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Clarksville-Montgomery County Public Library Genealogy Room » Clarksville, TN Online

Clarksville-Montgomery County Public Library Genealogy Room » Clarksville, TN Online | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to follow your family paths back to the American Revolution? By starting with your own immediate family and tracing your history back in time through historical documents, you can accomplish this goal.

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Tennessee Library Legislative Day - 07/03/2017

Tennessee Library Legislative Day - 07/03/2017 | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
7 March, 9:00 AM - Tennessee Library Association - Memphis - United States - Visit tnla.org for a full agenda and more! $30 registration fee includin
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Papers to Pixels: The 1920s brought park dreams, court drama and a new theater to Knoxville

Papers to Pixels: The 1920s brought park dreams, court drama and a new theater to Knoxville | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
Learn area history through newspapers. The News Sentinel looks at history using the Knox County Public Library digital archives of its past editions.
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Mobile Maker Spaces

Mobile Maker Spaces | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
Librarians in a Knoxville, TN school district got a grant to build four maker space carts that rotate among schools. Find out what they bought and why.
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Tennessee Sec of State present grants to Blount County

Tennessee Sec of State present grants to Blount County | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
Tennessee Secretary of State Tre Hargett distributed more than $18,000 in technology and archive grants to Blount County on Friday.
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Kiwanis sale benefits young readers

Kiwanis sale benefits young readers | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"The Kiwanis of Columbia hosted its 13th annual yard sale on Saturday selling donated belongings to help put books into the hands of Maury County’s children..".

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Papers to Pixels: The 1920s brought park dreams, court drama and a new theater to Knoxville

Papers to Pixels: The 1920s brought park dreams, court drama and a new theater to Knoxville | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
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Nashville Seeks To Fill Its Library ‘Deserts’

Nashville Seeks To Fill Its Library ‘Deserts’ | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
Nashville opened two sparkling new libraries in recent years — in Bellevue and Southeast — and now officials have approved a timeline for more construction
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Nashville Public Library plans ahead for city’s expected growth

Nashville Public Library plans ahead for city’s expected growth | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
There are currently 21 library branches throughout Davidson County.
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Sohn: Town halls set with or without leaders

Sohn: Town halls set with or without leaders | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
Look at the brave and strong Chattanoogans and Tennesseans (Georgians and Alabamians, too) who are getting involved in issues and politics to ask our state and national leaders to hear us and represent us!
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Citizens hold town halls -- minus their congressmen [photos]

Citizens hold town halls -- minus their congressmen [photos] | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
Tennessee's congressional representatives decided against holding town hall meetings during their first recess of Congress this week, but that didn't deter a group of citizens who hosted their own event at Chattanooga's Public Library Friday afternoon.
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Workforce Essentials to offer library cards for Dr. Seuss's birthday

Workforce Essentials to offer library cards for Dr. Seuss's birthday | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
Students in Workforce Essentials’ Adult Education classes will join thousands of their peers across the country to celebrate the sixteenth annual National Education Association's (NEA) Read Across America Day on Thursday, March 2, 2017.
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Library Board taps Jennings for annual roast

Library Board taps Jennings for annual roast | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

The Wilson County Library System has chosen Watertown Mayor Mike Jennings as the honoree for its annual roast fundraiser to be held Tuesday, March 28.


The roast will be

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High school students participate in black read-in

High school students participate in black read-in | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
Hello! As you know, Black History month begins Wed. Feb.
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Writers in the Library presents Maggie Shipstead March 6

Writers in the Library presents Maggie Shipstead March 6 | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
KNOXVILLE — Novelist Maggie Shipstead will read at 7 p.m. Monday, March 6, in the Lindsay Young Auditorium of the John C. Hodges Library on the University of Tennessee, Knoxville,
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Dr. Seuss birthday party.

Dr. Seuss birthday party. | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
Dr. Seuss birthday party., Newbern City Library, 220 E Main St, Newbern, United States. Sat Mar 04 2017 at 01:00 pm, Help us celebrate Dr. Seusss birthday with food, stories and crafts!
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Local History Column: Zion College, Chattanooga's only African American College

Local History Column: Zion College, Chattanooga's only African American College | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
Before 1947, African-Americans in Chattanooga seeking education after high school had to leave the city. The closest black colleges were in Rogersville, Knoxville and Morristown, Tenn. But in 1947, Dr. Lee Roberson of Highland Park Baptist Church, with other ministers, opened the Zion Institute.
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Public Library To Host Knoxville Symphony Orchestra For Storytime Performances

Public Library To Host Knoxville Symphony Orchestra For Storytime Performances | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
Preschool aged children and their families are invited to the Greeneville-Greene County Library March 7 for Storytime Performances by the Knoxville Symphony Orchestra.
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African American Read-In highlights literary contributions of black authors

African American Read-In highlights literary contributions of black authors | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
The Center for Children's and Young Adult Literature celebrated Black History Month in the Hodges Library Commons on Friday, Feb. 24.
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Corey Halaychik receives ProQuest Coutts Award for Innovation

Corey Halaychik receives ProQuest Coutts Award for Innovation | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
CHICAGO—The Association of Library Collections & Technical Services (ALCTS) Collection Management Section (CMS) is pleased to announce the recipient of the 2017 ProQuest Coutts Award for Innovation.
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Local Author Visits Linebaugh March 11th

Local Author Visits Linebaugh March 11th | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
Linebaugh Library at 105 W. Vine Street will be hosting local author Jacquelyn Swift on Saturday (3/11/2017), from 10:00 that morning until 1:00 in the afternoon. Swift will be selling and signing copies of her book, Monsters: Poetry on How to Bite Back.
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Portland Chamber celebrates successful 2016

Portland Chamber celebrates successful 2016 | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

Congratulations to the Tennessean's Non-Profit of the Year - Portland Public Library of Sumner County

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Mic/Nite: Spend a Few Minutes Learning about Faculty Research

Mic/Nite: Spend a Few Minutes Learning about Faculty Research | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
Seven minutes is all it takes to learn about the diverse research happening on campus.
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Novelist Amy Greene, Author of Bloodroot and Long Man, to Speak March 23

Novelist Amy Greene, Author of Bloodroot and Long Man, to Speak March 23 | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
The Friends of the Knox County Public Library and UT's Library Society will host novelist Amy Greene at 7 p.m. Thursday, March 23, at the East Tennessee History Center.
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Books Sandwiched In: Life of Robert Peace opens dialogue on struggles of African Americans

Books Sandwiched In: Life of Robert Peace opens dialogue on struggles of African Americans | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
In honor of Black History Month, the Knox County Public Library book club hosted a book discussion on Jeff Hobbs' book,"The Short and Tragic Life of Robert Peace: A Brilliant Young Man Who Left Newark for the Ivy League," at the East Tennessee History Center auditorium on Feb. 22. 
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Tennessee Sec of State present grants to Blount County

Tennessee Sec of State present grants to Blount County | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
Tennessee Secretary of State Tre Hargett distributed more than $18,000 in technology and archive grants to Blount County on Friday.
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