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  1. Making a pin-hole projector for eclipse - " Learn how in Lake ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 18 | Palm Beach Post

    Want to learn how to safely watch the eclipse through safety glasses? Or how to build a pin-hole projector? That's the subject of a Saturday, Aug. 19 gathering at 1 p.m. at the Lake Park Library, 529 Park Avenue , said Lake Park Librarian Judie Cooper. On Monday starting at 1 p.m. an eclipse gathering is planned at the Lake Park library.


  2. Where you can watch livestreams of the eclipse at BerkeleyRead the original story

    Friday Aug 18 | PressReleasePoint

    Can't chase Monday's solar eclipse to the zone of totality on Monday? Fog blocking your view in Berkeley? UC Berkeley's Lawrence Hall of Science is offering an alternative: Live feeds of the action from spots along the path of totality. The action starts with coffee and pastries at 8:30 a.m., and the livestreaming will start at 9 a.m. in the auditorium.


  3. Eclipse mania sends Americans scurrying to find safe glassesRead the original story

    Friday Aug 18 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    ... passing moon. Complicating the rising demand from last-minute shoppers was a recent recall by Amazon that forced libraries and health centers around the country to recall glasses they gave away or sold. For stores that still have the glasses, prices ...


  4. Dennis M. O'Connor summer reading program comes to an endRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 18 | The Countywide

    First place readers from left, Huntleigh Deases and Alexia Sanchez were awarded Outlaw Pass Family Fun Center gift certificates during the summer reading program held at the Dennis M. O'Connor Library. Second place winners of the Dennis M. O'Connor Summer reading program were, from left, Kaitlyn Lopez and Eliana Zuniga, shown with Library Director Tina McGuill.


  5. Libraries Across America To Celebrate Solar Eclipse on August 21Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 18 | Library Journal

    ... Palisades, OR (west of Salem) and ending at 2:48 p.m. EDT in Bulls Bay, SC (north of Charleston). More than 1,000 libraries will hold viewing parties with safe viewing glasses during the event, and imaginative eclipse-themed programs have been ...


  6. Water-damaged Burton Barr Central Library in Phoenix won't reopen until June 2018Read the original story

    Friday Aug 18 | The Arizona Republic

    ... storm damages. The library's regularly scheduled events and programs will be disbursed to other local public libraries. An emergency incident response team works at Burton Barr Library in Phoenix to help clean up after a monsoon storm hit central ...


  7. #Ebook Deal/Day: Python High Performance - $15.99 (Save 50%) Use code DEALRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 18 | O'Reilly

    ... found applications in many industries. The clean syntax, rich standard library, and vast selection of third-party libraries make Python a wildly popular language. Python High Performance is a practical guide that shows how to leverage the power of ...


  8. Stevenson High, Vernon library reopen despite continued boil-water orderRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 18 | Daily Herald

    Drinking fountains at the Vernon Area Public Library in Lincolnshire were shut off and marked out of order Friday because of a villagewide boil-water order. Thirsty Stevenson High School students and employees could pick up bottled water Friday as Lincolnshire's boil order continued into a second day.


  9. Library names new directorRead the original story

    Friday Aug 18 |

    ... - left for a position leading Los Alamos' library system. Before arriving in Silver City, Dayer worked for local libraries in Arkansas for 15 years, serving as a supervisor and branch manager in North Little Rock for three years, and before that as ...


  10. Pioneer Library System warns eclipse viewing glasses may be dangerousRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 18 |

    ... from the STAR Library Education Network, which has distributed more than 2 million ISO-compliant glasses to libraries around the nation Everyone with glasses is encouraged to ensure their safety by checking them against the list of reputable vendors ...


  11. Glasses for viewing solar eclipse run out fast at Park Ridge Library - and elsewhereRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 18 | Chicago Tribune

    ... glasses the library did receive were purchased at 40 cents per pair, which included a discount for educators and libraries, she said. "I went in about 10 minutes after they opened," she said. "They were really busy; the kind of busy you'd see on a ...


  12. When Sun and Moon Align, Have Those Glasses ReadyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 18 | The Pilot

    ... at . Safety-certified glasses will be available for free during eclipse-watching events at local libraries on Monday. Events begin at 1 p.m. at the Moore County Library in Carthage and 2 p.m. at the Southern Pines Library. Glasses ...


  13. Everything Books: 8-18-17Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 18 | West Hawaii Today

    The Friends of the Libraries, Kona holds its next book sale from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. on Saturday on the Kailua-Kona Public Library lanai. Proceeds support the needs of the Kona libraries.


  14. Libraries invited to join social media activity this Banned Books WeekRead the original story

    Friday Aug 18 | American Library Association

    During Banned Books Week , the Office for Intellectual Freedom is inviting libraries and nonprofits to partner with it for the Rebel Reader Twitter Tournament , a Banned Books Week activity that encourages readers to discuss censorship online. Partners receive a digital toolkit, and partner libraries are entered into a drawing for intellectual freedom-themed prizes.


  15. Iconic Plague Images Are Often Not What They SeemRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 18 | New Hampshire Public Radio -

    ... are trying to correct such mistakes with websites including NPR, the BBC, Wikipedia and, most importantly, in libraries and art resource databases, including The British Library and Getty Images, that distribute the images. "It gives a ...


  16. If you have a garden and a library, you have everything you needRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 18 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    "If you have a garden and a library, you have everything you need." - Cicero. I never had the opportunity to meet the late Lawrence Lavender, the lifelong educator, former library board chair, Rotarian, community leader and so much more, but I can state with some confidence that he had at least two things in common with the Roman orator and philosopher Cicero: a love of nature and a devotion to learning.


  17. 10 places to watch the solar eclipse around BostonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 18 |

    ... obscured, at around 2:46 p.m . But that isn't stopping eclipse mania from gripping the area, with local public libraries running out of free eclipse glasses (which, by the way, you should vet before using ), residents planning trips to other states ...


  18. Here's Where You Can Watch The Solar Eclipse In NYCRead the original story

    Friday Aug 18 | Refinery 29

    ... or not, the pool deck has an incredible view of the East River well worth the admission price. New York Public Libraries The NYPL branch in Pelham Bay and the Brooklyn Public Library in Clinton Hill will be throwing viewing parties with free ...


  19. National Library of Scotland chooses Ex Libris Alma and PrimoRead the original story

    Friday Aug 18 | Library Technology Guides automation update

    ... general manager of Ex Libris EMEA, said, "The National Library of Scotland joins a growing community of national libraries from around the world that have chosen Ex Libris solutions to help meet the libraries' legal duties and increase the quality ...


  20. Stargazing in Upstate NY: What to see in the night skies Aug. 18 to 25Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 18 | The Post-Standard

    ... the sun will be clouds, with the current forecast calling for good reported conditions on Monday . Many local libraries have already obtained solar-safe glasses for the eclipse, and I encourage you to check with your local branch to see when they'll ...