Tagged with " imagination"

It’s Leap Day!  Leap Into A Great Book

It’s Leap Day! Leap Into A Great Book

Leap Day only comes every four years, so let’s celebrate with books that feature marvelous leaps and jumps! Ready…set… Leap! […]

Feb 29, 2016     No Comments
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February Brings Legomania!

February Brings Legomania!

  It’s time to get those creative juices flowing. February brings Nashville Public Library’s annual LEGO® contest! This competition invites children and adults (in […]

Feb 1, 2016     No Comments
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Masterpieces in Black and White

Masterpieces in Black and White

Simple black and white illustrations, in the hands of a true artist, can provide the most charming characters or deep emotions with just a […]

Dec 14, 2015     No Comments
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Kingdoms of Imagination

Kingdoms of Imagination

“All you need is your imagination…”  Christopher Myers Two recent books provide a glimpse into extraordinary, imaginary worlds. In our ordinary world, where so […]

Aug 24, 2015     No Comments
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Makerspaces for Kids

Makerspaces for Kids

At the Nashville Public Library, we are investing in great makerspaces for teens through Studio NPL.  As August is National Inventor’s Month, we encourage […]

Aug 3, 2015     No Comments
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Habits of Mind: Create, Imagine and Innovate!

Habits of Mind: Create, Imagine and Innovate!

“You can’t depend on your eyes when your imagination is out of focus.” ~Mark Twain “What is now proved was […]

Jul 27, 2015     No Comments
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Screen-Free Week Challenge

Screen-Free Week Challenge

According to the Campaign for a Commercial Free Childhood: Screen-Free Week is an annual celebration in which millions of people across […]

May 7, 2015     No Comments
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Tired of Frozen?  Let it Go!

Tired of Frozen? Let it Go!

Whether you love it or are ready to “Let it Go” Disney’s Frozen is everywhere! There is a blizzard of […]

Mar 9, 2015     No Comments
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Exploding shapes!

Exploding shapes!

What happens when a square explodes?  A fountain?  A flower?  A bow tie?  The following books ask the question–what can […]

Feb 19, 2015     No Comments
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Put on Your Slippers and Slow Down

Put on Your Slippers and Slow Down

At the end of a busy day, you might find yourself looking for the shortest possible story to read to […]

Jan 5, 2015     No Comments
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