strategies any library can take advantage of to solve that problem. Here are 4 tips to get you started. Post by Nancy Dowd