Monthly Archives: July 2013

Giving Children a Foundation for Learning

Ed Note: This is a cross post from the blog of whitehouse.gov. You can find the original post here. Harriet Henderson Coalter is being honored as a White House Champion of Change for her leadership and commitment to libraries and museums around the … Continue reading

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Finding Room for the Blues

By Melissa Heintz Public Affairs Specialist, IMLS For those who love the vibrant, uniquely American art form of blues music, the Delta Blues Museum is the place to visit. Serving Coahoma County, the museum honors musicians from the Mississippi Delta … Continue reading

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Professor Wellbody Teaches Good Health to Pacific Science Center Visitors

Pacific Science Center’s permanent exhibit, Professor Wellbody’s Academy of Health & Wellness, showcases how our daily personal choices can positively affect our health and well-being for years to come. Guests are immersed in 7,000 square feet of hands-on inventions, gadgets, … Continue reading

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