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Stuart

Stuart is a librarian and part of the Boardman unit. I'll try my best to "help change the world one question at a time." My interests are in science, mysteries, technology, and travel. He loves to spoil his dog!

The Latest From Stuart

Spring Wreath

Spring Wreath final

Spring Wreaths are available as this month’s Adult Take & Make kit. (While supplies last.) Supplies Needed Several shades/colors of cardstock Scissors Glue Cardboard Circle Bakers Twine Instructions Step 1: Trim 12×12 paper into 3×3 squares. Use several different shades of paper. For the inner layers you’ll cut smaller squares for small cones. (Example: 2×2… read more >>

Celebrate Black History Month

Black History Month

Black History Month is a recognition of history, achievements and influence of the African American community. Since 1976, every U.S. president has recognized February as Black History Month. Learn more about Black History Month by exploring these links: Entrepreneurship in the Black Community locally Use Reference Solutions (formerly ReferenceUSA) to search by the category of business… read more >>

Egyptian Pyramids

Sphinx Egypt

Discover the Egyptian Pyramids Discover the pyramids through a virtual visit.  Take a quiz to see how much you know.   Gather a few supplies and make your own crafts dealing with ancient Egypt.   Websites Pyramids of Giza Explore maps, details, timelines, and much more to help you understand the area of the pyramids.  Pharaoh Ramesses VI Tomb Tour… read more >>

Periodic Table Battleship

Battleship game

Do you know the basic elements of matter?  Do you know some basic things that make up matter?    The discovery of the periodic system for classifying the elements represents the culmination of a number of scientific developments, rather than a sudden brainstorm on the part of one individual. Yet historians typically consider one event as… read more >>

Excel Tips

Microsoft excel menu

One of the fastest ways to learn Excel is to learn some of the Excel TIPS and TRICKS. Learn how to move data in an Excel spread sheet. Excel Tip #1 – Move Data  We want to show you how to move data around in your cells the easiest way possible.  The quickest way to move… read more >>