I needed everyone to match with each other – regardless of gender!
Such inaccurate stereotypes are likely to have a negative impact on the attractiveness of librarianship as a profession to young people.
He starts to open up a brand-new hardcover book much farther than it was made to open, ruining the spine, and then mistreats it some more.
Megan cannot take this anymore, and gives up on the family visit.
While many are finding each other on or other library programs, I thought it would be helpful to dedicate an entire program to intentionally getting to know new people. The idea of “speed dating” is a scary one to most people, and it can seem very out of place at a library. Most swapped numbers with their new friends and many were already discussing future hangouts. The program was supposed to run from 2-4pm, but so many people wanted to stay afterwards to hang out with each other that I extended the program an extra hour. How to Make Sure Everyone Matches with Everyone: In regular speed dating the men sit on one side of the table and never move, while the women shift over one seat each time.
But in that scenario, each person only matches with half of the attendees.