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Marnie

Marnie is the Austintown Unit Assistant Supervisor & Youth Services Team Leader. She was born in Havana, Cuba, and grew up in northeast Ohio where she loved going to the library so much that she knew it was the career for her. When she’s not reading whatever she can get her hands on, she can be found trying new recipes, going for a hike or enjoying a good movie.

The Latest From Marnie

Marnie’s Spanish 101: Winter Clothes – La Ropa de Invierno

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Spanish for Kids – Español Para Niños   ¡Hola! Welcome to the Public Library of Youngstown & Mahoning County’s Spanish 101 blog series for kids! Here you’ll find some wonderful resources, book suggestions and activities to help your little ones learn Spanish and have fun while doing it.     This week, we’re going to learn some… read more >>

Marnie’s Spanish 101: Opposites – Opuestos

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Spanish for Kids – Español Para Niños   ¡Hola! Welcome to the Public Library of Youngstown & Mahoning County’s Spanish 101 blog series for kids! Here you’ll find some wonderful resources, book suggestions and activities to help your little ones learn Spanish and have fun while doing it!     This week, we’re going to learn some Spanish words for opposites! Learning opposites helps children understand their surroundings,… read more >>

Marnie’s Spanish 101: Exercise!

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Spanish for Kids – Español Para Niños ¡Hola y Bienvenidos! Welcome to the Public Library of Youngstown & Mahoning County’s Spanish 101 blog series for kids! Here you’ll find some wonderful resources, book suggestions and activities to help your little ones learn Spanish and have fun while doing it!    If your New Year’s Resolutions include getting your family fit and learning… read more >>

Marnie’s Spanish 101: Feliz Ano Nuevo!

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Spanish for Kids – Español Para Niños   ¡Hola y Bienvenidos! Welcome to the Public Library of Youngstown & Mahoning County’s Spanish 101 blog series for kids! Here you’ll find some wonderful resources, book suggestions and activities and to help your little ones learn Spanish and have fun while doing it!    In this week’s blog, we’re celebrating the New… read more >>

Marnie’s Spanish 101: Christmas Words

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¡Hola y Bienvenidos! Welcome to the Public Library of Youngstown & Mahoning County’s Spanish 101 blog series for kids! Here you’ll find some wonderful resources, book suggestions and activities and to help your little ones learn Spanish and have fun while doing it! In this week’s blog, let’s learn some commonly used words at Christmas… read more >>

Marnie’s Spanish 101: Community Helpers

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Spanish for Kids – Español Para Niños ¡Hola y Bienvenidos! Welcome to the Public Library of Youngstown & Mahoning County’s Spanish 101 blog series for kids! Here you’ll find some wonderful resources, book suggestions and activities to help your little ones learn Spanish and have fun while doing it! This week, we’re going to learn… read more >>

Marnie’s Spanish 101: Let’s Go For a Walk

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¡Hola Amigos! I’m Marnie with the Public Library of Youngstown & Mahoning County and welcome to our Spanish 101 blog series for kids! Here you’ll find some wonderful resources, book suggestions and activities and to help your little ones learn Spanish and have fun while doing it!    This week, we’re going to learn the Spanish words for some of the things we might find outside!  So, grab your coats and go for a walk… read more >>

Marnie’s Spanish 101: Telling Time

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Spanish for Kids – Español Para Niños   ¡Hola Amigos! I’m Marnie with the Public Library of Youngstown & Mahoning County and welcome to our Spanish 101 blog series for kids! Here you’ll find some wonderful resources, book suggestions and activities to help your little ones learn Spanish and have fun while doing it!    This week, we’re going to learn how to tell time in Spanish! Please review the vocabulary and… read more >>

Marnie’s Spanish 101: The Family – La Familia

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Spanish for Kids – Español Para Niños ¡Hola Amigos! I’m Marnie with the Public Library of Youngstown & Mahoning County, and welcome to our Spanish 101 blog series for kids! Here you’ll find some wonderful resources, book suggestions and activities and to help your little ones learn Spanish and have fun while doing it!    This week, we’re going to learn and practice the Spanish words for family members.  So let’s get started! Practice the vocabulary words below, and try… read more >>

Marnie’s Spanish 101: The Alphabet

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Spanish for Kids – Español Para Niños ¡Hola Amigos! I’m Marnie with the Public Library of Youngstown & Mahoning County and welcome to our Spanish 101 blog series for kids! Here you’ll find some wonderful resources, book suggestions and activities and to help your little ones learn Spanish and have fun while doing it!    This week, we’re going to learn and practice the alphabet in Spanish.    The Alphabet – El Alfabeto (ahl-fah-beh-toh)   Watch a… read more >>