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Word of the Week: "festive"

: cheerful and exciting : suited to a celebration or holiday
: of or relating to Christmas

Taken from: http://www.merriam-webster.com/

11 December 2013 (All day)
Published by aravenell3 on 12 Dec
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Word of the Week: "ebullient"

: characterized by ebullience : having or showing liveliness and enthusiasm
— ebul·lient·ly adverb

Taken from: http://www.merriam-webster.com/

4 December 2013 (All day)
Published by aravenell3 on 05 Dec
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Word of the Week: "forbearance"

: the quality of someone who is patient and able to deal with a difficult person or situation without becoming angry

Taken from: http://www.merriam-webster.com/

18 November 2013 (All day)
Published by aravenell3 on 19 Nov
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Word of the Week: "Spunk"

spirit, courage, and determination

Taken from: http://www.merriam-webster.com/

11 November 2013 (All day)
Published by aravenell3 on 12 Nov
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Word of the Week: jubilant

feeling or expressing great joy : very happy

(Taken from: http://www.merriam-webster.com/)

4 November 2013 (All day)
Published by aravenell3 on 05 Nov
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Word of the Week: Exponential

expressible or approximately expressible by an exponential function; especially: characterized by or being an extremely rapid increase (as in size or extent)

(Taken from: http://www.merriam-webster.com/)

27 October 2013 (All day)
Published by aravenell3 on 28 Oct
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Word of the Week: "unequivocal"

adjective \ˌən-i-ˈkwi-və-kəl\
Very strong and clear : not showing or allowing any doubt : not equivocal

(Taken from: http://www.merriam-webster.com/)

13 October 2013 (All day)
Published by aravenell3 on 14 Oct
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Mole Day

What Is Mole Day?

Celebrated annually on October 23 from 6:02 a.m. to 6:02 p.m., Mole Day commemorates Avogadro's Number (6.02 x 1023), which is a basic measuring unit in chemistry. Mole Day was created as a way to foster interest in chemistry. Schools throughout the United States and around the world celebrate Mole Day with various activities related to chemistry and/or moles.

(Taken from: National Mole Day Foundation Inc. website)

http://www.moleday.org/

7 October 2013 - 12:00am to 23 October 2013 - 11:00pm
Published by aravenell3 on 08 Oct

Word of the Week: "phenomenal"

Very good or great : unusual in a way that is very impressive

(Taken from: http://www.merriam-webster.com/)

7 October 2013 (All day)
Published by aravenell3 on 08 Oct
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Breast Cancer Awareness Month

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. The Library has set up a display in recognition of the event. You may be surprised at what you may learn!

Myth: Women with more than one known risk factor get breast cancer.
Fact: Most women with breast cancer have no known risk factors except being a woman and getting older. All women are at risk.

Read more: http://www.digitaljournal.com/pr/1490386#ixzz2h96ckKGZ

And remember...men are also at risk for breast cancer.

7 October 2013 (All day)
Published by aravenell3 on 08 Oct

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