Newark Library Blog

“Tragedy Strikes Newark Library Aquarium” by maryjane16
Tuesday, September 11, 2007, 4:13 pm
Filed under: Newark


Dear Friends:

At approximately 7:00 PM on Thursday, September 6th, the smallest of our African Dwarf Frogs joined the choir angelic, or to quote Alex, “he croaked.” 

He (?) was a good frog, as frogs go.  His hobbies were swimming, eating, and floating about.  His companions seem to have recovered from the shock quickly and are cheerfully stepping over their fallen companion. 

The Library hopes to find a suitable replacement in the near future to fill the now vacant position of Library Frog I. 

With deepest sympathy,

Eugene Marangoni


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Is the position of Library Frog I funded at this time?

Comment by Celticangel

The fact is, this position was funded and has been emptied. We assume it will be difficult to find just the right frog who will be a good “fit” for the library pool, so to speak. So, it may take a while before we are able to fill this position. I hope this answers your question.

Comment by kblair

[…] bit of background information. Newark Public Library has a blog on which they recently posted a humorous epitaph for one of the frogs which had lived in their aquarium. In the course of the post, they mentioned […]

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