Lydia Loves Lewisboro Library

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We just ran our very first sweepstakes, the I Love My Library Sweepstakes. We offered entrants the chance to win a $100 Field Goods gift certificate, and we’d donate $500 to a library of the winner’s choice! It was heartwarming to see so much enthusiasm and love for libraries from our community and beyond. AND THE WINNER IS…….. Lydia Romero, who … Read More

Portabella Mushroom Sex and the Future of Libraries

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Are they portobellos or portabellas… and that is the question of the week. The names were invented in the 1980s to make this rather ungainly mushroom seem glamorous. Which is correct? Are mushrooms male or female? And therein lies the problem. Mushrooms can have as many as 36,000 sexes. The Supreme Court of Mushroomland, The Mushroom Council, has ruled that the … Read More

Getting your beets and books at the library

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Donna Williams, founder of Field Goods Getting your beets and books at the library. Who would have predicted that up and down the Hudson Valley, hundreds of people would be picking up local produce every week all year-round at their local library? I didn’t. But sure enough, over the past few years Field Goods has delivered about 10,000 bags of … Read More