Author Archives: mheintz

FTC’s Pass It On Campaign Helps Seniors Protect Each Other from Scams and Fraud

Chances are good that someone you know has been scammed. They might not talk about it, but the statistics show attempted scamming is common. Libraries are an important source to computers and digital literacy training helping seniors connect with family, … Continue reading

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Kids Stay Active at The Strong Museum All Year Long

By Shane D. Rhinewald Director of Public Relations, The Strong The Strong museum in Rochester, NY, welcomed more than 1,200 pre-K through Grade 5 students for five days of Let’s Move!-themed lessons and activities this past June. Students visited a variety … Continue reading

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A Priority to Create More Inclusive Outdoor Experiences, Boosted with IMLS Support

By Lucille Gertz Statewide Education Projects Manager, Massachusetts Audubon Society Mass Audubon strives to welcome and engage a wide range of visitors. By making our nineteen nature centers more accessible, and by creating accessible trail experiences, we’re working hard to … Continue reading

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