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National Day of Listening

Posted about 1 month ago by April S

Posted in Children & Parenting, eBooks & eAudiobooks, History, Politics, & Biography, Movies, Music, & Audiobooks and Self-help & Spirituality | Tagged with active listening, African American Oral History Collection, American culture, anecdotes, children, communication skills, conversation, family, family histories, fatherhood, fathers , friendship, good listener, gratitude, inspirational, interviews, LGBTQ, listening, listening skills, local history, Lucas County, motherhood, mothers, National Day of Listening, NPR, Oral History, personal narratives, relationships, social life and customs, stories, storytelling, Toledo History and Toledo, Ohio

The National Day of Listening is an opportunity to sit down to have a face to face conversation - and really listen.

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Hot Glass, Cool Characters: Vitrolite Visions

Posted 3 months ago by Suzanne S

Posted in Arts, Crafts, & Hobbies and History, Politics, & Biography | Tagged with art glass, glass, glass artists, glass beads, glass blowing and working, glass craft, glass history, glass manufacture, glass murals, glass trade, kiln-formed glass, local history, Ohio History, studio glass, Toledo, Ohio and vitrolite history

The Toledo Lucas County Public Library is celebrating everything Vitrolite! Stop in and visit Main Library to explore Hot Glass, Cool Characters: Vitrolite Visions going on now until the end of the year.

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