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APSU History Deparment Remembers War of 1812 at Conference

APSU History Deparment Remembers War of 1812 at Conference | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
"Last Saturday, a group of historians met at the Nashville Public Library for the “Tennessee, the Atlantic World and the War of 1812” symposium, to make sure the military conflict is properly remembered on its 200th anniversary. Among those in attendance was Dr. Kristofer Ray, Austin Peay State University assistant professor of history, who presented a paper, “Tennessee and Revolutionary Memory in the Era of the War of 1812.”"
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Civic Leaders Pay Tribute To Bradford - The Daily Times

Civic Leaders Pay Tribute To Bradford - The Daily Times | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
"“I asked him if he would co-chair the fundraising drive for the new library. He was more than willing to take that on. Tutt had been on the fundraising committee for the former library on McGhee Street. He had essentially helped build both libraries."
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SRMC partners with Junior Service League for 5K

SRMC partners with Junior Service League for 5K | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"The Junior Service League of Gallatin and Sumner Regional Medical Center will partner to hold the Junior Service League's second annual 5K Race and Family Fun Run...

 

The league has also provided monthly programs for children at the Gallatin Public Library."

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Easter fun starts early

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"Easter is April 8 this year, but activities for children start early.  

 

An Easter egg hunt will be 3:15 p.m. April 5 in the field beside Brentwood Library. The Easter Bunny arrives at 2:30 p.m. Participants are encouraged to bring a basket for their eggs."

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The Expositor - Sparta Tennessee-The White County Library is gearing up for their Spring Book Sale

The Expositor - Sparta Tennessee-The White County Library is gearing up for their Spring Book Sale | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"The White County Library is gearing up for their Spring Book Sale, to be held March 29 through 31 at the First United Methodist Church Fellowship Hall, located at 23 North Church Street."

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Police charge woman, child with theft of 59 library books - Elizabethton Star

"A woman and her juvenile son have been charged with stealing dozens of books over several months from the Elizabethton/Carter County Public Library."

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Athens public library seeks funds to continue providing service

Athens public library seeks funds to continue providing service | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
The library receives part of its funding from the city and part of it from the Fisher family trust, which is slowly running out.
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Life and Arts Announcements, March 25 - Blount Co Public Library, King Family Library

Life and Arts Announcements, March 25 - Blount Co Public Library, King Family Library | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"Gerald Augustus: Civil War historian/author will speak about "The Battle of Campbell's Station," 7 p.m. Monday, March 26, Blount County Public Library, 508 N. Cusick St., Maryville.

 

Make and Take Literacy Workshop: For people with disabilities as well as parents, educators, therapists. 4:30-6:30 p.m. Thursday, March 29, King Family Library...."

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Clarksville - The Leaf Chronicle - COMMUNITY CALENDAR

Clarksville - The Leaf Chronicle - COMMUNITY CALENDAR | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

1:30 p.m. – DAR Chapter meeting at Clarksville Montgomery County Public Library, 350 Pageant Lane, Suite 501.

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Farragut Press Planner - Knox County Public Library Great Cake Bake

Farragut Press Planner - Knox County Public Library Great Cake Bake | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
Saturday, March 31

Knox County Public Library is showcasing the imagination with the help of a little flour, butter and sugar. Third annual Great Cake Bake to benefit Imagination Library is set from noon to 5 p.m. in Tennessee Terrace at UT’s Neyland Stadium. All local bakers and cake makers are invited to participate. To enter online, www.knoxlib.org/cakebake. Each entry costs $12. For more information, call Molly Moore, 865-215-8784 or mmoore@knoxlib.org.

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Tri-Cities.com Calendars - multiple library events

Tri-Cities.com Calendars - multiple library events | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

Movies, art exhibits, art contest and more.

 

"2012 DISCOVERY SERIES: Bristol Public Library, J. Henry Kegley Meeting Room, March 22, 7 p.m. Beth Holloway, mother of Natalee Holloway will speak, answer questions and sign her book..."

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Family History Workshop | Spring Hill Fresh-A Fresh, New Voice in Spring Hill, TN

Family History Workshop | Spring Hill Fresh-A Fresh, New Voice in Spring Hill, TN | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

Get in touch with your family roots by attending a free workshop at the Spring Hill Public Library on Saturday March 24, from 10 a.m. to noon.

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Customs House Museum and Cultural Center remains open during Sidewalk Repairs » Clarksville, TN Online

Customs House Museum and Cultural Center remains open during Sidewalk Repairs » Clarksville, TN Online | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"The main entrance to the Museum is closed so that repairs to the sidewalk can be completed."

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Tutt Bradford, Newspaper Owner, Community Leader, Dies At 94 - The Daily Times

Tutt Bradford, Newspaper Owner, Community Leader, Dies At 94 - The Daily Times | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
"• Helped raise funds for the new Blount County Library."
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Beth Holloway full of courage, strength

Beth Holloway full of courage, strength | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
Courageous and charitable she is, yet such compliments pale against the pure emotional strength that must be necessary for Beth Holloway to share her most personal, yet public tragedy: The death of a daughter.
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Dateline: News of note for March 23, 2012 - Huge book sale starts Wednesday

Dateline: News of note for March 23, 2012 - Huge book sale starts Wednesday | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"The Friends of the Williamson County Public Library will be holding a huge used book sale Wednesday through March 31."

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ArtsMemphis to host free Pop-Up ArtsFest

ArtsMemphis to host free Pop-Up ArtsFest | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"Information provided by Arts Memphis
MEMPHIS, TN-(March 18, 2012) - Here comes another Pop-Up!
As part of its series to bring the arts to the inner city neighborhoods, ArtsMemphis will sponsor the second in a series of free Pop-Up ArtsFest, from ...

 

The festival also will include the dedication of artist Suzy Hendrix’s mosaic, sponsored by Urban Art Commission, at the Hollywood Branch Library."

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High School Students Participate In Poetry Out Loud State Competition - 03/22/2012 - Chattanoogan.com

"The first runner-up will receive $500, with $200 for his or her school library."

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This Week In The Arts - 03/22/2012 - Chattanoogan.com

"The Chattanooga Public Library, in partnership with Best Buy and Friends of the Library, will conduct an eReader workshop to teach patrons how to download library eBooks onto their devices on Saturday from 11 a.m.-12 p.m. at the Downtown Library. Reservations may be made in person at the library branch or by calling 757-5310. 

 

Michael P. White, an award-winning artist and illustrator, will present an interactive family program including hands-on drawing techniques and step-by-step lessons on how to start your own story or book on Saturday at 11 a.m. at the Downtown Library. For more information, please call 757-5314"  Mar 24

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Guest information for Friday's show | wbir.com - Great Cake Bake

Guest information for Friday's show  | wbir.com - Great Cake Bake | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"The third annual Great Cake Bake to benefit Imagination Library is set for 12 - 5 p.m. on March 31..."

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Williamson Herald :: WZTV’s Nick Paranjape to Host Sister Cities Passport to the World

Williamson Herald :: WZTV’s Nick Paranjape to Host Sister Cities Passport to the World | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"Free series to focus on India and feature discussion, food and dance

 

Sister Cities of Franklin and Williamson County continues its second year of the highly successful series Passport to the World by traveling to India in April, at the Williamson County Library."

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APSU History Department helps remember war of 1812 at conference

APSU History Department helps remember war of 1812 at conference | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"APSU History Department helps remember war of 1812 at conference...

 

Last Saturday, a group of historians met at the Nashville Public Library for the Tennessee, the Atlantic World and the War of 1812 symposium, to make sure the military conflict is properly remembered on its 200th anniversary."

 

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The Daily Post-Athenian | dailypostathenian.com

"Calhoun officials say McMinn County Library Board Chairman Charlie Senn is acting inappropriately in his attempt to increase county funding to the E.G. Fisher Public Library at the expense of the Calhoun Public Library."

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McIver's Grant Library begins transformation

McIver's Grant Library begins transformation | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"Progress on the transformation of the old Piggly Wiggly building in downtown Dyersburg to the new state-of-the art, ADA-compliant location for McIver's Grant Public Library is moving swiftly."

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April Computer Classes at the Collierville Library (Memphis, TN)

April Computer Classes at the Collierville Library (Memphis, TN) | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

Free basic computer classes are being offered at the Lucius E. & Elsie C. Burch, Jr., Library in Collierville. April classes...

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