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09 March 2008 @ 12:52 pm
Hypatia's Day is tomorrow!  
My LJ History of Celebrating Hypatia's Day.


Tomorrow is Hypatia's Day.

It is a day to honor and celebrate teachers, librarians and libraries - the great protectors of knowledge.

In honor of Hypatia's Day, I will be donating a bunch of my books to Value Village this year and making a monetary donation to the Seattle Public Library.

Some great ways to honor Hypatia:
Become a tutor
Become a mentor
Donate money to your public library
Donate books to your public high school
Give books to friends
Hug a teacher
Hug a librarian
Thank the teachers that influenced you
Buy a teacher a nice gift
Buy a librarian a nice gift
Give a book that inspired you in your youth to a young friend or family member
autonomic_pilotautonomic_pilot on March 9th, 2008 11:50 pm (UTC)
"Hug a teacher"

Technically speaking, I am a teacher.

Just sayin. ;)
Kburgunder on March 11th, 2008 06:08 pm (UTC)
I've got a hug for you anytime, man! I can't remember if I mentioned this, but I have Wednesdays off of work and sometimes have availability. If you find yourself in town and free on a Wednesday, text me?
autonomic_pilotautonomic_pilot on March 12th, 2008 03:52 am (UTC)
Wilco! I'm in Canada right now and will be for the rest of the week... next week I'll be in St. Louis...

Jeez. When I put it in writing, it looks like I'm never around! I shouldn't be going anywhere for much of the rest of the month and April. I'll get with the texting when I'm in town on a Wednesday.
Kburgunder on March 12th, 2008 05:32 am (UTC)
sculptruth on March 10th, 2008 02:19 am (UTC)
Hug a teacher

Well I'm going to have to go around and collect!
Kburgunder on March 11th, 2008 06:08 pm (UTC)
Thank you for teaching, love :)