The Blog of Toledo Lucas County Public Library

Celebrating NaNoWriMo with a Season of Creativity

Posted about 1 month ago by April S

Posted in Education, Fiction, Graphic Novels and Poetry and Writing and Publishing | Tagged with creative writing, events, NaNoWriMo, National Novel Writing Month, Toledo, Ohio, University of Toledo Libraries, writing and writing workshops

In celebration of NaNoWriMo, or National Novel Writing Month, we're working in partnership with the University of Toledo Libraries to inspire the creative mind by hosting a series of workshops - we hope you'll join us!

Continue Reading: Celebrating NaNoWriMo with a Season of Creativity

Afternoon with the Monster: 200 Years of Frankenstein

Posted 8 months ago by Rebecca S

Posted in Fiction, Graphic Novels and Poetry, History and Politics and Movies and Music | Tagged with classic films, drama, events, Frankenstein, Horror Fiction, monster movies, Sci-Fi and Young Frankenstein

Originally published anonymously on January 1, 1818, the legend of how Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley first conceived of Frankenstein, or The Modern Prometheus is as famous as the Monster it immortalized.

Continue Reading: Afternoon with the Monster: 200 Years of Frankenstein

Celebrate Teen Tech Week

Posted 9 months ago by Heather H

Posted in Education and Teen and Pre-Teens | Tagged with ACT, eMedia, events, make u, SAT, teen tech, teen tech night, Teen Tech Week, test, test resources, tests and toledo library

Celebrate Teen Tech Week, March 4 - 10! The 2018 theme is "Libraries are for Creating," and focuses on all the great digital tools we offer which teens can use to create - whether it be podcasts, videos, music, games or something else!

Continue Reading: Celebrate Teen Tech Week