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Go See This Guy: John Jeremiah Sullivan at Nashville Public Library Saturday

Go See This Guy: John Jeremiah Sullivan at Nashville Public Library Saturday | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
Somebody sent me a link to a remembrance John Jeremiah Sullivan wrote of the late novelist and Fugitive Andrew Lytle, published last year in The Paris Review.
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Honors and Awards - Tennessee Library Association

Honors and Awards - Tennessee Library Association | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

We are starting to take nominations for awards. Check out the awards available. Nominate someone by filling out the form that appears when you click on "Submit a Nomination"

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Building blocks of fun at Minecraft workshop

Building blocks of fun at Minecraft workshop | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
Other new library offerings are a streaming video service, Wi-Fi printing and USB scanning
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Jonesborough Genealogical Society

Jonesborough Genealogical Society | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
On November 8, the Jonesborough Genealogical Society will meet at the Jonesborough Library at 10 am to ride together to the Farmers Daughter Restaurant,
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Events > USED BOOK SALE > Trenton, TN > Jackson Sun

Events > USED BOOK SALE > Trenton, TN > Jackson Sun | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"Used Book Sale at Gibson County Memorial Library, Emily B. Walker Archives Bldg., Easton & Church streets, Trenton. Now thru Oct. 24, 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m..."

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Former resident to share new children’s book Tuesday at Spring Hill Library

Former resident to share new children’s book Tuesday at Spring Hill Library | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
SPRING HILL — Aimee Perry, a former resident of Spring Hill, whose heart for children has led her to write a children’s story. She will be sharing her story at the Spring Hill Library at 10 a.m. Tuesday, Oct. 14.
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Tennessee State News - Memphis Public Library highlighted in Aspen Institute report

Tennessee State News - Memphis Public Library highlighted in Aspen Institute report | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"... The Memphis Public Library is spotlighted in the report for its JobLINC mobile career center..."  - See more at: http://www.tennessee.statenews.net/index.php/sid/226673703#sthash.KbfukXkp.dpuf

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Abolitionist John Brown is topic of Feb. 27 talk at Pellissippi State

Abolitionist John Brown is topic of Feb. 27 talk at Pellissippi State | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"A Brown Bag Lecture, From Rags to Pixels: East Tennessee’s Newspapers from the 19th Century to Digitization, presented by Louisa Trott will be held at noon on Wednesday, October 29, 2014 at the East Tennessee History Center. .."

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Pumpkin Decorating Contest @ Blount County Library - Oct 20, 2014 - Blount County Chamber

Pumpkin Decorating Contest @ Blount County Library - Oct 20, 2014 - Blount County Chamber | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
Win Cash Prizes in Pumpkin Decorating Contest at Blount County Library Engage your creative side to develop a unique, prize-winning pumpkin and win a cash
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Memphis Public Library highlighted in Aspen Institute report - Memphis Business Journal

Memphis Public Library highlighted in Aspen Institute report - Memphis Business Journal | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
In a report released Oct. 14, The Aspen Institute, an educational and policy studies organization, notes the Memphis Public Library for its community advancements.
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Head Start centers host annual Parent Fair

Head Start centers host annual Parent Fair | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

Dandridge Memorial Library had a presence at the Parent Fair.

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Foothills Elementary School in Maryville celebrates Blue Ribbon accomplishment

Foothills Elementary School in Maryville celebrates Blue Ribbon accomplishment | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"... To go along with the theme, staff members ordered a giant blue ribbon cookie, bought blue balloons and read a special book written by the school's librarian..."

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Governor Haslam Proclaims October 19-25 Friends of Libraries Week - Tennessee Library Association

Governor Haslam Proclaims October 19-25 Friends of Libraries Week - Tennessee Library Association | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
Tennessee Library Association's insight:

"To recognize the incredible amount of volunteer work and fundraising that citizens do to support their local public libraries, Governor Bill Haslam has proclaimed that week as Friends of Libraries Week in Tennessee and encourages all citizens to join in this worthy observance."

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Let's all celebrate the citizen volunteers who support their local libraries in so many ways.
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Hornbacher to speak at mental health program Wednesday

Hornbacher to speak at mental health program Wednesday | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
Award-winning journalist and bestselling author Marya Hornbacher will be the featured speaker Wednesday at the next in a series of mental health presentations sponsored by NAMI (National Alliance on Mental Illness) Maryville.
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Free Diabetes Management Classes at Williamson Co Library - Williamson Source

Free Diabetes Management Classes at Williamson Co Library - Williamson Source | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"On October 21, the Williamson County Health Department and University of Tennessee Extension will be offering a free Take Charge of Your Diabetes Program workshop..."

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West TN Storytellers rekindle the art of sharing tales - Cookeville.com

West TN Storytellers rekindle the art of sharing tales - Cookeville.com | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"Jim Dallas gives a presentation on Bemis and its history on Oct. 2, when the members of the West Tennessee Storytellers met at the Jackson-Madison County Library..."

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Elk Valley Times - State poet laureate to visit library her

Elk Valley Times - State poet laureate to visit library her | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"Tennessee State Poet Laureate Margaret Briton Vaughn will be at the Fayetteville-Lincoln County Public Library on Wednesday, Oct. 15, at 4 p.m...."

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▶ Credit Repair Seminar - Williamson County Library - YouTube

Credit Repair Seminar - Williamson County Library. Introduction by Katherine Johns. Hosted by Josh Rogers, Mngr at Castle and Cooke Mortgage LLC.
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Pumpkin contest Monday at library

Pumpkin contest Monday at library | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
Engage your creative side to make a unique, prize-winning pumpkin and win a cash prize.
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The Aspen Institute Releases “Rising to the Challenge” Report

The Aspen Institute Releases “Rising to the Challenge” Report | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"... Nashville, TN, mayor Karl Dean discussed the Limitless Libraries program, a partnership between the city’s schools and its public library system..."

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PARIS TN: Library cards issued for pilot program

PARIS TN: Library cards issued for pilot program | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
The first round of library cards needed for an after-school online tutoring program have reached local schools.
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County commission OKs funds for DOT Foods, reduced distance for beer sales

Carol Harris, library board member for the region and McIver's Grant was also recognized during the meeting.
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Memphis Public Library highlighted in Aspen Institute report | Tennessee Chamber of Commerce

"In a report released Oct. 14, The Aspen Institute notes the Memphis Public Library for its community advancements. The "Rising to the Challenge: Re-Envisioning Public Libraries" report looks at how public libraries are stepping up to meet the needs of the community. The Memphis Public Library is spotlighted in the report for its JobLINC mobile career center..."

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Reception Friday for Retiring Law Librarian | Tennessee Bar Association

Reception Friday for Retiring Law Librarian | Tennessee Bar Association | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"A reception honoring Law Librarian Meredith Douglas is scheduled for Friday in Knoxville. Douglas, who has served the Honorable Sharon J. Bell Knox County Governmental Library for 30 years, is retiring..."

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My Music City Mommy - Family Savings - Nashville Tennessee: Nashville Library Events October 13th - 18th

My Music City Mommy - Family Savings - Nashville Tennessee: Nashville Library Events October 13th - 18th | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

Free events at NPL

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Library Technologies Roundtable Paper Competition - Tennessee Library Association

Library Technologies Roundtable Paper Competition - Tennessee Library Association | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"he TLA Library Technologies Roundtable (formerly ERM Roundtable) is hosting a paper competition for the Spring TLA Conference in Memphis. The topic for the competition is: “What Did You Learn? Failed Technology Experiments in Library User Experience.”.."

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