BC: "Don't cry because it's over, Smile because it happened." - Dr Seuss
FC: West Oaks Library 10th Anniversary Celebration
1: I have always imagined that paradise will be a kind of library. -Jorge Luis Borges
3: " What is more important in a library than anything else - than everything else - is the fact that it exists" ---Archibald MacLeish
4: "Whenever I felt bad, ... I went [to the library]. In fact, I went there when I felt good too. I was there every day. I got mad one time at Christmas when I found out the library was closed." ---Jerry Spinelli
5: the more you laugh the longer you live
6: I love the West Oaks Library!
8: "I hope you always have a shell in your pocket...and sand in your shoes."
9: summer fun creates lasting memories
12: home of the free because of our brave
13: independence day
14: "A prefect summer day is when the sun is shinning, the breeze is blowing,...
15: ...the birds are singing and the lawn mower is broken." - James Dent
17: sometimes the smallest things take up the most room in your heart
18: today you can be anything you imagine
21: "An open home, an open heart, here grows a bountiful harvest." - Judy Hand
23: "I received the fundamentals of my education in school, but that was not enough. My real education, the superstructure, the details, the true architecture, I got out of the public library. For an impoverished child whose family could not afford to buy books, the library was the open door to wonder and achievement, and I can never be sufficiently grateful that I had the wit to charge through that door and make the most of it." ---Isaac Asimov
25: "Write it on your heart that every day is the best day of the year." - Ralph Waldo Emerson