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National Resurrect Romance Week

National Resurrect Romance Week Created by Yvonne Selander, collection development librarian The week was created as an “anti-commercial” holiday in 1995 by Michael Webb because it is six months after the VERY commercialized Valentine’s Day. What better way to get romantic inspiration than to read a romance book? RomanceBookCloud is where you can “Read ... read more about National Resurrect Romance Week

Mask Fashion!

Mask Fashion! Created by SCLSNJ Staff Our colleagues were hard at work making masks for us; some people created their own; and now it seems there are lots of choices to buy. Is your mask: a fashion statement, a bold accessory, or a basic utility? It's time for us to show off our favorite ... read more about Mask Fashion!

It’s International Beer Day

It’s International Beer Day Created by Linda Tripp, collection development librarian While you probably aren’t planning any tasting trips beyond grabbing some to go at your local microbrewery, what better way to celebrate International Beer Day than by learning how New Jersey is becoming a destination for craft beer lovers, and how local breweries ... read more about It’s International Beer Day

Garage Sale and Bargain Hunting

Garage Sale and Bargain Hunting Created by Seana Zimmer, adult services library assistant at the Hillsborough branch It’s National Garage Sale Day (August 8) and Bargain Hunting Week. We may be shying away from “other people’s stuff,” but the piles of things people have sorted and are now giving away is huge. You might ... read more about Garage Sale and Bargain Hunting

Too Hot/Humid/Gross to Go Outside? Stay In and Train Your Brain!

Too Hot/Humid/Gross to Go Outside? Stay In and Train Your Brain! Created by Yvonne Selander, collection development librarian brainHQ is a fun way to exercise your brain through games and puzzles. What makes this product unique are the scientific studies that back up its claims of giving your brain power a boost through its ... read more about Too Hot/Humid/Gross to Go Outside? Stay In and Train Your Brain!

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