Benbrook Library / Musings

Move Over, Dr. Seuss: Author Birthday Party Ideas

Yesterday, we held our annual birthday celebration for Dr. Seuss. With whimsical, Seussified décor, crafts, games, and snacks (including the best cookies this side of Whoville), plus a walkin’, talkin’ Cat in the Hat portrayed by yours truly, it’s always a flimfabulously fun, Seussical celebration. It got me thinking, though, about how libraries tend to … Continue reading

Benbrook Library / Library programs

An Inspirational Author

Earlier this morning, we had the latest installment of our Local Authors program here at the library. At this program, authors from nearby Texas cities speak to attendees about writing, publishing, their books, and their journeys to becoming published authors. Today, we were lucky enough to have Doug Petersen speak. Doug’s a professional inspirational speaker, … Continue reading