Carlsbad’s Libraries Halted Book Returns

The cancellation of Library & Cultural Arts programs and events has now been extended through April 30. Parks & Recreation programs and events are also canceled through April 30, with the exception of the senior meal program. Lunches continue to be available for pick up Monday through Friday at the Senior Center for Carlsbad residents […]

Quiet, please… In praise of the British Library

The library is open to the public, but to gain entry to the reading rooms you need a reader’s card. Getting one used to be a laborious process but these days they’re granted to anyone over 18 so long as they’re in possession of the right identification and have a genuine research need to use […]

British Library buys Kenneth Williams diaries

Williams often used his diaries as a half-serious threat to his friends, – “you’ll be in my diary” was a favourite saying if someone had annoyed him – and the library will have to black out some references he makes about people still living. But the vast majority of the material will become available to […]

“How can camp happen?”: Summer camps in limbo amid coronavirus

The ACA says 93% of accredited camps offer some form of financial assistance to over 1 million children who are from “economically deprived families or special situations that might preclude them from attending camp.” As of 2017, the organization says 44% of camps also offer specialized programs for individuals with disabilities. 

Sacramento Public Library – Virtual

During this time of school closures, expanded online learning and social distancing recommendations to curtail the spread of COVID-19, the library is still here as a critical resource with online support. We have plenty to offer you without the need to leave your couch. We provide access to over 50 online resources along with multiple […]

Woodbridge Town Library: Still Available!

You can still support the Friends of the Woodbridge Library even while their bookstore is closed! While you’re scrolling through Amazon looking for more cleaning supplies or pet food, why not have your purchases serve a bigger purpose? Go to and search for the Friends of the Woodbridge Library as your designated charity. Supporting […]

How LWSD Students Can Get Free ORCA Passes This Summer

KIRKLAND, WA — It’s the last week of school in the Lake Washington School District, and that means students will soon be free for the summer. King County Metro has a special program this year for students to get free transit (ORCA cards) passes for the warmer months.

PUBG Mobile to get a Library map and a new game mode soon

For now, the Erangel map has received a new amusement park feature where players can go with their squad and earn some in-game rewards by playing some in-game video games. While some of them focus on reaping rewards, others will have to watch out for enemies closing in and taking out the players. Players can […]

Foundation donates to Round Lake summer camps

Not only did Maddox attend the camp, but so did his three older brothers, A.J. , Zach, and Cooper. For almost 10 years, the Round Lake Area Park District summer camp made a positive impact on their family, Ralph said, from the preschool camp through Summer Trails and all the way to Teen Camp.

More Shapiro: ‘I’m taking that program down to Chinatown’

“I’m taking that program down to Chinatown and the former players and links to that program. Why? Because the U.S. government lined up 47 former players to testify against me in open court if I went to trial. That in itself is motivation to shove it up their collective [butts].”