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TLA President's Blog: TLA Membership

TLA President's Blog: TLA Membership | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

Membership is the topic for the August 4th Board meeting. Visit the blog at www.tlaprez.blogspot.com and comment on the current questions: “Why are you a member of TLA? What else could we do to add value to your membership?”  Your comments will be talked about by the Board at the meeting as we try to do what we can to meet the needs of TLA members.


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LaFollette opens new public library | wbir.com

LaFollette opens new public library | wbir.com | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"LaFollette held a grand opening for their brand new public library Wednesday."

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Painting party set Aug. 9 at Maury Co. Library - columbiadailyherald.com

Painting party set Aug. 9 at Maury Co. Library - columbiadailyherald.com | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"Soon folks will be able to look at more than art books at the Maury County Library — they will be able to paint your own masterpiece."

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Tennessee voter ID | News21 Voting Rights Blog

Tennessee voter ID | News21 Voting Rights Blog | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"Memphis is asking a federal judge in Nashville, Tenn., to allow library cards with photo ID as acceptable identification under the state’s new voter ID law."

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TLA President: Libraries Out of the Box

TLA President: Libraries Out of the Box | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"Our theme for the coming year will be “Libraries Out of the Box.”"


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Benton County Commission vs Library Topix forum #tnla

Benton County Commission vs Library Topix forum #tnla | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

Lively discussion ongoing with 166 comments in just  few days. TLA President, Dinah Harris, is referred to in one comment (#163).

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City of East Ridge - East Ridge Library Summer Reading Program a Success

City of East Ridge - East Ridge Library Summer Reading Program a Success | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"The 2012 East Ridge City Library Summer Reading Program had a great turnout with almost 4,000 books read. The trophies, certificates and goody bags are ready to pick up by children who read 10 books or more..."

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Civil War Reading and Discussion Program Coming to Four Tennessee Cities - 07/23/2012 - Chattanoogan.com

Civil War Reading and Discussion Program Coming to Four Tennessee Cities - 07/23/2012 - Chattanoogan.com | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"Beginning this fall, four Tennessee cities will serve as hosts to Making Sense of the American Civil War, a scholar-led reading and discussion program."

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Judge Declines to OK Library Cards as Valid ID | Tennessee Bar Association

Judge Declines to OK Library Cards as Valid ID | Tennessee Bar Association | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"U.S. District Court Judge Kevin H. Sharp yesterday shot down an attempt by the City of Memphis to force the Shelby County Election Commission to accept library photo ID cards as valid identification for voting."

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TLA President: Libraries Out of the Box

TLA President: Libraries Out of the Box | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"Our theme for the coming year will be “Libraries Out of the Box.”"


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City of Brentwood, TN : 2012 Residential Builders' Meeting at Brentwood Public Library

City of Brentwood, TN : 2012 Residential Builders' Meeting at Brentwood Public Library | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"We welcome you to attend this year’s 2012 Residential Builders' Meeting that will cover new requirements based from the 2012 International Residential Code (IRC); the 2012 International Energy Conservation Code (IECC); 2012 International Swimming Pool & Spa Code; and, City of Brentwood amendments." 

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TLA President's Blog: TLA Membership

TLA President's Blog: TLA Membership | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

Membership is the topic for the August 4th Board meeting. Visit the blog at www.tlaprez.blogspot.com and comment on the current questions: “Why are you a member of TLA? What else could we do to add value to your membership?”  Your comments will be talked about by the Board at the meeting as we try to do what we can to meet the needs of TLA members.


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The Library & You -williamsonsource.com

The Library & You -williamsonsource.com | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"A list of Williamson County Library events and classes - Find a branch in your area! Basket weaving, Anime Club, make a messenger bag, exercise and more! "

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Hearing On Memphis License As Vote ID Moved To Tomorrow

Hearing On Memphis License As Vote ID Moved To Tomorrow | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
(Nashville, TN) A hearing to determine whether the new Memphis photo library card should be an acceptable form of photo...
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Renovation at ETSU museum wrapping up, will allow for better preservation of 20,000 artifacts

Renovation at ETSU museum wrapping up, will allow for better preservation of 20,000 artifacts | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. - The renovation of East Tennessee State University's B. Carroll Reece Museum that began about a year ago is nearing completion.
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First Tennessee closes building; new site to open - Bank to operate Mondayfrom the former Oliver’sFirst Tennessee Bank finalized the move of its main branch from Raider Drive to Keith Street on...

First Tennessee closes building; new site to open - Bank to operate Mondayfrom the former Oliver’sFirst Tennessee Bank finalized the move of its main branch from Raider Drive to Keith Street on... | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"The third and fourth floors of the building had been vacant for some time and were being used as storage for excess furniture, Griffin said. This furniture has now been donated to local nonprofit organizations and schools. A few recipients include United Way of Bradley County Inc., Habitat for Humanity of Cleveland, Junior Achievement of the Ocoee Region, Cleveland Bradley County Public Library, the Children’s Home/Chambliss Shelter, area schools and other groups."

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Tennessee Stage Company will be performing Shakespeare

Tennessee Stage Company will be performing Shakespeare | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
MARYVILLE, TN (July 16, 2012 Once again, the professional actors with Knoxville’s Tennessee Stage Company will be performing a Shakespearean play at the Blount County Public Library.Julius Ca...
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Tennessee State Library and Archives to offer free WWII workshop | Nooga.com

Tennessee State Library and Archives to offer free WWII workshop | Nooga.com | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
Tennessee State Library and Archives to offer free WWII workshop...
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WORKSHOP SPRING CITY BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS AT THE SPRING CITY MUNICIPAL BUILDING

Discussion with the Library Board to see if a new Ordinance will be needed detailing the
use of designated funds and if a special account for library funds is needed
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New Benton building in the works for West Polk Library

New Benton building in the works for West Polk Library | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
BENTON, Tenn. -- The West Polk Library, which now operates inside the Benton Courthouse, is moving closer to getting a newer and larger home.
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Tennessee Resources presented by Tina Sansone to the Tennessee Genealogical Society on July 21, 2012

"Tennessee Resources presented by Tina Sansone to the Tennessee Genealogical Society on July 21, 2012 and also talked about on Bernice Bennett's Blog Talk Radio..."

 

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Union’s R.C. Ryan Center receives book donation from Dehoney family

Union’s R.C. Ryan Center receives book donation from Dehoney family | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"The family of prominent Southern Baptist statesman and former Union University trustee Wayne Dehoney has donated a portion of his personal library to the R.C..."

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Dog Days and Dragonflies -Books available for review in Tennessee Libraries a list of books in need of reviewing

Dog Days and Dragonflies -Books available for review in Tennessee Libraries a list of books in need of reviewing | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"Description from the author’s webpage: http://chrissieandersonpeters.com/ ; “Dog Days and Dragonflies is Chrissie Anderson Peters’ tribute to the people who made her, especially he..."

 

Get published by reviewing a book for Tennessee Libraries.  See what is available to review here.

 

 


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Life and Arts Announcements, July 29

Life and Arts Announcements, July 29 | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"Hot Summer Nights concert series: Acoustic Americana with Karen E. Reynolds, 7 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 2, Blount County Public Library...

 

"Julius Caesar": Tennessee Stage Co., 6:30 p.m. Monday, July 30, Blount County Public Library, Lawn, 508 N. Cusick St., Maryville. Free. Bring blanket/chairs, picnic. Info: 865-982-0981 or www.blountlibrary.org...

 

Computer courses: Meet the Mouse, 2-4 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 16; Welcome to the World of Computers, Microsoft Word and Excel, starting Aug. 21, Blount County Public Library...

 

Alexander Technique Introduction: By Lilly Sutton, 10:30 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 2, Bearden Branch Public Library. Info: 865-387-7600 or www.LillySutton.com...

 

 

Play Chess at the Library: 1-4 p.m. Thursdays (until school starts), Blount County Public Library, 508 N. Cusick St., Maryville. For middle and high school teens. Info: 865-273-1436. ...

 

Lucinda Heatherly Tent 3, Daughters of Union Veterans of the Civil War: Dr. Aaron Astor of Maryville College on Civil War Union factions in area families, 2:30 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 4, Bearden Branch Public Library,..."

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Woman Sues State Over Voter ID

Woman Sues State Over Voter ID | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"Daphne Turner-Golden joined the City of Memphis in a lawsuit against the State of Tennessee over its voter photo..."

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