Category: Library

YOU Choose The Next Book I Read and Then You Win That Book!

  Hey everyone!  Happy Sunday!  If you have been around here lately you know that:  There has not been a lot of action (I don’t like that) Our friends of the library just had their Fall booksale!  (I LOVE that!)   What I have…

Morning Meanderings… A Day Of Library Friends

Good morning!  Wow.  *yawn* *stretch* What a day. Yesterday I went to my first Minnesota Library Association of Friends meeting in St Paul Minnesota.  That involved me being ready and out of the house by 7 am and at the meeting shiny and ready…

2015 Library Challenge

Hear me out. I have to believe that most of you who read Book Journey are in fact lovers of the written word.  A great percentage of you are not only readers, but reviewers and book bloggers such as myself. And quite honestly a…

Morning Meanderings… MN GIve To The Max Day and HP Hook Up Link

Good morning!  I am still in Florida working away with long hours and exhausted sleep.  We are working hard to get done and get home and I am all about that – even if it freezing and lots of snow in Minnesota.  I miss…

Saturday Snapshot: Minnesota Library Association Conference

This Past week I had the pleasure of attending the Minnesota Library Association Annual Conference in Mankato Minnesota. I went, representing the Friends Of The Brainerd Public Library, 4 Librarians from our Library attended as well. I arrived on Wednesday afternoon and joined the…

You Choose My Next Read and You Win the Book!

Fall book sale is over so it is that time again!  Here I will show you the books that I picked up at the sale.  In the comments – tell me which of these books you would love to read.  On Friday I will…

Morning Meanderings… Library Friends Networking

Good morning!  Happy Tuesday!  Yesterday morning I made apple butter with our apples from our trees and my home this morning still smells like cinnamon and apples…. mmmmmm. Yesterday afternoon I went to a workshop in Roseville Minnesota to network with other Friends Of…

Morning Meanderings… I LOVE My Library

Good morning.  We are in the middle of a storm here in Central Minnesota.  I mean… seriously.     I took the above picture from my back deck and was plastered with rain from the high winds.  Weather has been so weird here.  I…

Morning Meanderings.. “Agate Vines”

  Good morning!  Hope everyone is doing SUPER FINE this happy Saturday 🙂  We had a bit of sunshine yesterday that melted away Thursday snow storm so I am looking forward (*hopefully* fingers crossed*) to no more snow. Yesterday evening, our Friends Of The…

Morning Meanderings.. The Making of A Library Book Sale

Happy Wednesday!  I have not had much blogesphere time this past couple of weeks as life has once again taken a turn to the busy… good busy so I am not complaining…. I just really wish I could do it all. 😀  My work…

Support Your Local Library Reading Challenge

Now here is a challenge for me.  Why?  Because as of right now I am not a card carrying Library user.  I know…. shameful right?  I just never get there…..  easier for me to pick up a book I want to read through Amazon…