ave you scheduled an meeting with your legislators? Tennessee Library Legislative Day is coming up soon! Plan now to schedule a meeting with your representatives on March 5, 2014 and advocate for your library . Registration is free: http://ow.ly/t5mef ;
The good thing about Smyrna is that you don't have to spend a lot of money to keep the kids or yourself busy on a lazy afternoon. Right near the center of Smyrna is the Smyrna Library, and it has something for everyone…for now that is.
"... Some of the City National literacy grants funded: 'Increasing Science Literacy and Relevancy' at a high school in California; 'Fluency Models for Struggling Reading' at an elementary school in Nevada; 'Science Literacy – Building a Classroom Library' at a middle school in a New York City; 'Literacy Through Native Language Materials' at a high school in Tennessee; and a 'Common Core e-Books' in an elementary school inGeorgia..."
"Stephanie Ham was first introduced to the groundbreaking Limitless Libraries—a partnership between the Nashville Public Library and local public schools—as a high school librarian in Whites Creek, TN..."
"A steady stream of history buffs turned out Tuesday for the first of a two-day visit to Cleveland by a team of Tennessee State Library Archives and Tennessee State Museum representatives. The Museum Center at..."
Rhonda Hicks Rucker practiced medicine before becoming a full-time author, musician and storyteller. Her new historical novel for young readers, “Swing Low, Sweet Harriet,” is based on Harriet Tubman’s work as a spy and scout during the Civil War when she helped lead African American soldiers on the Combahee River raid in South Carolina.
"... because March is Women's History Month, the Tennessee State Library and Archives will be highlighting the stories of women from our new digital collection, "Women in the Civil War," on our Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/TNStateLibraryArchives..." ;
State Library and Archives wants to see local Civil War memorabilia - Local and area residents are being encouraged to take part in submitting historical Civil War memorabilia for documentation by representatives of the Tennessee State Library and Archives...