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Be a Good Listener!

It’s easy to be a good listener if you follow these simple rules!

F-F-F-Freezing!

So many IPTV fans show up at the Clive Public Library, that we usually bring the camera crew with us to document all the fun!

Because their crowds are so large, they usually turn down the air conditioning. This year, judging by the icicles, they may have turned down the temperature a little too much!

After things thawed out, we played a rousing game of I Spy! We were spying for yellow duckies!

And, let me tell you, we found plenty of yellow [...]

The Yellow Button!

There are few libraries in Iowa that love trains more than the Ericson Public Library in Boone!

What I didn’t realize was that they also really love dinosaurs!

Wait a second! They love dinosaurs and they also love trains? When I asked if anyone loves Dinosaur Train, lots of hands went up!

And speaking of dinosaurs, a brontosaurus accidentally stepped on my friend’s foot. She didn’t hold a grudge though. If you’re going to visit the doctor for a broken foot, you might [...]

The Robot, the Frog, and the Dragon

A Long Time Ago in a Library Far, Far Away…

“WHO-WHO-WHO” had fun at the Des Moines Public Library this morning?

Well, of course, lots of families had fun!

The librarians warned me about getting too close to any of the low-hanging stars!

Apparently, the cow that jumped over the moon doesn’t usually watch where he’s jumping. If you get too close to the stars and the moon you might get kicked!

Later in the day, there was a slight “disturbance in the Force” at the Milo Public Library.

However, it was nothing to be [...]

College Savings Iowa 529 Plan

Funding for the 2014 Reading Road Trip
has been provided by the
College Savings Iowa 529 Plan.