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Starting this Friday afternoon, MTSU is sponsoring a series of workshops at the Smyrna Library from 1:30 to 4:00 o'clock every Friday through May 10th.
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Hodges Library Adds Extra Sunday Hours | One Stop

Hodges Library Adds Extra Sunday Hours | One Stop | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"Hodges Library will open its doors at 10:00 a.m. on Sundays beginning February 1 on a trial basis..."

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Despite city's boom, Nashville libraries remain closed Fridays

Despite city's boom, Nashville libraries remain closed Fridays | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
As Metro celebrates its brand new library, many residents say it's time for new hours.
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Wikipedia:Meetup/Nashville/Our Story Matters Editathon - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Wikipedia:Meetup/Nashville/Our Story Matters Editathon - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

The Nashville Public Library is hosting an "Our Story Matters Wikipedia Edit-a-thon" to contribute to articles on Wikipedia related to the Civil Rights Movement in Nashville and throughout the South. This program is presented simultaneously with the "Black Lives Matter Wikipedia Edit-a-thon," hosted by the Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture in New York City.

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CSCC, TWC sign agreement
creating new dual admission - The Cleveland Daily Banner

CSCC, TWC sign agreement<br/>creating new dual admission - The Cleveland Daily Banner | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"... While taking classes at Cleveland State for the first two years, the student has access to the Tennessee Wesleyan campus. Knowles said this means he or she can use the library, student center, career center and other such resources..."

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Brentwood Bunch Book Club - Nashville Parent Magazine

Brentwood Bunch Book Club - Nashville Parent Magazine | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
Read and discuss Hero’s Guide to Saving Your Kingdom. Grades 3 – 5.
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Created Equal: America's Civil Rights Struggle Film Series Begins at National Civil Rights Museum and Memphis Public Library

Created Equal: America's Civil Rights Struggle Film Series Begins at National Civil Rights Museum and Memphis Public Library | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
MEMPHIS, TN--(Marketwired - January 27, 2015) - Beginning Feb. 5, National Civil Rights Museum and Memphis Public Library will host Created Equal: America's Civil Rights Struggle, a scholar-led film viewing and panel discussion program. This program is organized as a four-part series of conversations that aim to encourage communities across...
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CAHA Presentation on Local Archaeology is February 9 - Chattanoogan.com

CAHA Presentation on Local Archaeology is February 9 - Chattanoogan.com | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"The Chattanooga Area Historical Association and the Local History Department of the Public Library invites the public to a talk by Lawrence Alexander.  The free event will be on Monday, February 9 at 6:00p..."

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Tennessee State Library and Archives adds 6 social studies teachers to educator working group

Tennessee State Library and Archives adds 6 social studies teachers to educator working group | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
NASHVILLE, Tennessee - The Tennessee State Library and Archives has named six social studies teachers to its educator working group.
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Battle of the Bulge Seminar Series to be held in Clarksville January - April 2015

Battle of the Bulge Seminar Series to be held in Clarksville January - April 2015 | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

Clarksville-Montgomery County Library on April 7

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Local job hunters get a helping hand

Local job hunters get a helping hand | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
Wilson County residents received information about career opportunities in the area Wednesday, and had a chance to ask questions with state career specialists at the Lebanon Public Library.
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Spring Hill Public Library January Book Sale - Williamson Source

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"Stock up on great books! Come to the Friends of the Spring Hill Public Library Book Sale on Saturday January 31, 2015 from 9:00 a.m to 3:00 p.m..."

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Book Group To Discuss 'Brideshead Revisited'

Book Group To Discuss 'Brideshead Revisited' | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"Book Group To Discuss 'Brideshead Revisited' The organization Friends of the Library invites the public to attend a discussion of Evelyn Waugh's seventh novel, Brideshead Revisited: the Sacred and Profane Memories of Captain Charles Ryder (1945)..."

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Juxtaposing two events in Nashville

"... Nashville Public Radio reported on January 21, “For the past 7 years Nashville’s Brooks Fund has collected the stories of what it was to be homosexual in Middle Tennessee before 1970.” Nina Cardona told a few of the tales that have been collected, noting that the Brooks Fund is continuing to collect such stories from Mid-TN’s LGBT community and that these are being archived in the Nashville Public Library..."

 

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Ms. Cheap's 101 free things to do: Music

Ms. Cheap's 101 free things to do: Music | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
Numbers 1-29 cover music events, concert series and festivals that won't cost a dime.
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"... 10. The Nashville Symphony Summer Community Concert series..."

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UT Alums Heather Dobbins and Christian Anton Gerard to Read Poetry | English Department

UT Alums Heather Dobbins and Christian Anton Gerard to Read Poetry | English Department | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"Heather Dobbins and Christian Anton Gerard will return to UT to read from their debut collections at the University of Tennessee’s Writers in the Library on Monday, February 2, at 7 p.m. in the Lindsay Young Auditorium of the John C. Hodges Library. The reading is free and open to the public..."

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UT alums to read their poetry at "Writers in the Library" February

Heather Dobbins and Christian Anton Gerard will return to UT to read from their debut collections at the University of Tennessee's Writers in the Library on Monday, February 2, at 7 p.m. in the Lindsay Young Auditorium of the John C. Hodges Library. The reading is free and open to the public.

 

Dobbins graduated from the UT College Scholars program. She has since earned graduate degrees in California and Vermont and has had her poems published in TriQuarterly Review, Raleigh Review, Beloit Poetry Journal, and The Rumpus, among others. Her debut collection of poems is In the Low Houses (Kelsay Press, 2014).

 

Christian Anton Gerard received his PhD in English from UT. He is now an assistant professor of English, Rhetoric and Writing at the University of Arkansas-Fort Smith. He has received scholarships from the Bread Loaf Writers’ Conference, an Academy of American Poets Prize, and the 2013 Iron Horse Literary Review’s Discovered Voices Award. His debut collection of poems is Wilmot Here, Collect for Stella (WordTech, CW Books, 2014).

 

Writers in the Library hosts readings by noted authors of fiction, poetry, and creative nonfiction. The series is sponsored by the UT Libraries and the UT Creative Writing Program in association with the John C. Hodges Better English Fund.

 

Christopher Hebert, the UT Libraries' Jack E. Reese Writer-in-Residence, emcees Writers in the Library events. Hebert and Marilyn Kallet, director of the UT Creative Writing Program, have lined up an exceptional group of authors to read in the 2014–2015 academic year. Visit lib.utk.edu/writers for a complete schedule.

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For further information contact Marilyn Kallet, Director, UT Creative Writing Program (mkallet@utk.edu), or Christopher Hebert, Writer-in-Residence, UT Libraries (chebert3@utk.edu).

Follow us at: www.facebook.com/Writers.in.the.Library

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Tentative Schedule of Events - Jonesborough Genealogical Society 2015 Programs

Tentative Schedule of Events - Jonesborough Genealogical Society 2015 Programs | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

Most programs are at the Washington County-Jonesborough Library .

 

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Mayor Karl Dean's top 5 free things to do

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Just like Ms. Cheap, Nasvhille Mayor Karl Dean has a list of free things to do.
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Freedom Rider Patton to share experience

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Freedom Rider Ernest “Rip” Patton Jr. will be sharing his experiences in a talk Wednesday.
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Sevierville: Sevier County READS "Long Man" by Amy Greene - Best Events

Sevierville: Sevier County READS "Long Man" by Amy Greene - Best Events | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"Amy Greene, author of “Long Man” will be the special guest for Sevier County READS, an initiative to get Sevier County residents involved in a community read. As an author …"

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January 2015 Library New Releases - First Baptist Church Athens TN

January 2015 Library New Releases - First Baptist Church Athens TN | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
Below is a listing of some new releases for our library! If you have never visited our library, or have not swung by in some time, it is in Building A on the main level where our church offices are located. It is open 6 days a week (Monday through Friday 9-4 and Sundays 9-Noon). Stop …
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Ms. Cheap's 101 free things to do: Movies

Ms. Cheap's 101 free things to do: Movies | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"Here's 42-48: Free movie events around the area for you and your family.."

 

#48 is the Brentwood and Nashville libraries.

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Ms. Cheap's 101 Free Things to Do: For kids

Ms. Cheap's 101 Free Things to Do: For kids | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

101 Free Things to Do: Numbers 64-70 round up fun things for the kids and family.... 

 

...65. The Nashville Public Library..."

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Grand opening held for new library branch in Bellevue

Grand opening held for new library branch in Bellevue | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
The new branch, located next to Bellevue Middle School on Baugh Road, is five times larger than the old space.
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