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Director Martha Wilkinson on Street Theatre's Avenue Q

Director Martha Wilkinson on Street Theatre's Avenue Q | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

The company purchased them online and Brian Hull and Mary Tanner Bailey from the Children's Theatre Department at the Nashville Public Library helped us modify them, make them more expressive, cuter, and easier to handle in some cases."

 

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Support the TLA Scholarship Fund

Support the TLA Scholarship Fund | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

and get awesome blue ribbon conference bling.

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Life and Arts Announcements with past week & upcoming library events

Life and Arts Announcements with past week & upcoming library events | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

Book clubs, master gardeners and more at local libraries

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MTSU co-sponsors bicentennial symposium events

MTSU co-sponsors bicentennial symposium events | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"“Tennessee, the Atlantic World and the War of 1812,” a symposium to mark the bicentennial of the War of 1812, is scheduled to begin with registration at 9 a.m. Saturday, March 17, in the auditorium of the Nashville Public Library Auditorium at 615 Church St." March 17

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City of Germantown : Programs and Events : Growing Tomatoes

"Join Master Gardener Bill Colvard, a local expert who established the Memphis Botanic Garden educational orchard, for advice on growing tomatoes in our area. Pre-registration is required and begins March 8." March 29

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City of Germantown : Programs and Events : Baby and Me Stories

"Caregivers and babies ages 6 to 12 months are invited for stories, songs and fingerplay activities. Pre-registration is required and begins one week before each program date. Call 757-7323." March 30

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Spring Hill Library closed Friday (March 9) to install new computers | Columbia Daily Herald

Ready for use today!

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Tennessee Department of State Press Releases - TSLA to Host 1940 Census Seminar

"Did you know that over a third of the questions asked on the 1940 U.S. Census were new or modified from the previous census? On April 14, the Tennessee State Library and Archives (TSLA), along with Rick Koelz, will host a free seminar on the impact of the 1940 census information becoming available online and answer your questions."

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As luck would have it, Saturday is perfect day for Irish fest

As luck would have it, Saturday is perfect day for Irish fest | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"Dancers from Kristin Butke School of Irish Dance will perform at four locations throughout St. Patrick’s Day

At 10 a.m., they perform at the Spring Hill public library..."

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Tennessee Sesquicentennial Civil War event for teachers, educators announced

Tennessee Sesquicentennial Civil War event for teachers, educators announced | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"Civil War Sesquicentennial Exhibits: The Tennessee State Museum and Tennessee State Library and Archives will present artifacts related to Shiloh and give visitors the opportunity to hear little-known stories accompanying highlighted objects."

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Community calendar -meetings at the Clarksville-Montgomery County Public Library,

Community calendar -meetings at the Clarksville-Montgomery County Public Library, | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

includes local groups meetings at the library on page 2.

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What to do this week

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"Small business seminar: 10-11:30 a.m., Collierville Burch Branch Library, 501 Poplar View Pkwy., Collierville." March 17

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Spring Hill news in brief (March 14)

Spring Hill news in brief (March 14) | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"Woman's club plans year of events" includes activities for the Spring Hill Public Library book sales.

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Eight-year-old's presidential hobby lands him on the Tonight Show

Eight-year-old's presidential hobby lands him on the Tonight Show | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"The library was another favorite place to find presidential-themed books."

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Computer Workshop at Art Circle Public Library on March 19

http://www.artcirclelibrary.info/2012%2003%2019%20Computer.pdf

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This Week In The Arts - 03/15/2012 - Chattanoogan.com

Multiple library events included.

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Andrew Jackson surges to glory as the Tennessee State Museum surveys the War of 1812

Andrew Jackson surges to glory as the Tennessee State Museum surveys the War of 1812 | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"This Saturday, starting at 9:45 a.m. at the downtown public library, the conflict and its charismatic commander are the focus of an all-day symposium that explains how the war to create an American identity cemented the Volunteer State's place in the union. It's an occasion to reassess (again) Jackson's role in the destiny of not just Tennessee, but of America as a whole."  Nashville Public Library.  March 17

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City of Germantown : Programs and Events : LinkedIn for Beginners

"Expand your network via LinkedIn, the social networking site for professionals and job seekers. Learn how to build a professional profile and make connections to stay up-to-date in today's job market. Pre-registration is required and begins March 6. Call 757-7323." March 27

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WZTV FOX 17 :: Newsroom - Top Stories - Storm Hits Downtown Kingston Springs - Sky Arnold

WZTV FOX 17 :: Newsroom - Top Stories - Storm Hits Downtown Kingston Springs - Sky Arnold | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"Library Director Janet Walker says her facility lost 3 computers and may end up losing one of the more popular sections of books."

 

They are working on the recovery now.  Check their Facebook page if you'd like more news and to learn how to help.

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Hodges Turns 120, The University of Tennessee carries on the legacy of John C. Hodges, creator of the Harbrace Handbook

Hodges Turns 120, The University of Tennessee carries on the legacy of John C. Hodges, creator of the Harbrace Handbook | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"This Ides of March brings a special anniversary to the University of Tennessee: the 120th birthday of Dr. John C. Hodges, longtime head of the English department, who would be counted among the most influential scholars in UT’s history even if he hadn’t written the Harbrace Handbook of English back in 1941 and used the royalties to build the library and endow a fund for the English department."

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Blount Master Gardeners To Speak On What Thrives Here - The Daily Times

Blount Master Gardeners To Speak On What Thrives Here - The Daily Times | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"The Blount County Master Gardeners will present an informative program at 7 p.m. Monday at the Blount County Public Library."

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A Cycling for Libraries "unconference" in Tennessee March 21, 2012 in the Knoxville area before the Tennessee Library Association meeting.

A Cycling for Libraries "unconference" in Tennessee March 21, 2012 in the Knoxville area before the Tennessee Library Association meeting. | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
A bike ride of librarians and library lovers to help promote the Tennessee Electronic Library (TEL) and talk about library issues informally.
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Santorum carries Cheatham County

Santorum carries Cheatham County | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"Cherry said only two voters cast ballots without a photo ID – one during early voting and one on Election Day at the Cheatham County Public Library.

 

Cherry said the resident who voted during early voting had a photo ID, but left it at home, while the resident who voted on Election Day had to get a photo ID."

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Train Stop Storytelling & History Festival 2012

Train Stop Storytelling & History Festival 2012 Living History Educational Stations Presented by the Maury County Public Library, Maury County Parks & Recreation, and the Athenaeum

 

http://www.maurycountylibrary.org/planned%20educational%20stations%20for%20school%20groups.pdf

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A RESOLUTION to honor and recognize the Martha M. Brown and Lois H. Daniel Memorial Library upon the celebration of its 100th anniversary.

"BE IT RESOLVED BY THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES OF THE ONE HUNDRED SEVENTH GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF TENNESSEE, THE SENATE CONCURRING, that we join with the good people of Tennessee State University in celebrating the 100th anniversary of the Martha M. Brown and Lois H. Daniel Memorial Library, recognizing its indelible contributions to the lives of the faculty, staff, and students of TSU and expressing our deep appreciation to the past and current staff, aides, and volunteers of the library for their years of meritorious service."

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