Making Magic: The Poetry of Place

*This post is part of Free for All’s “Making Magic” series, which will focus on Kelley’s exploration of the opportunities in the library’s Creativity Lab as well as musings about art, creativity and imagination. In 2015, I had the privilege of exploring the Laurance Rockefeller Preserve in Grand Teton National Park. The preserve is made … Continue reading Making Magic: The Poetry of Place

Making Magic: What the Heck is a FMV?

*This post is part of Free for All’s “Making Magic” series, which will focus on Kelley’s exploration of the opportunities in the library’s Creativity Lab as well as musings about art, creativity and imagination. When given the opportunity to learn about something new, whatever it is, for better or for worse, I almost always say … Continue reading Making Magic: What the Heck is a FMV?

Making Magic: It’s Festival Time!

*This post is part of Free for All’s “Making Magic” series, which will focus on Kelley’s exploration of the opportunities in the library’s Creativity Lab as well as musings about art, creativity and imagination. Spring is here, and with it comes festivals! If you’re familiar with annual North Shore happenings, you know that warm weather … Continue reading Making Magic: It’s Festival Time!

Making Magic: The NEA, NEH, IMLS and Your Library

*This post is part of Free for All’s “Making Magic” series, which will focus on Kelley’s exploration of the opportunities in the library’s Creativity Lab as well as musings about the arts, creativity and imagination. If you’ve been reading the news, you know that the President’s proposed budget cuts funding to a number of cultural … Continue reading Making Magic: The NEA, NEH, IMLS and Your Library

Making Magic: Music in the Stacks

*This post is part of Free for All’s “Making Magic” series, which will focus on Kelley’s exploration of the opportunities in the library’s Creativity Lab as well as musings about the arts, creativity and imagination. Last week, the library offered the first performance of our Acoustic Archives Concert Series. Acoustic Archives brings live music to … Continue reading Making Magic: Music in the Stacks