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The Paris Post-Intelligencer >Henry County High School graduates amass $2.1 million in scholarships

The Paris Post-Intelligencer >Henry County High School graduates amass $2.1 million in scholarships | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"Stearnes, Autumn Lyn — UTM. Cancer Care Center scholarship, $500; Friends of W.G. Rhea Library, $1,000; Athena Delphian scholarship, $1,000; Paris-Henry County Retired Teachers scholarship, $1,000; total $3,500."

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New Exhibit To Highlight Tennessee's Natural Beauty - 05/23/2012 - Chattanoogan.com

New Exhibit To Highlight Tennessee's Natural Beauty - 05/23/2012 - Chattanoogan.com | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"After he began work at the Tennessee Department of Conservation in 1937, James L. Bailey crisscrossed the state, preaching the benefits of protecting natural resources. Throughout his long career, he became such a widely-known advocate for proper use of land, development of parks and recreational areas, restoration of wildlife and protection of water sources that he was nicknamed “Mr. Conservation.” Also a photographer, he compiled an extensive collection of photographs."

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The Story Room at Brentwood Library, Tennessee.

The Story Room at Brentwood Library, Tennessee. | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
The Story Room at Brentwood Library, Tennessee.
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Mayor encourages reading with 'Share a Book' campaign

Mayor encourages reading with 'Share a Book' campaign | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
The Share a Book campaign is a citywide initiative designed to inspire families to read to their children.
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Library summer program begins

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Summer reading programs at the Chattanooga Public Library will encourage children to "Dream Big," teens to "Own the Night" and adults to see what's "Between the Covers."...

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WCPLtn Summer Reading for Grown-ups- Williamson County Public Library

WCPLtn Summer Reading for Grown-ups- Williamson County Public Library | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"Join us for book discussions, special programs, prizes, events, and more. No minimum reading requirements! No registration required! Just fill out a short book review form for each book you read, and enter to win a prize."

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A Meet-the-Author program with Susan Haltom (Memphis, TN)

A Meet-the-Author program with Susan Haltom (Memphis, TN) | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"The Collierville Burch Library is hosting a Meet the Author program with Susan Haltom. Susan will discuss her book “One Writer’s Garden: Eudora Welty’s Home Place on Thursday, May 24, 11:00 a.m. in the Halle Room of the Burch Library."

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Fire coverage, school funding take center stage on NWTNTODAY.COM

Fire coverage, school funding take center stage on NWTNTODAY.COM | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"Approved several reappointments to boards...Wayne Bailey to the Obion County Public Library board..."

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Seminars@Hadley - The Hadley School for the Blind

Seminars@Hadley - The Hadley School for the Blind | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"Join Seminars@Hadley as Ruth Hemphill, director of the Tennessee Library for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, presents on the wonderful services NLS/BARD has to offer."

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Briefly: United Way to prep students for school

Briefly: United Way to prep students for school | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"The United Way of Rutherford and Cannon Counties is collecting items for literacy kits for needy students in grades Pre-K-3 through its Stuff the Bus effort....

 

Individual items may be dropped off at La Vergne Public Library, Wilson Bank & Trust offices, Ford of Murfreesboro..."

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Friends of Leiper’s Fork Public Library thanks supporters

Friends of Leiper’s Fork Public Library thanks supporters | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"Friends of Leiper’s Fork Public Library sent out a very big thank you to bakers and buyers at the fourth annual Muffins and More for Mom Bake Sale. We are always very proud of the high quality of baked goods we are able to offer the public through the efforts of the fantastic cooks in our area. A big thank you also to the folks at the Natchez House who let the Friends set up on their front lawn. All proceeds benefit our local library."

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RELAX AND READ Johnson City Public Library Adult Summer Reading 2012

RELAX AND READ Adult Summer Reading 2012

 

June 1—July 21
Come join the fun at the Johnson City Public Library! 

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YourNews: Blount Library will kick off teen summer reading program June 1

YourNews: Blount Library will kick off teen summer reading program June 1 | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
The 2012 “Own the Night” Teens Summer Reading Program at The Blount County Public Library will kick off with registration 9 a.m.-5:30 p.m. June 1.
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Share Your Stuff | Tenn-Share - statewide library courier service

Share Your Stuff | Tenn-Share - statewide library courier service | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"By the end of the summer, Tennessee will have a statewide library courier service."

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Area braces for near-record heat over holiday weekend. 1 tip visit your local library.

Area braces for near-record heat over holiday weekend. 1 tip visit your local library. | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"Air-conditioning is the number one protective factor against heat-related illness and death. During conditions of extreme heat, spend time in locations with air-conditioning such as shopping malls, public libraries, or public health-sponsored heat-relief shelters in your area."

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Teen summer reading program kicks off June 4 » School News » Crossville Chronicle, Crossville, TN

Teen summer reading program kicks off June 4 » School News » Crossville Chronicle, Crossville, TN | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"The Art Circle Public Library will kick off its Teen Summer Reading Program June 4 with "Own the Night."

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The Chattanooga Public Library Summer Reading Program Starts May 19 - 05/11/2012 - Chattanoogan.com

The Chattanooga Public Library Summer Reading Program Starts May 19 - 05/11/2012 - Chattanoogan.com | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

Youth summer reading programs information

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Life in Hendersonville, Tennessee: Hendersonville Public Library's Summer Reading 2012 Program

Life in Hendersonville, Tennessee: Hendersonville Public Library's Summer Reading 2012 Program | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"Readers of all ages (from toddlers to adults) can register to read books to earn prizes and participate in special events. Registration begins on May 29th and ends on July 12th."

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2012 "Dream Big...Read!" Summer Reading Program @ Gibson County Memorial Library | WBBJTV West Tennessee's News Channel | Community Events

2012 "Dream Big...Read!" Summer Reading Program @ Gibson County Memorial Library | WBBJTV West Tennessee's News Channel | Community Events | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"Children preschool through 5th grade will explore the night this summer as Gibson County Memorial Library presents “Dream Big—READ!” during their summer reading program June 1st – June 30th."

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Stratford High renovations are priority for Metro budget

Stratford High renovations are priority for Metro budget | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"Sarah Lynch, a first-year teacher at Stratford High, teaches Spanish in the school library. / Shelley Mays / The Tennessean"

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Original William Stafford “The Land Between the Rivers” Poem discovered in APSU Woodward Library » Clarksville, TN Online

Original William Stafford “The Land Between the Rivers” Poem discovered in APSU Woodward Library » Clarksville, TN Online | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"On a Wednesday morning in April, Kentucky journalist and author Carol Niswonger was busy combing through the archives at Austin Peay State University’s Woodward Library, conducting research for her new book on Land Between The Lakes, when she discovered something a bit unusual."

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At the Library - News and Events - Johnson City Public Library

At the Library - News and Events - Johnson City Public Library | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

Summer reading and other events

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Five Points tenant sought for former Williamson County Public Library’s genealogy department location

Five Points tenant sought for former Williamson County Public Library’s genealogy department location | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"The building was once also home to the Williamson County Arts Council, the Williamson County Archives and the Williamson County Public Library’s genealogy department."

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