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Book-It 5k & 1 Mile FunRun Benefit Set For Friends Of Maury County Library | Spring Hill Fresh-A Fresh, New Voice in Spring Hill, TN

Book-It 5k & 1 Mile FunRun Benefit Set For Friends Of Maury County Library | Spring Hill Fresh-A Fresh, New Voice in Spring Hill, TN | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"Get ready to run for literacy on October 13th for the Friends of Maury County Library has its first ever Book It 5k and 1 mile FunRun, combining exercise and healthy habits with literacy! ..."

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Involvement, skill-building at volunteer fair

Involvement, skill-building at volunteer fair | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"... From 10 a.m. until 1 p.m., civilians, spouses and Family members explored volunteer opportunities presented by organizations such as the Enlisted Spouses Club, Operation Homefront, Make-A-Wish Middle Tennessee, Family Morale, Welfare and Recreation Marketing and the R.F. Sink Library. ...."

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Kingsport Library adopts new mascot | City of Kingsport Tennessee

Kingsport Library adopts new mascot | City of Kingsport Tennessee | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"The Kingsport Public Library has a new mascot – King Sport. The plush stuffed puppy sports an orange sweater with the Library’s logo and is for sale for only $12. Pick up one today at the library’s circulation desk –proceeds go to the Friends of the Kingsport Public Library. Supplies are limited."

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Cheatham County Beekeepers: Beekeeping Magazines and Cheatham Co Public Library

Cheatham County Beekeepers: Beekeeping Magazines and Cheatham Co Public Library | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"I recently discussed the possibility of the Cheatham County Public Library located in Ashland City, TN subscribing to the two main beekeeping magazines [BeeCulture and American Bee Journal], that appeal to the hobby/professional beekeeper, with Ms. May Lingner, Librarian/Director...."

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ORAU awards more than $36,000 in grants to East Tennessee teachers

ORAU awards more than $36,000 in grants to East Tennessee teachers | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"Oak Ridge Associated Universities awarded more than $36,000 to about two dozen East Tennessee teachers during a grants ceremony last week.

 

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Briceville Elementary School was also granted its request for a library Technology Station, and Dutch Valley Elementary School received two N-Computing Desktop Stations. Both systems help update and extend the schools’ computer labs. Each grant is valued at $3,60.

 

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Fairview Elementary School—a $1,310 grant for the purchase of a classroom projector for the school’s K-5 library."

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Junior Ranger program at the Stewart County Library

Junior Ranger program at the Stewart County Library | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"Join Rangers at 10:00 am for a special Junior Ranger program at the Stewart County Library. Ages 6 and up, program is free and open to the public."

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$100 000 grant check presented to Macon library by Tennessee Secretary of State Tre Hargett #tsla

$100 000 grant check presented to Macon library by Tennessee Secretary of State Tre Hargett #tsla | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"$100 000 check presented to Macon library - The Macon County Public Library recently received a $100 000 grant from the state to help fund a building expansion and other improvements. The grant funds are administered by the Tennessee State Librar..."

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Lebanon Democrat | Wilson County celebrating Imagination Library Week | TLD_News

Lebanon Democrat | Wilson County celebrating Imagination Library Week | TLD_News | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"... Mt. Juliet Library is having a program for Wilson Books from Birth on Thursday at 9 a.m. ..."

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WTVC NewsChannel 9 :: Home Page | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"... University President Shirley Raines recalled initial minority students could use only the classrooms, the library and two lounges. They had to be off campus by noon. The rules were waived as more black students enrolled."

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State library looking for Civil War-era artifacts l dyersburgfyi.com

State library looking for Civil War-era artifacts l dyersburgfyi.com | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"Do you have Civil War items that you would like to share or know more about without the items ever leaving your possession?

 

The perfect opportunity will be available for West Tennessee residents when the Tennessee State Library and Archives visits Dyer County on Monday, Sept. 24. The event will take place from noon to 4 p.m., at the Professional Development Center, located at 305 College St., in Dyersburg. ..."

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Civil War discussion series begins tonight | Nooga.com

Civil War discussion series begins tonight | Nooga.com | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"... However, according to Jennifer Rydell, librarian and program coordinator at Chattanooga's Public Library, the commemoration of a period in American history that has forever lingered in the country’s consciousness is far more personal for each battleground. ..."

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Home - Teen Read Week 2012 - Reading Is So Delicious! - LibGuides at Tennessee State Library and Archives

Home - Teen Read Week 2012 - Reading Is So Delicious! - LibGuides at Tennessee State Library and Archives | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

Teen Read Week's Reading is Sooo Delicious program ideas, marketing, artwork, book lists, and more!

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Job Fair - Franklin, Tn

Job Fair - Franklin, Tn | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
Tennessee Career Center at Franklin is having a job fair. The event will be held on Tuesday, September 25th from 9-1 in the Williamson County...
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JMC Library Unveils Vision Plan

JMC Library Unveils Vision Plan | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"Workers with the Jackson-Madison County Library have set big sights for their library, and Thursday night they unveiled their new "Vision Plan" on what they are.Workers said they have been working on this plan since over the summer. ..."

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Girls Inc. Opens Bookworm Club After School Literacy Program - 09/20/2012 - Chattanoogan.com

Girls Inc. Opens Bookworm Club After School Literacy Program - 09/20/2012 - Chattanoogan.com | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"...  The Chattanooga Public Library is also a program partner that will provide programs during several planned visits to the downtown location. All of the girls will get library cards at either the Chattanooga or East Ridge libraries."

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YourNews: Knox County Public Library celebrates Imagination Library

YourNews: Knox County Public Library celebrates Imagination Library | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"Max Mealor may only be 4 years old, but he already understands the importance of showing appreciation...."

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Gibson CO. Friends of the Library Yard Sale

Gibson CO. Friends of the Library  Yard Sale | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

3rd annual Friends of the Library yard sale. Two days 9-20 & 9-21, 8:00 AM until 4:30 PM Beside the Library in Trenton Tn

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At Your Local Library: Williamson County library news and events

At Your Local Library: Williamson County library news and events | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

Brentwood, Williamson County main library and branches, plus Spring Hill events

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Oak Ridge iSurf, Local News | New Hours for Sevier County Public Library

Oak Ridge iSurf, Local News | New Hours for Sevier County Public Library | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"The Sevier County Public Library System Board of Trustees has approved a change in hours of operation for the Genealogy & History Center..."

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Meet Sevier County Author

Meet Sevier County Author | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"Gatlinburg resident, and published author, Keith Donnelly will speak at the Friends of Kodak Library Meeting on Sept. 25.  The Meeting will be held at the Kodak Branch of the Sevier County Public Library System..."

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Officer ends up with bite marks as suspect subdued - suspect arrested at Linebaugh Library

Officer ends up with bite marks as suspect subdued - suspect arrested at Linebaugh Library | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"...Smith reported he first came into contact with Corbett at the Linebaugh Library, where he was dispatched in reference to a disturbance involving an intoxicated female. ..."

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Parents explore trigger law to force takeover of Nashville schools

Parents explore trigger law to force takeover of Nashville schools | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

Dissatisfied parents and elected officials from West Nashville are exploring a never-before-utilized state law that would allow a public school to be converted into a parent-controlled charter school....

 

On Oct. 1, a community meeting will take place at 6:30 p.m. at the Hillwood Library to discuss the advanced academic options available to Nashville students....."

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News From The Cannon Libraries | WBRY FM 96.7 AM 1540

News From The Cannon Libraries | WBRY FM 96.7 AM 1540 | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"... We have so many things happening at the Adams Memorial Library that it is hard to keep up from day to day. The addition and renovation continues and we will be closing briefly during the last week of September in order to relocate fax and telephone lines and move materials and equipment to the lower level of the library. ..."

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Leiper's Fork: Some gardening is made in the shade, Nat'l Library Card Month

Leiper's Fork: Some gardening is made in the shade, Nat'l Library Card Month | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

News and notes from the Leiper's Fork community talks about National Library Card Month and the Leiper’s Fork Public Library.

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2012 Southern Festival of Books Schedule includes events at Nashville Public Library| Humanities Tennessee

2012 Southern Festival of Books Schedule includes events at Nashville Public Library| Humanities Tennessee | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
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