Library Journal Mover and Shaker Emily Ellis shares library programs for adults that will promote health and happiness in your library and celebrate National Physical Fitness and Sports Month, National Salad Month and more!
About Emily Ellis
Emily provides fun, interactive programming and services for teens in her community at Greenwood Public Library (IN). She has worked for nine years building a vibrant and successful Teen Services Department. Emily was a 2012 Library Journal Mover and Shaker and is passionate about providing opportunities for teens to create, experience and imagine in their libraries. She is also a self-proclaimed nerd and blogs at thegnominglibrarian.com. Connect with Emily at firstname.lastname@example.org or on Twitter and Instagram @gnomegrlem.
Encourage your patrons to forget their troubles and grab a good book — Library Journal Mover and Shaker Emily Ellis shares engaging programming ideas for Drop Everything and Read Month, National Stress Awareness Day and more.
The start of the school year brings new energy and fresh ideas! Get your teens excited to help you promote Library Card Sign-up Month with #selfies, celebrate being weird on Wonderful Weirdos Day, and spread some sunshine on Positive Thinking Day. New book releases and STEM fun will help start the year off right!
Mover and shaker Emily Ellis offers ideas for getting the whole family involved in STEAM activities through Tinker Day at the library, plus find out how your library can can leverage the popularity of Pokémon GO!