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Read 20 Book Club - December Book of the Month

Read 20 Book Club - December Book of the Month | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"The purpose of the First Lady’s READ20 Book Club is to give Tennessee families a fun goal of reading together with their children for 20 minutes every day..."

 

See the December book of the month the 4 family friendly activities that go along with the book.

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Workshop with tips on using State Library and Archives’ digital resources
- Macon County Times

Workshop with tips on using State Library and Archives’ digital resources<br/> - Macon County Times | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
The front door of the Tennessee State Library and Archives (TSLA) isn't located on its building in downtown Nashville - at least not for a...
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Meet Artist Rich Thompson

Meet Artist Rich Thompson | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"... his pieces are on display at Ford’s Theatre in Washington, DC, The Abraham Lincoln Library and Museum in Illinois and The Lincoln Library and Museum in Tennessee..."

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Choose Privacy Week | Williamson County Public Library

Choose Privacy Week | Williamson County Public Library | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"The beginning of May is set aside for observing Choose Privacy Week...."

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Oral history project created for Music Row

Oral history project created for Music Row | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
The National Trust for Historic Preservation and the Music Industry Coalition are partnering with the Nashville Public Library and other stakeholders for "Voices of Music Row."
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What's happening in Maryville

What's happening in Maryville | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"Bring your muse, your sense of adventure and your inner superstar to the Blount County Public Library... "

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Tullahoma News - Bonnaroo Works Fund helps local charities’ coffers

Tullahoma News - Bonnaroo Works Fund helps local charities’ coffers | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"... Local organizations that have benefitted from BWF grants include Coffee County Schools, Coffee County Manchester Public Library, Governor’s Books from Birth Foundation (distributed locally through Coffee County Imagination Library),..."

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Oral history project created for Nashville's Music Row

Oral history project created for Nashville's Music Row | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"Less than a year after a philanthropist staved off plans to demolish a historic Nashville music studio, anyone who has been a part of the city's famous Music Row has been invited to take part in an upcoming oral history project. The National Trust for Historic Preservation and the Music Industry Coalition are partnering with the Nashville Public Library and others for "Voices of Music Row," an oral history project for those who worked on the famous music business corridor..."

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Humane Society seeks city-county partnership

Humane Society seeks city-county partnership | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"... The city and county both signed and voted on a new joint funding agreement for the library this month, and Gist said the city could return to funding the EMA..."

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Weekend Reads: A student’s view of computerized test-taking

Weekend Reads: A student’s view of computerized test-taking | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
A University of Tennessee literacy professor argues that strategies to improve low-income students’ access to books during the summer is key to ending achievement gaps in reading. (Booksource Banter)
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Spring Hill library loses its director

Spring Hill library loses its director | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
SPRING HILL — For three years, Alan Couch has made enormous strides for the Spring Hill Public Library, and Friday he leaves behind a legacy that might take even bigger shoes to fill.
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Tullahoma News - MCamps help stop ‘summer slide

Tullahoma News - MCamps help stop ‘summer slide | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"...Local libraries, such as Lannom Memorial Library, offer summer reading programs with incentives and rewards for books read over the summer.."

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Conversation to action: Digitizing Chattanooga's historical newspapers

Conversation to action: Digitizing Chattanooga's historical newspapers | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
A conversation has been started about preserving Chattanooga’s historical papers online.
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'Where the Wild Things Are' exhibit visits downtown library

'Where the Wild Things Are' exhibit visits downtown library | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
Families can enjoy the vivid illustrations of the beloved children's book Where the Wild Things Are in a whole new way.
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THE WEST TENNESSEE HISTORICAL SOCIETY PAPERS donated to local groups

THE WEST TENNESSEE HISTORICAL SOCIETY PAPERS donated to local groups | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
The West Tennessee Historical Society has published the WTHS Papers since 1947. Each annual issue is a collection of formal papers that pertains to historical events in West Tennessee, Tennessee in...
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Oak Ridge Public Library main area reopens May 4

Oak Ridge Public Library main area reopens May 4 | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
The main area at the Oak Ridge Public Library will reopen Monday, May 4, with new lighting fixtures and will resume regular service hours. All services will be available at the main desk and reference desk, a press release said.
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Brentwood Library calls for used books

Brentwood Library calls for used books | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
Friends of the Brentwood Library are in need of used books and other items.
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Legal Aid to present free session at library

Legal Aid to present free session at library | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
Legal Aid of East Tennessee will present a free legal workshop at 7 p.m. Monday at the Blount County Public Library. Topics to be discussed include wage garnishments, avoiding bank account seizures, protecting your property, setting up a payment plan and more.
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Go Knoxville's fun things to do

Go Knoxville's fun things to do | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"... Friends of the Knox County Library host their 2015 Used Book Sale at a new location with plenty of parking and easy access, so don't miss out..."

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More Metro projects detailed in new budget document

More Metro projects detailed in new budget document | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"... The libraries of two middle schools would share $1 million for renovations as part of Limitless Libraries, which connects school holdings with the Nashville Public Library collection..."

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FREE Summer Reading Programs 2015 : Earn Great Rewards!

FREE Summer Reading Programs 2015 : Earn Great Rewards! | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
Here is the Free Summer Reading Program 2015 Round Up! These are some great rewards that should definitely encourage your kiddos to keep reading this summer! Tennessee Smokies Summer Reading Progra...
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Gallatin library to participate in Big Payback

Gallatin library to participate in Big Payback | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
The donations made during the event will go directly to help fund summer reading for the Gallatin community.
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Book notes: Local literary news

Book notes: Local literary news | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
The Friends of the Library's Used Book Sale moves to Bearden High School this year; Writers Hall of Fame nominations sought.
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Clarksville Montgomery County Public Library Food for Fines to Benefit Manna Café

Clarksville Montgomery County Public Library Food for Fines to Benefit Manna Café | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"Clarksville, TN - The Clarksville-Montgomery County Public Library is excited to announce its first Food for Fines food drive program that will allow library customers to exchange canned goods and ..."

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Catalog PIN & New Automation System - Kingsport Library

Catalog PIN & New Automation System - Kingsport Library | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"...  The library is changing to a new automation system. The library looks forward to providing you with new and improved services such as: paying fines and fees with credit/debit cards, receiving texts for holds and overdues, opt-in to keep your reading history, receive checkout receipts via email, and more user-friendly catalog experience..."

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