June 2019

June 2019 It takes a Neighborhood to Nourish a Children’s Librarian Dear Neighbors,  By the time this newsletter goes out, you will be nearly halfway done with Summer Reading! My hat goes off to you for all for your hard work and perseverance through what often feels like a whirlwind of activity. Only a month left – you can do it!  I wanted to let … Continue reading June 2019

May 2019

May 2019 It takes a Neighborhood to Nourish a Children’s Librarian Dear neighbors, I think my favorite part of getting to participate in The Cardigan Neighborhood is hearing from you all. From emails to Instagram, you all are children’s librarian rockstars! I can’t wait for you all to read about some of Glow in the Dark programs our neighbors have done in our “Plan” section … Continue reading May 2019

April 2019

April 2019 It takes a Neighborhood to Nourish a Children’s Librarian Dear neighbors, I can’t believe it’s the Cardigan’s six month anniversary! The neighborhood is now comprised of over 2,200 librarians *insert scream emoji* We got to share more about our vision for the Cardigan on the ALSC Blog this month, so a special welcome to our new subscribers reading the newsletter for the first … Continue reading April 2019

March 2019

March 2019 It takes a Neighborhood to Nourish a Children’s Librarian Dear neighbors, We hit a big milestone this month: We have over 2,000 subscribers! Thank you so much for your support. The best part of The Cardigan has been hearing from you all. For example, our neighbors Bryce and Mary sent us emails commenting on our “Consider” section last month where we talked about … Continue reading March 2019

February 2019

February 2019 It takes a Neighborhood to Nourish a Children’s Librarian Dear neighbors, Allie and I have been getting lots of e-mails from you; we are so glad the content is resonating with you and that you are taking the time to grace our inboxes with your presence! I’m so excited for you to read about Allie’s flu program below.  How do you go about … Continue reading February 2019

January 2019

January 2019 It takes a Neighborhood to Nourish a Children’s Librarian Neighbors, Happy 2019! It’s the first Cardigan Newsletter of the new year! We hope 2019 has been treating you well. We’re excited about the New Year and all that we have planned. We can’t thank you all enough for your support. Please continue to share the link to subscribe (http://bit.ly/thecardigannewsletter) with friends and colleagues … Continue reading January 2019

December 2018

December 2018 It takes a Neighborhood to Nourish a Children’s Librarian Dear readers, We can’t thank you enough for the support and love you’ve sent our way! We have over 1,300 subscribers now and we feel so honored you trust us with your time.  Our Instagram has also gained a nice momentum and we appreciate everyone who has commented and helped us crowd-source answers for … Continue reading December 2018

November 2018

November 2018 It takes a Neighborhood to Nourish a Children’s Librarian Welcome to the neighborhood, new friends! Katherine and I are so excited to share The Cardigan with you. The Cardigan is not only a space for sharing current professional development resources for librarians serving youth, but also a space for community, or a neighborhood as we like to call it. A neighborhood contains a … Continue reading November 2018