National Library Legislative Day

National Library Legislative Day

Librarians around Virginia got to meet with our House Representatives and a U.S. Senator!!!
McEachin

Kaine

Brat

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Dress as Your Favorite Book Character Day at Montrose Elementary School

Dress as Your Favorite Book Character Day at Montrose Elementary School

Dress as Your Favorite Book Character Day at Montrose Elementary School

The Resource Team dressed as characters from the book, The Day the Crayons Quit

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Principal Smith sharing a Dr. Seuss book with the students

Principal Smith sharing a Dr. Seuss book with the students

At Skipwith Elementary School, Principal Smith kicking it off for Go Nutz For Reading Challenge. And who is that in the crowd, attentively listening to Principal Smith?

It’s Richmond Flying Squirrels baseball team’s mascot, Nutzy the Flying Squirrel.

Principal, Mr. Smith sharing a Dr. Seuss book with our students

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School Library Month Celebration

School Library Month Celebration

April was School Library Month and on Wednesday April 26, librarians, assistants, and school administrators got together at Hermitage High School to celebrate. It was a time to enjoy each other’s company, good food, a panel of guest authors, and honor this year’s Ann M. Martin Scholarship winner.
The guest authors were Erica Orloff, Bill Pike, and Steven K. Smith.
This year’s Ann M. Martin Learning for Life School Librarian’s Scholarship winner was Raven Witherspoon, of J. R. Tucker High School.
Below are some wonderful pictures taken at the celebration by our own Jan Budryk, librarian at the Hermitage and Highland Springs technical centers.

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HCPS Librarian wins 2017 VAASL James Regional School Librarian of the Year

HCPS Librarian wins 2017 VAASL James Regional School Librarian of the Year

Congratulations to Shannon Hyman, librarian at D. A. Kaechele Elementary School, who was named the 2017 Virginia Association of School Librarians James Regional School Librarian of the Year last week at the region’s spring conference. To learn more about the great things going on in the Kaechele Library, click here, and make sure to check back on this site to stay up to date on the amazing things happening at all our libraries throughout the county!

Below are some pictures of Ms. Hyman receiving her award.

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