|Memory of the World |
“UNESCO established the Memory of the World Programme in 1992.
Impetus came originally from a growing awareness of the
parlous state of preservation of, and access to, documentary
heritage in various parts of the world.War and social upheaval,
as well as severe lack of resources, have worsened problems
which have existed for centuries.”
|You Can Now Donate Your Old LEGO Bricks to Children’s Charities |
“The process is simple—just pack up any LEGO pieces into a
cardboard box and visit the campaign website to
print out a free shipping label. The package will then be sent
to the Give Back Box facility, where each brick will be
sorted, inspected, and cleaned.”
|Suffolk County Voter Information|
“Enter your address to find the name, location and hours of your
|Patchogue-Medford Library: November-December 2019 Newsletter|
Check out the happenings at the library!
“Halloween evolved from the ancient Celtic holiday of Samhain.
Over the centuries, Halloween transitioned from a pagan
ritual to a day of parties, costumes, jack-o-lanterns and
trick-or-treating for kids and adults.”
|PHOTOS: Why Lynsey Addario Has Spent 10 Years Covering |
“Every two minutes, a woman dies from childbirth or
pregnancy-related causes, and many of these deaths are
entirely preventable. While the global health community has
made great strides bringing down the rate of these maternal
mortalities since efforts intensified in the early 1990s, the
reality for many mothers is still harrowing.
|Kate McKinnon Answers Questions From Seth Meyers, Margot |
Robbie, Charlize Theron, and More
“Behind every funhouse-mirror weirdo she creates, there’s the girl
who grew up on Long Island, impersonating teachers to fit in
with her classmates.”