Underwater Adventures performers from Mall of America presented “River to the Sea”, a program revealing the diversity of animals that live along the 2,000 mile Mississippi River from Minnesota to the Gulf of Mexico. The Morris Public Library audience also had a hands-on opportunity to see and touch the artifacts and marine life from the program.
Event Dates and Locations:
June 10, 2010 Morris Public Library
276 people attended; 198 children and 78 adults.
Measurable Outcomes may be collected by survey, anecdotal responses, post-test;End user change in Behavior, Attitude, Skills, Knowledge, Condition and/or Status
One of the predetermined outcomes was at least 25% of children participating to check out books, 70 children did, so that exceeded expectation. (behavior)Surveys were filled out by just under 50% of the audience. Most of those responding indicated that they learned at least one new piece of information and that they would return to the library for similar programs. (knowledge)