Here, There Be Bears

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Here, there be bears, and books, and art, and so much more. It’s a library, after all.

More specifically, the Washington Public Library, where we went to see the children’s collection.

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Since I knitted en route (from the passenger’s seat, folks), it was amusing to arrive at a yarn-bombed front door.

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Fused glass art work by a local artist brought the colors inside.

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Downstairs we met more books, including some from the historic Scofield collection …

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… and more bears:

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Did I mention that the temperature outdoors evoked the atmosphere of a polar expedition?

So I was surprised to find relics of a warmer climate, too. We were there to talk books, and iPads, and library services, but I couldn’t resist the chance to meet the kachina, nestled in a box for safe keeping.

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