The High Cost of Illiteracy

What has your day consisted of, so far? Maybe you woke up, read the newspaper over coffee after you took your morning regimen of medications. Maybe you tried out that new breakfast recipe you found on Pinterest. Then you probably got in your car to go to work, runs some errands, etc. Pretty routine, right?… Continue Reading The High Cost of Illiteracy

STEAM!

STEAM! What’s all the hot air about?  The integration of disciplines Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math produce innovative answers to current questions.  An engineer who thinks like an artist when solving a problem or conflict has a less restrictive approach to designing a solution.  Leonardo Da Vinci, for example would have had a very… Continue Reading STEAM!

Library Closed!

The library will be closed Labor Day weekend, Sept. 3rd-5th, and will open again at 9:00 a.m. on Sept. 6th.

Adult Literacy Students Visit the Ottawa County Farmer’s Market

We are so excited that the Ottawa County Farmer’s Market is thriving! A few of our adult literacy students took part in a health literacy event in which we discussed the health benefits of eating tomatoes and also learned some fun facts about them. (Did you know that as of 2013, the world’s heaviest tomato,… Continue Reading Adult Literacy Students Visit the Ottawa County Farmer’s Market