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June Events At The Spring Hill Library | Spring Hill Fresh-A Fresh, New Voice in Spring Hill, TN

June Events At The Spring Hill Library | Spring Hill Fresh-A Fresh, New Voice in Spring Hill, TN | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

Story times, sword demos, genealogy workshops and more!

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Today @ Preston: Literary Rounds: Linda Parsons Marion

Today @ Preston: Literary Rounds: Linda Parsons Marion | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"On Wednesday, June 13 the third session of Literary Rounds will feature Linda Parsons Marion. The reading will be held at 4:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m. in the library's conference room."

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Blount Library To Expand Programming And Outreach - The Daily Times

Blount Library To Expand Programming And Outreach - The Daily Times | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"The Blount County Public Library, rooted in the efforts of civic-minded women in 1896, has enjoyed a long and distinguished history of outreach and service to the citizens of Blount County. Over the years, the library has benefited from a laudable cooperation between private and public sectors resulting in a public institution of distinction, earning the respect, admiration and gratitude of residents and visitors alike."

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1st Summer reading program and City of Erin,Tn June meeting.MP4

City Of Erin Business meeting and the first Library summer reading program...

 

Little Llama in red pajamas visits the library!

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Community Foundation of Middle Tennessee to present Learning Series for … | Top Foundation Grants

Community Foundation of Middle Tennessee to present Learning Series for … | Top Foundation Grants | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"The Clarksville Montgomery County Nonprofit Partnership Network and Hands on Clarksville will host the third in the series of training sessions to assist the nonprofit community on June 20th, 2012 from 10:00am-12:00pm at the Clarksville Montgomery County Public Library."

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Friends of the Bartlett Public Library (Memphis, TN)

Friends of the Bartlett Public Library (Memphis, TN) | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"Reading Education Assistance Dogs are used nation-wide to help children improve their reading skills. R.E.A.D. dog owner Paula Gentry will share information about the R.E.A.D. program at the Friends of the Bartlett Library meeting Monday, June 11, 2012, at 6:30 p.m. FBPL will also conduct its annual business meeting. The program is free and open to all."

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Historic impressions: Grainger residents share Civil War relics, documents

Historic impressions: Grainger residents share Civil War relics, documents | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"A Union sniper shot and killed Confederate cavalry First Lt. John W. Byerley on Dec. 27, 1863, as he left home in Greene County to rejoin his regiment."

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Comptroller audits uncover theft from Library in Livingston, school in Elizabethton

Comptroller audits uncover theft from Library in Livingston, school in Elizabethton | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
NASHVILLE, Tenn. - State auditors say they have uncovered evidence of theft from a Carter County elementary school and a public library in Overton County.
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Summer Reading Program begins at library - Elizabethton Star

Summer Reading Program begins at library - Elizabethton Star | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"The Summer Reading Program at the Elizabethton/Carter County Public Library kicked off on Tuesday with a visit from the performers with East Tennessee Ballet Academy."

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Summer Library Club works to combat 'summer slide' | wbir.com

Summer Library Club works to combat 'summer slide' | wbir.com | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"With summer break underway, the Knox County Library wants to combat the "summer slide.""

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The Tennessee Library tours the state preserving Civil War History

The Tennessee Library tours the state preserving Civil War History | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"We're in the midst of the 150th Civil War Anniversary; to commemorate it teams from The Tennessee State Library and Archives are touring the state looking for items from the Civil War to digitize."

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School, library funds stolen, audits find

School, library funds stolen, audits find | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"State auditors say they have uncovered evidence of theft from a Carter County elementary school and a public library in Overton County."

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Tennessee's first lady, Crissy Haslam, launches book club

Tennessee's first lady, Crissy Haslam, launches book club | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
NASHVILLE — Tennessee First Lady Crissy Haslam today launched the Read20 Family Book Club with the goal of promoting early child literacy and parental engagement in their children’s academic lives.

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Join Imagination Library for a 5-year-old birthday bash | dailypostathenian.com

Join Imagination Library for a 5-year-old birthday bash | dailypostathenian.com | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"After finding a stool to give him a boost, Tristan Conley fills out a library card at the E.G. Fisher Public Library with the help of Alexa Lee." 

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Higher education briefs: June 13 - Libraries reach out to STEM students

Higher education briefs: June 13 - Libraries reach out to STEM students | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"Librarians at the University of Tennessee are linking L&N STEM Academy students to some useful online resources...

 

A website hosted by the UT Libraries provides links to free science and technology resources. SOIL (STEM Oriented Information Literacy) is the creation of Thura Mack, UT Libraries coordinator for outreach and community learning services; Peter Fernandez, research services librarian for Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources; and School of Information Sciences student Lisa Kellerman....

 

The resources are available for free at library.utk.edu/outreach/soil."

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Alpha Natural Resources Visits the Bristol Public Library Summer Reading Program this Wednesday June 13th at 10 a.m. - Historic Downtown Bristol Blog - Believe in Bristol TN / VA

Alpha Natural Resources Visits the Bristol Public Library Summer Reading Program this Wednesday June 13th at 10 a.m. - Historic Downtown Bristol Blog - Believe in Bristol TN / VA | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
As the sponsor of the Bristol Public Library’s Summer Reading Program, Alpha Natural Resources will be visiting the Children’s Program this Wednesday, June 13th at 10am.
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Summer reading program brings big fun to Johnson City library

Summer reading program brings big fun to Johnson City library | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"Who says reading can’t be fun?

 

The Johnson City Public Library offers many opportunities for kids of all ages to get involved and get reading."

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Summer Reading Complete Schedule | Coffee County Manchester Public Library

Summer Reading Complete Schedule | Coffee County Manchester Public Library | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

2012 Summer Reading Program

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Richard Garvin for 37th District Page 2 « – Richard to Serve As Vice Chair of Linebaugh Library Board

Richard Garvin for 37th District Page 2 « – Richard to Serve As Vice Chair of Linebaugh Library Board | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"Tennessee House of Representatives Candidate, Richard Garvin, was appointed to serve as Vice Chairman of the Linebaugh Library Board. Garvin was re-appointed to the board by the Rutherford County Commission Wednesday evening."

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Former director remains advocate for library

Former director remains advocate for library | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
Most people would agree the world and everything we know and love in it has been changed in some way and will continue to change because of technology.
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Letter: Libraries vital to a healthy city

Letter: Libraries vital to a healthy city | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"A big issue locally and nationally is "food deserts." A food desert exists when a portion of the population lives without a grocery store within walking distance and therefore, little choice of healthy foods. I argue that, should these seven libraries be closed, we would face the creation of a series of "information deserts.""

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Taylor Swift Given 'Star of Compassion' Award

Taylor Swift Given 'Star of Compassion' Award | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"The award, which is given by the Northwest Disaster Services, honors Taylor's altruistic endeavors, including her recent donation of $4 million to the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum."

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UTGSM The Scope E-Newsletter June 2012 Embracing Our Strengths

UTGSM The Scope E-Newsletter June 2012 Embracing Our Strengths | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"Katy Justiss, Graduate Research Assistant, Preston Medical Library, was awarded the Edwin S. Gleaves Scholarship at the 2012 Tennessee Library Association (TLA) annual conference."

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Chuck Fleischmann Continues "Chuck On The Job" Initiative UTC's Lupton Library - 06/12/2012 - Chattanoogan.com

Chuck Fleischmann Continues "Chuck On The Job" Initiative UTC's Lupton Library - 06/12/2012 - Chattanoogan.com | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"Congressman Chuck Fleischmann will continue his “Chuck on the Job” initiative this Friday, at the Lupton Library on the campus of The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga. Congressman Fleischmann worked in the library at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign in order to help pay for his undergraduate degree."

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New Tennessee State Library and Archives exhibit will highlight Tennessee's natural beauty

New Tennessee State Library and Archives exhibit will highlight Tennessee's natural beauty | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"The exhibit is in the lobby of the Tennessee State Library and Archives Building, which is located at 403 Seventh Avenue North, just west of the Tennessee State Capitol in downtown Nashville.

The library is open Tuesdays through Saturdays from 8 a.m. until 4:30 p.m., except for state holidays.

The exhibit, which is free and open to the public, will remain available for viewing at least through Aug. 1."


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