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  1. Roof concerns prompt library closureRead the original story

    19 min ago | Liberty Lake Splash

    Mogen, the longtime director of the Liberty Lake Municipal Library, was on hand at Tuesday night's City Council meeting to accept a proclamation observing the week, only a few hours after the local storehouse of books on Mission Avenue was closed due to concerns over a water-damaged roof.


  2. Weld judge rules High Plains Library District trustees can keep seats for nowRead the original story

    41 min ago | Greeley Tribune

    ... and with town mayors serving as the new trustees, he said the district could be left with few or no experts on libraries guiding High Plains operations. Hoskins agreed, saying the irreparable harm would come from changes in administration that ...


  3. Mechanicsburg's new seed library will lend herb, vegetable seeds: George WeigelRead the original story

    1 hr ago |

    ... services librarian and volunteer coordinator, says there's no checkout fee for people who live in areas served by libraries that are funded by a library tax (which is most of the Harrisburg area). Those who live in "unserved communities" (i.e. no ...


  4. 'Bless Me Ultima' makes 'Most Challenged' listRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | KOAT-TV



  5. Guest Column: City officials ignored input of park council in establishment of new downtown parkRead the original story

    2 hrs ago |

    Guest Column by: Ingrid Ault At the last three city council meetings there has been discussion regarding what will happen on top of the underground parking deck, commonly referred to as the library lot.


  6. Twenties theme jazzes up Books and Bytes benefitRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 16 | Westland Observer

    Library volunteer Emily Mullen of Redford, also known as the 'Cigarette Lady,' hands out candy cigarettes and chocolate cigars at the Redford Books & Bytes fundraiser Friday evening.


  7. Book Discussion GroupsRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 16 | The Moultrie News

    ... Discussion groups have become very popular all over the U.S. in the last 20 years or so. These groups meet in libraries, homes, churches, colleges, community centers, restaurants and book stores. There are even online book groups. Many groups choose ...


  8. Cupertino officials seek short-term solutions to parking overflow at civic centerRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 9 | Cupertino Courier

    The city of Cupertino is looking at some quick solutions to make parking more bearable for patrons visiting city hall and the city's wildly popular and busy library.


  9. Spring Valley area newsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 7 | Republican-Leader

    Spring Valley's Broadway Avenue has undergone revitalization in the past two to three years, thanks to assistance from the city, a federal program and the EDA.


  10. Harmony/Mabel/Canton area newsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 25 | Republican-Leader

    On Friday, April 11, the former Booman Chiropractic and Mabel Record building was demolished to make room for the future Mabel Community Market.


  11. To Do: The Valley's weekly events plannerRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2014 |

    ... or go to for more info. African-American Read-In: Columbus State University Libraries will host the read-in from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. in the Forum Area of the Simon Schwob Memorial Library on CSU’s main campus. ...


  12. What we did on your summer vacationRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2013 | Massachusetts Institute of Technology

    Welcome back! The MIT Libraries have been working hard during your summer vacation.


  13. Jacksonville Public Library expands e-classroom service [The Florida Times-Union, Jacksonville :: ]Read the original story

    3 hrs ago | Customer Interaction Solutions

    ... for instructional use. The project was funded by the Friends of the Jacksonville Public Library and a State Aid to Libraries grant, Lussier said. About 4,350 people last year attended one or more of the 934 computer classes offered at the libraries, ...


  14. Create personal libraries for the children in your lifeRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | The Daily Republic

    ... can bring families closer together. Make going to the library an enjoyable routine, create small personal libraries and be involved with your children's and teen's lives. There are opportunities here in Solano County to give children an opportunity ...


  15. Cookbooks, a popular mainstay at the libraryRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | The Daily Republic

    ... are borrowed more frequently. Cooking is about both tradition and experimentation - not unlike families and public libraries. During this season of holidays and winter weather, consider trying a family recipe, a new recipe from a cookbook, or ...


  16. Beachy Cove Elementary students B.U.R.P. to read moreRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | CBC News

    A program aimed at getting young boys into reading at Beachy Cove Elementary in Portugal Cove-St.


  17. Fascinating librariesRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | CNN

    In honor of National Library Week, CNN iReport asked photographers, architecture aficionados and book lovers to share photos of their most favorite libraries such as this photograph of the University Library at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign by Glenn Nagel .


  18. Book characters to come alive during breakfastRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Tribune/The Tribune Advertiser

    The Friends of Elkin Public Library are holding its second annual Storybook Character Breakfast on May 3 at 9 a.m. Here, participants and organizers o... The organization will host its second annual Storybook Character Breakfast on May 3 at 9 a.m. at the Elkin First United Methodist Church fellowship hall, 340 Hawthorne Road.


  19. Library ties DIY events to exhibit on Great Depression - Sat, 19 Apr 2014 PSTRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | The Spokesman-Review

    ... hard times," librarian Ellen Peters said. "What lessons can we take away that will help us in current times?" The libraries - already a resource for those seeking new jobs and new skills during hard economic times - have in recent years seen a surge ...


  20. The gift of readingRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Green Bay Press-Gazette

    ... casual readers and nonreaders alike. To kick off the excitement of the upcoming event, the Friends of Door County Libraries held a small reception at the Sturgeon Bay library on April 15 for WBN givers, who also picked up the boxes of books they ...