Category Archives: Environment and Energy

Let’s Move! Gardens are Buzzing with Pollinators

By Sarah Beck Program Manager, American Public Gardens Association Through the Million Pollinator Garden Challenge and Let’s Move! Museums & Gardens initiatives, public gardens move millions of individuals, kids, and families outdoors and make a connection between pollinators and the … Continue reading

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StoryCorps Interview: North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences

Each year, select museums and libraries with outstanding records of community service receive the Institute of Museum and Library Services’ National Medal for Museum and Library Service, the nation’s highest honor for museums and libraries. Beginning with the 2009 awardees, personal … Continue reading

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“Growing” Up at the Brooklyn Botanic Garden

By Melissa Heintz Public Affairs Specialist, IMLS The Brooklyn Botanic Garden was one of 10 winners of the 2014 National Medal for Museum and Library Service, the nation’s highest honor for libraries and museums that are serving their communities in … Continue reading

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