2018 Winter Library Olympics

The flu and cold season has kept many people inside this winter but not these intrepid Olympians! The 2018 Winter Library Olympics featured events in Listening Skills, Bobsleigh, Hockey, Table Curling, and gold-medal crafts. Mrs. Miller read Max and Marla by Alexandra Boiger and Tacky and The Winter Games by Helen Lester while the Olympians … Continue reading 2018 Winter Library Olympics

The Science of the Winter Olympics

Curious about how those incredible athletes manage such amazing feats? NBC Learn has teamed up with the National Science Foundation to produce Science of the Olympic Winter Games, a 16-part video series that explores the science behind individual Olympic events. The series includes these topics: Science of the Winter Olympics: Science Friction John Shuster, the captain … Continue reading The Science of the Winter Olympics

Fun Facts About the Site of the 2018 Winter Olympics

(Source: Between Us Parents) PyeongChang is a city located in South Korea and the world’s focus will be upon it on February 8, 2018,* the start of the Winter Olympic Games. Here are some fun facts about PyeongChang, South Korea. + PyeongChang is located in the Gangwon province, which is in eastern South Korea. + PyeongChang is the … Continue reading Fun Facts About the Site of the 2018 Winter Olympics

The RCL’s Winter Olympics 2018

While the world watches the Winter Olympics in PyeongChang, South Korea, join us for our own Rockwall County Library Winter Olympics on Thursday, February 15! After two gold-medal stories, we will enjoy some craft fun, and then participate in events. The Opening Ceremony begins at 7PM in the First Floor Meeting Room. Fun for the … Continue reading The RCL’s Winter Olympics 2018