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Historical Society Focuses On Civil War, Cemetery Updates - The Daily Times

Historical Society Focuses On Civil War, Cemetery Updates - The Daily Times | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"History enthusiasts are invited to attend the next quarterly meeting of the Blount County Genealogical and Historical Society Thursday in the Sharon Lawson Room of the Blount County Public Library." March 15

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Libraries protest Random House price hike

"The American Library Association is urging Random House Inc. to reconsider its steep increases in the price of e-books for library wholesalers"

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Sunday Calendar - March 24, 6-9 p.m. Tickets for A Tisket, A Tasket, A Literary Basket event

Sunday Calendar - March 24, 6-9 p.m. Tickets for A Tisket, A Tasket, A Literary Basket event | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"The event is a fundraiser for the Washington County Public Library System in Abingdon, Va. Each basket contains a book and complementary materlals."

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New Job Numbers Look Promising For Tennessee - NewsChannel5.com | Nashville News, Weather & Sports

New Job Numbers Look Promising For Tennessee - NewsChannel5.com | Nashville News, Weather & Sports | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
Tennesseans say they are encouraged by the latest national job numbers released Friday. The report states 227,000 jobs were added nationwide in February.
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"Steampunk and Robots"- This Week In The Arts - 03/08/2012 - Chattanoogan.com

"In celebration of Teen Tech Week, the Chattanooga Public Library will host a "Steampunk and Robots" bash on Saturday, March 10 ..."

 

and other art events at local libraries.

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University Libraries News » Edward Francisco & Linda Parsons Marion at Writers in the Library

University Libraries News » Edward Francisco & Linda Parsons Marion at Writers in the Library | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"Authors Edward Francisco and Linda Parsons Marion will read at the March 12 Writers in the Library, 7 p.m. in UT’s Hodges Library auditorium."

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Library to host job fair on Wednesday

Library to host job fair on Wednesday | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
The Tennessee Career Center at Franklin is having a spring job fair for Williamson County job hunters. The event will be held on March 14, at 10 a.m. at the Williamson County Public Library, located at 1314 Columbia Avenue in Franklin.
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Tennessee digitizes wartime history « News by PTFS (Progressive Technology Federal Systems)

Local citizens have been encouraged to come forward with any photographs, documents and other military artifacts as Tennessee prepares to celebrate the 150th anniversary of its involvement in the Civil War.
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Public speaking winners visit Kiwanis Club - Thursday’s Cleveland Kiwanis Club luncheon featured appearances by the top five young winners of this year’s 4-H Club Public Speaking competition. The ...

Public speaking winners visit Kiwanis Club - Thursday’s Cleveland Kiwanis Club luncheon featured appearances by the top five young winners of this year’s 4-H Club Public Speaking competition.  The ... | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"Alan Winter gave a report on last Saturday’s Dr. Seuss Birthday Party, where Kiwanis Club members assisted. The club gave out more than 800 free Dr. Seuss books this year and the event at the Cleveland State Community College library was billed a success."

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Great Cake Bake | wbir.com

Great Cake Bake | wbir.com | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"Calling all sugar artists. East Tennessee's fanciest cake competition is just around the corner. Knox County Public Library is showcasing the imagination with the help of a little flour, butter, and sugar. The third annual Great Cake Bake to benefit Imagination Library is set for 12 - 5 p.m. on March 31..."

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Knoxnews Church events, March 10, 2012 - free tax help at library

Knoxnews Church events, March 10, 2012 - free tax help at library | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
Church events, March 10, 2012...

 

Rockwood Ministerial Association: Free tax help for local residents with low to moderate income, 1-4 p.m. Wednesdays, through April 11, Rockwood Public Library, 117 N. Front St., Rockwood.Info: 865-245-9090.

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The Nashville Ledger - Art: Up Close & Personal at WCPLtn

"Internationally exhibited Brentwood artist Paul Harmon will share his career journey in art at the free educational program of the Arts Council of Williamson County (ACWC)."  March 12

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Viewer Faults Columnist For New Habits

Viewer Faults Columnist For New Habits | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"I just finished ‘Open and Shut’ in one day, and I’m off to the library for several of the later books tomorrow."

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Let everyone know how you are participating at the annual TLA conference: Libraries Transform by using a badge on your website, blog or in your email signature.

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Dogs And Kids Unite At Local Libary To Learn To Read

Dogs And Kids Unite At Local Libary To Learn To Read | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"The ReadingPAWS Program Helps Kids Learn To Read, Groups Gathered Saturday At The Sullivan County Library In Blountville Saturday, March 10, 2012."

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COMMUNITY CALENDAR - meetings at Clarksville Montgomery County Library

COMMUNITY CALENDAR - meetings at Clarksville Montgomery County Library | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

March 6 - "6:30 p.m. – Society for Creative Anachronism Meeting at..."

 

March 7 - "10 a.m. – La Leche League of Clarksville/Ft. Campbell at..."

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3/14/12 – Murfreesboro, TN; MTSU Library Starbucks

3/14/12 – Murfreesboro, TN; MTSU Library Starbucks | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

Looks like there's gong to be live music at the MTSU Library Starbucks on March 14.

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Sequatchie County librarian celebrates 50 years of service

Sequatchie County librarian celebrates 50 years of service | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"DUNLAP, Tenn. -- Fifty years ago, downtown Dunlap was the place to be in Sequatchie County.

 

All of the bustling businesses radiated from the intersection of Rankin Avenue and Cherry Street. Librarian Betty Worley recalls a bank, several luncheonettes, stores, the post office and the library all in walking distance of each other."

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Hands on Clarksville to host Nonprofit Partnership Network Group Meeting March 14th » Clarksville, TN Online

Hands on Clarksville to host Nonprofit Partnership Network Group Meeting March 14th » Clarksville, TN Online | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"The Clarksville-Montgomery County Nonprofit Partnership Network group will meet on March 14th, 2012 from 10:00am-11:30am at the Clarksville Montgomery County Public Library in the large meeting room."

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The Posterity Project: War of 1812 and Civil War programming in March and April...

The Posterity Project: War of 1812 and Civil War programming in March and April... | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"The story of Tennessee and Tennesseans in the War of 1812 is the focus of “The War of 1812, the Atlantic World, and Tennessee,” on March 17, 2012, at the auditorium of the downtown Nashville Public Library."

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Altruism and the local library | Columbia Daily Herald

"The first public access computers became available to Maury Countians in 2000 when four computers were installed in the Maury County Library in Columbia and four in the Mt. Pleasant branch, all paid for by a Gates foundation grant. A laser printer for each location was also provided as was training for staff members; subsequent grants provided upgrades for those original computers."

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Nashville kindergartners register March 26-30

Nashville kindergartners register March 26-30 | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"Parents can receive hard copies of A Kindergarten Transition Guide at public libraries, community centers and Metro Health facilities or find it online at www.nashville.gov."

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Spring Hill Public Library Gets New Computers!! | Spring Hill Fresh-A Fresh, New Voice in Spring Hill, TN

Spring Hill Public Library Gets New Computers!! | Spring Hill Fresh-A Fresh, New Voice in Spring Hill, TN | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
The Spring Hill Library has new computers and the Library will be...
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Job fair to be held at Williamson County library

The job fair will be held at the Williamson County Public Library on March 14 beginning at 10 a.m.
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Art Circle Public Library VOLUNTEER of the Month

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