National Library Week – April 13-19, 2014

It’s National Library Week (April 13-19, 2014)

National Library Week

Libraries and librarians have a powerful and positive impact on the lives of Americans on a daily basis. Their stories are key to communicating the value of libraries. National Library Week is the perfect opportunity to share your  story of how the library has changed your life.  Share what your library means to you during National Library Week and you could win a Kindle Fire. Details and official rules available on the @ your library website.

You can also share your story and photos on Fort Bragg Library’s Facebook page.

Check out these articles from two successful, well known authors:

Susan Cooper, author of The Dark is Rising: Libraries are the frontline in the war for the imagination

Neil Gaiman, author of Stardust: Why Our Future Depends on Libraries

Judy Blume, author of the Fudge and SuperFudge Series:

“Our Library is a center for knowledge and enlightenment, a community gathering place and a space to delight the senses. Most of all, it is a point of pride for our whole community.” anonymous patron