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100th death row exoneree speaks at UT Hodges Library

100th death row exoneree speaks at UT Hodges Library | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
Before he was ever deemed “the Snaggletooth Killer,” Ray Krone always assumed the death penalty was reserved only for those who deserved it.
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American Girl 2014 Doll of the Year winner

American Girl 2014 Doll of the Year winner | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

American Girl 2014 Doll of the Year Isabelle Palmer found a family just in time for Christmas this year, with a winner recently drawn for the American Girl Giveaway by Friends of McIver's Grant Organization. 

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Brown-Bag Book Group to Discuss 'Slaughterhouse Five'

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Brown-Bag Book Group to Discuss 'Slaughterhouse Five' Friends of the Library is inviting the public to attend a discussion of Kurt Vonnegut's sixth novel, "Slaughterhouse Five," in the Big Spring Room at the Greeneville-Greene County Public Library at no
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Happy Holidays from Pendergrass Library - News and Events - Libraries: The University of Tennessee, Knoxville

Happy Holidays from Pendergrass Library - News and Events - Libraries: The University of Tennessee, Knoxville | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
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Library to host computer classes

Library to host computer classes | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
The Maury County Public Library will be having a free computer instruction class on Jan. 8, 2015 from 9 a.m. to 10:30 a.m..
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Master Gardeners to host information session

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The Blount County Master Gardener Association and the UT Extension Office of Blount County will host an information session with details on the upcoming 2015 Master Gardener training course on Tuesday, Jan. 6.

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Nashboro shooting shows need to keep youth focused

Nashboro shooting shows need to keep youth focused | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"... One step my office took in 2010 was to create the Nashville After Zone Alliance, a system of free, high-quality after-school programs for Metro Schools’ middle school students. NAZA’s programs — a partnership between the school district, the Nashville Public Library and nonprofits that serve young people — provide academic support and creative outlets for these students, ensuring that they stay off the streets and out of trouble before they get home each afternoon.

It’s collaborative programs like this that will help us keep reaching our children and teenagers, one young person at a time..."

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Story Time | Millington Public Library

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"Read: Room for a Little One & Who Is Coming to Our House? Craft: make Christmas stars" 12/19

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Christmas at McIver's Grant Public Library features the magic of the season

Christmas at McIver's Grant Public Library features the magic of the season | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
McIver's Grant Public Library recently kicked off its Christmas season with an interactive program for children. Volunteers of all ages joined at the library from 5-6 p.m. on Monday, Dec. 8 to bring the magic of the season to life for the library's youngest patrons...
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ONE WEEK! Christmas activities wind down with the approach of Dec. 25

ONE WEEK! Christmas activities wind down with the approach of Dec. 25 | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"The Blount County Public Library, 508 N. Cusick St. in Maryville, will wrap up its December holiday concerts today (Dec. 18)..."

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Santa makes a special visit to Williamson County Public Library

Santa makes a special visit to Williamson County Public Library | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
Boys and girls recently had a great visit with Santa at the Williamson County public library. On Tuesday evening, Dec. 9, 325 boys, girls, moms, dads, grandmas and grandpas came to a free visit with Santa Claus at the library in Franklin.
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James Hackworth Sr. - obit

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The Briceville Public Library was very important to Marshall. He served as the founder and chairman of the Briceville Library Building Foundation. He also served as chairman of both the Anderson County and Regional Library Boards.
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Friends of the Tipton County Public Library Fundraiser

Friends of the Tipton County Public Library Fundraiser | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
Applebee's - Covington, TN, 1617 Highway 51 S # US, Covington, United States, Join us for our Ugly Sweater Party Applebee'sHourly Prizes... Grand Prize.....10% of all all tickets sales (with flyer) will benefit the Friends of the TIpton County Public Library
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Junior Achievement Plans After-School Program | Digest - Memphis Daily News

Junior Achievement Plans After-School Program | Digest - Memphis Daily News | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
Junior Achievement of Memphis and the Mid-South Inc. has partnered with Regions Bank and the Memphis Public Library & Information Center to offer ninth- through 12th-graders the JA Company Program in an after-school setting starting in January.
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CityCampCHA Is Coming In January - 12/19/2014 - Chattanoogan.com

CityCampCHA Is Coming In January - 12/19/2014 - Chattanoogan.com | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"Open Chattanooga and The 4th Floor are hosting a City Camp Unconference on Jan. 8 and 9, 2015 from 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m. at the downtown branch of the Chattanooga Public Library..."

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The Erwin Record - Library Happenings - New juvenile books arriving soon (Dec. 17, 2014 issue

The Erwin Record - Library Happenings - New juvenile books arriving soon (Dec. 17, 2014 issue | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

Library books, activities and holiday hours

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Club hears reading from ‘Why The Chimes Rang’

Club hears reading from ‘Why The Chimes Rang’ | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"... Club members enjoyed the story and examining this early edition that had been donated to the Book Mart located in Maury County Library..."

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Crossville’s Art Circle Public Library Hosts Gingerbread House Decorating

Crossville’s Art Circle Public Library Hosts Gingerbread House Decorating | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
Bring the kids to the Art Circle Public Library on Thursday, December 18 for Gingerbread House Decor...
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Nashville library’s ‘Power Card’ gives kids own accounts

Nashville library’s ‘Power Card’ gives kids own accounts | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"... The card will allow the child to check out up to three items from the juvenile and young adult collections, as well as up to 10 age-appropriate audiobooks and e-books from the digital collection called Overdrive.."

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PARIS TN: NEWS NUGGETS - Rhea Public Library activities

PARIS TN: NEWS NUGGETS - Rhea Public Library activities | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

2 programs this week, one on 12/16 and another on 12/18

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12 Free Ways to Enjoy the Holidays at the Williamson County Public Library

12 Free Ways to Enjoy the Holidays at the Williamson County Public Library | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

Lance Hickerson, Reference Library Assistant lists ways to enjoy free library services over the holidays.

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My Music City Mommy - Family Savings - Nashville Tennessee: Nashville Public Library Movie Events & More This Week

My Music City Mommy - Family Savings - Nashville Tennessee: Nashville Public Library Movie Events & More This Week | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"...list of happenings from the Nashville Public Library..."

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Library e-book program allows simultaneous checkouts

Library e-book program allows simultaneous checkouts | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"Students across the county can check out e-books at the same time for the first time via the Jackson-Madison County Library..."

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Events > A NIGHT AT THE LIBRARY > Jackson, TN > Jackson Sun

Events > A NIGHT AT THE LIBRARY > Jackson, TN > Jackson Sun | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"This event is an opportunity for the JMCSS students and parents to explore additional learning techniques..."

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Library offers free beverages for law enforcement

Library offers free beverages for law enforcement | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
McIver's Grant Public Library Board members and library personnel appreciate the professionals who put themselves in harm's way for the safety of the community. As a token of that appreciation, Library Director Regina Patterson and Library Board member Lee Weakley recently presented vouchers for free beverages from the library's coffee and hot chocolate bar to Dyer County Sheriff Jeff Box, above photo, and Dyersburg Police Chief Steve Isbell, bottom photo. Sheriff Box and Chief Isbell will pass
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Open House Being Held at Knoxville Public Library Tuesday | KNIA / KRLS | The One to Count on

Open House Being Held at Knoxville Public Library Tuesday | KNIA / KRLS | The One to Count on | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"The Knoxville Public Library will be holding an open house and musical event with band members from the Knoxville Middle School on Tuesday afternoon...." 12/16

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