My Indispensable Library Card

I have had my Kenton County Public Library card for as long as I can remember.  I’d like to think that I got it as soon as I could write my name, which is when I encourage my kids to get their own cards.  My library card has probably been used more than any card in my wallet, and has most definitely saved our family more money than any card in my wallet.  It’s not just about taking books out from the library for myself either…my library card has done so much more for my whole family.  It’s a key to learning, entertainment, self-help, running my household and more.  I spend a lot of time at my local library, the Covington Branch of the Kenton County Public Library, and use my card frequently to help my family grow and learn and enjoy life. Here are just a few of the ways my library card has improved our lives or helped me save money: Education - Not only do we find all kinds of resources at the Library when my children have reports or projects for school, but the librarians have also steered me towards the perfect books for my children to read. This is especially helpful when you need to find a book for a child who is not interested in learning to read, or is struggling to read.  There have been many times where the fabulous Children’s librarians at the Covington branch have helped me to find that one book that would work as a hook get my kids excited about reading.  Or helped me to find a book that was simple to read for a beginner, but wasn’t dull like some  easy readers can be.      Cooking - I am a huge [...]