Everything is coming up shamrocks this month at your library — not only is it St. Patrick’s Day, it’s also National Optimism Month. Library Journal Mover and Shaker Emily Ellis shares ideas for engaging programming to keep your adult patrons smiling all month long.
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.