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FRIENDS GROUP TO HOST 1ST FRIDAY GET-TOGETHERS AT SEYMOUR BRANCH LIBRARY

FRIENDS GROUP TO HOST 1ST FRIDAY GET-TOGETHERS AT SEYMOUR BRANCH LIBRARY | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
Published in English and Spanish Este anuncio está publicado en Inglés y en Español SEYMOUR - Bienvenido a su biblioteca local! Ese es el mensaje que los Amigos de la Biblioteca Seymour le extender...
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"Welcome to your local library! That’s the message that Friends of the Seymour Library are spreading when Friends members serve as hosts on the first Friday of every month. The first get-together, complete with cups of tea or coffee, is planned for 4 to 6 p.m. on Friday, March 1."

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Finding Your Family on Census Records Through Ancestry.com

Finding Your Family on Census Records Through Ancestry.com | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
by Dorris Douglass, Special Collections Librarian Use of Ancestry.com is free In the Special Collections Department, open Tuesday-Saturday 9-5:30, and to help you use it, here are some very importa...
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Weekend Watch: Kids Jamboree, Robotics Revolution, Bugs-Travaganza

Weekend Watch: Kids Jamboree, Robotics Revolution, Bugs-Travaganza | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

Plan your weekend with this extensive list of family friendly things to do in East Tennessee...  Kids Jamboree "celebrates the Knox County Public Library’s summer reading program" and "Children are invited to read to Charley, a dog with Human-Animal Bond in Tennessee (HABIT), when he visits The Public Library at Tellico Village..."

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Unicoi Co. Budget Committee cuts funding to several nonprofit agencies

Unicoi Co. Budget Committee cuts funding to several nonprofit agencies | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

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While funding the Unicoi County Public Library itself will remain at its 2013-14 amount of $21,500, requested funding for its Imagination Library was cut to $1,200, a reduction from the $2,375 contributed in 2013-14..."

 



Read more: Unicoi Co. Budget Committee cuts funding to several nonprofit agencies | Johnson City Press http://www.johnsoncitypress.com/article/119225/unicoi-co-budget-committee-cuts-funding-to-several-nonprofit-agencies#ixzz390NYdfzk ;
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UT Libraries Receives NEH Funding to Preserve State History | Tennessee Today

UT Libraries Receives NEH Funding to Preserve State History | Tennessee Today | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"UT has received another boost to its efforts to preserve state history. The National Endowment for the Humanities has awarded $345,000 to the UT Libraries for phase three of the Tennessee Newspaper Digitization Project..."

 

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Chattanooga Joins Mozilla In Global ‘Maker Party’ Celebration To Spread Web Literacy - 07/28/2014 - Chattanoogan.com

Chattanooga Joins Mozilla In Global ‘Maker Party’ Celebration To Spread Web Literacy - 07/28/2014 - Chattanoogan.com | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"Mozilla and the Chattanooga Public Library are joining forces in a worldwide celebration of web literacy, bringing digital enthusiasts from Tennessee and around the world together for ‘Maker Parties’ that place internet learning and making at the center of 21st-century citizenship..."

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Daily Calendar for Monday, July 28: Much Ado About Nothing” At The Blount County Public Library

Daily Calendar for Monday, July 28: Much Ado About Nothing” At The Blount County Public Library | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"... hie on down to ye olde library for a bit of the Bard. “Much Ado About Nothing,” a comedy by William Shakespeare, will be performed by the Tennessee Stage Company..." TODAY

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Award-winning author to visit Maury County Library July 31

Award-winning author to visit Maury County Library July 31 | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"Joy Jordon-Lake, author of the award-winning book, “Blue Hole Back Home,” will be at the Maury County Public Library - See more at: http://columbiadailyherald.com/lifestyles/features/award-winning-author-visit-maury-county-library-july-31#sthash.NRY1rira.dpuf..."

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Julia Boyd - View Obituary & Service Information

Julia Boyd - View Obituary & Service Information | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"... Mrs. Boyd was a member of the American Library Association and a member and Past-President of the South Eastern Library Association; and a member of Tennessee Library Association. She was a member and past-president of Algood Home Demonstration Club; Cookeville Study Club and American Association of University Women..."

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Her funeral service was July 21.  There is a tribute wall on her obituary site.

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Video: Hippie Cabbage Concert at the Williamson County Public Library

Video: Hippie Cabbage Concert at the Williamson County Public Library | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
Hippie Cabbage Concert at the Williamson County Public Library Having Some trouble getting this video to play correctly on youtube. Try giving it...watch video.
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Free Computer Classes Announced

Free Computer Classes Announced | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

" The Washington County Library in Jonesborough is offering computer classes..."

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Brentwood leaders question early voting convenience

Brentwood leaders question early voting convenience | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
Brentwood Library, satellite polling places open Monday for early voting
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Library board selects officers - Cleveland Bradley Public Library

Library board selects officers - Cleveland Bradley Public Library | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"Library board selects officers - The Cleveland Bradley Public Library board elected this year’s officers during its meeting Tuesday..."

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WWI Experiences of Two Tennessee Brothers in New TSLA Collection - 07/23/2014 - Chattanoogan.com

WWI Experiences of Two Tennessee Brothers in New TSLA Collection - 07/23/2014 - Chattanoogan.com | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"As we approach the 100th anniversary of the United States' involvement in World War I, the Tennessee State Library and Archives' (TSLA) newest online collection, the Puryear Family Photograph Albums, tells the story of two brothers from Gallatin who served in the Army Air Service during and after World War I..."

 
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White House Inn Library & Museum: Library News- summer reading bubbles

White House Inn Library & Museum: Library News- summer reading bubbles | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
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Back-to-School tips for Tennessee Parents - Town of Collierville Library

Back-to-School tips for Tennessee Parents - Town of Collierville Library | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
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Marshall County Library / Don’t miss the Tennessee Ancestry Library Event!

Marshall County Library / Don’t miss the Tennessee Ancestry Library Event! | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"We hope to see you at Tennessee Ancestry Library Event (TALE), a day to discover and celebrate your family history! This full day of genealogy classes, sponsored by Ancestry.comand the Tennessee State Library & Archives, will be held at the Sheraton Nashville Downtown Hotel (623 Union Street, Nashville, TN 37219) on Saturday, September 20. Registration for the all-day event is only $30.00. Space is limited, register today!"

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The Loafer Online | August Computer Classes @ the Washington County Libraries

The Loafer Online | August Computer Classes @ the Washington County Libraries | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"Classes at the Jonesborough Library will be 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. on the following days..."

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Fun things to do: See ‘Love Languages' author, LEGO workshops and more

Fun things to do: See ‘Love Languages' author, LEGO workshops and more | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
See 'Love Languages' author, go to a LEGO workshop and more
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The Public Library in the Gigabit Community: Chattanooga, TN | Gigatown News

The Public Library in the Gigabit Community: Chattanooga, TN | Gigatown News | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"...This week on GigaNews we welcome Nate Hill, Deputy Director at Chattanooga’s Public Library and Gigatown guest blogger, to explain how libraries of the future are shaping up with the help of a fibre optic gigabit connection…"

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New chapter: Jean Closz closes the book on 39 years at library

New chapter: Jean Closz closes the book on 39 years at library | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
The public is invited to a retirement reception from 4 to 6 p.m. July 29 in honor of Jean Closz at the Blount County Public Library, in the children’s library. With 39 years of service, Closz has spent 29 as head of the Children’s Library.
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Tennessee offering family Bibles online

Tennessee offering family Bibles online | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
The Tennessee State Public Library has put a database of family Bibles online and available for searching by the public.
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Brown-Bag Book Group To Discuss Wharton's 'Age Of Innocence' Aug. 20

Brown-Bag Book Group To Discuss  Wharton's 'Age Of Innocence' Aug. 20 | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
Brown-Bag Book Group To Discuss Wharton's 'Age Of Innocence' Aug. 20 The Friends of the Library organization is inviting the public to another of its Brown-Bag Book Group discussions during the lunch hour. The group will explore Edith Wharton's 1920 nove
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Maury County, TN : Calendar of Events : Blue Hole Back Home

Maury County, TN : Calendar of Events : Blue Hole Back Home | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"Join us on July 31, 2014 at 6:00 p.m. as author Joy Jordan-Lake discusses her book..."

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Local briefs: Library Board selects new member, officers

Local briefs: Library Board selects new member, officers | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"The Jackson-Madison County Library Board met Wednesday and nominated its new board member,..."

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WWI Experiences of Two Tennessee Brothers in New TSLA Collection

WWI Experiences of Two Tennessee Brothers in New TSLA Collection | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
As we approach the 100th anniversary of the United States' involvement in World War I, the Tennessee State Library and Archives' newest online collection, the Puryear Family Photograph Albums, tells the story of two brothers from Gallatin who served in the Army Air Service during and after World War I. Comprised of three photograph albums and ... (more)
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