Connecticut: Group of Russian Librarians Visit Westport Library’s MakerSpace
From Westport News:
The group [nearly 20 librarians] is on a tour of American libraries to learn about those implementing new and non-traditional programs, the Westport Library said.
At the Westport Library, assistant director Bill Derry explained to the Russians some of the MakerSpace innovations and showed them how to play a song using fruits and vegetables hooked up to a computer.
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