This included offering more passive programming (a new one each day the library was open during the summer of 2016!), one-on-one storytime, and more. They noticed that kids and families really enjoyed hanging around together and working on projects. As a result, they undertook a large transformation--weeding heavily, rearranging their collections, purchasing new furniture that encouraged lingering, and creating much more open space for creation and imagination.
|Line art at the table that fits nicely!|
Last week, Patti sent me some photos, labeled, THIS IS WHY WE DID IT! I thought you might like to see, too!
|Kids make things out of cardboard tubes--look at all that floor space!|