Using LV to score points at my local library!

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mightyfelix
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Post by mightyfelix » July 22nd, 2017, 11:10 am

Many libraries conduct summer reading programs for the children in their communities. My library is good enough to include adults in the fun, and they do count audio books as part of the challenge! So, for every project I've DPL'ed this summer, and for some of those I've recorded, I've been logging hours at the library. Of course, for my own recording, I'm only counting the final finished length, even though of course I spend much longer than that working on it. But in this way, I've already logged 15 hours (and counting) on LV projects alone! That's three entries into the drawing that will be held at the end of the summer. Last year, I won a gift card to Sprout's (an expensive Whole Foods-type grocery store that I can't afford to shop at regularly). This year, I'm hoping for either a gift card to Star Coffee (wonderful local place across the street from the library) or tickets to an Express game (the minor league baseball team we have in our town).
Devorah Allen

Feminism: The Future of the Women's Movement
Journal of Francis Asbury, traveling preacher in America 1771-1815
Four-act play: If I Had a Father by George MacDonald. One teensy role left! Try your hand at a dramatic reading!

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Post by TriciaG » July 22nd, 2017, 1:26 pm

Whoa, cool! Too bad they don't have something like that here. :lol:
Original journals on the Exploration of the Mississippi: Here
Fiction, partly about jail atrocities: It Is Never too Late
Watergate Report, volume 2: Here
E E Cummings' time in French prison: The Enormous Room

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