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TSLA To Open at Noon on Saturday, April 28th

TSLA To Open at Noon on Saturday, April 28th | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

The Country Music Marathon will be held in downtown Nashville on Saturday, April 28. The marathon begins at 7 a.m. and many of the roads that lead to the Tennessee State Library and Archives will be closed for the event.

 

TSLA will be opening at noon on the day of the event and will close at 4:30 p.m.

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Benton County Friends of the Library Souper Fundraiser

Benton County Friends of the Library Souper Fundraiser | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

Souper Fundraiser!  Saturday, April 28th, starting at noon and ending when the Soup Pot is empty!!! Please come out and enjoy a delicious meal while supporting a valuable community resource. $10 eat-in all you can eat soup and fixins, $5 take out tray soup and fixins. 50/50 drawing, too! Tell your friends!

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Book sale set for Spring Hill Public Library | Columbia Daily Herald

Book sale set for Spring Hill Public Library | Columbia Daily Herald | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"The Friends of the Spring Hill Public Library will hold its largest book sale ever from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday at the library."

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Gallatin library student art

Gallatin library student art | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"The monthly art exhibit at the Gallatin Public Library features student work from Station Camp High School students and 3-D work by Benny Bills Elementary students."

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Saving ‘The Last Good Man’ at the Library - book review

Saving ‘The Last Good Man’ at the Library - book review | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
England's royal family has certainly had its share of scandal and public missteps, but through it all Queen Elizabeth II has remained solid and steadfast in her sense of duty to her country.
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WTVC NewsChannel 9 :: Old Tenn. newspapers now online at state archives

"More than 60,000 pages of Tennessee newspapers dating from 1850 to 1876 are now online at the Tennessee State Library and Archives."

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Plan your leisure time with calendar l TriCities.com

Plan your leisure time with calendar l TriCities.com | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

Multiple library events including: 

 

"AUTHOR APPEARANCE: Rural Retreat Public Library, 119 N. Greever St. Sally Campbell Repass of Marion will be the guest speaker at the Rural Retreat Public Library, on April 27, 7 p.m. Books will be available. www.fortheloveofrachel.com.

 

AUTHOR PRESENTATION: Washington County Public Library, Abingdon, Va., April 29, 3 p.m., Joe Tennis presents slide show of “Washington County Virginia: Then & Now” book. (276) 676-6222."

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May 2012 events at the Johnson County Public Library

May 2012 events at the Johnson County Public Library

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Old Tenn. newspapers now online at state archives

Old Tenn. newspapers now online at state archives | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — More than 60,000 pages of Tennessee newspapers dating from 1850 to 1876 are now online at the Tennessee State Library and Archives.

 

via David Sowell, member of the Society of Tennessee Archivists facebook group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/80538267126/10150661517232127/?notif_t=group_activity

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New Jackson-Madison County Library Director Welcomed at Reception | WBBJTV West Tennessee's News Channel | Local News

New Jackson-Madison County Library Director Welcomed at Reception | WBBJTV West Tennessee's News Channel | Local News | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
The Jackson-Madison County Library System held a meet-and-greetfor its new library director, Wednesday evening.
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1940 Census Gives Interesting Insights On Chattanoogans - 04/25/2012 - Chattanoogan.com

1940 Census Gives Interesting Insights On Chattanoogans - 04/25/2012 - Chattanoogan.com | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"For census information on Chattanooga, a circa-1940 city directory on file at the Chattanooga-Hamilton County Bicentennial Library can usually answer that question."

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Sources for Johnson County local history l The Tomahawk - This & That - Mountain City, Tennessee

Sources for Johnson County local history  l The Tomahawk - This & That - Mountain City, Tennessee | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"Another great source of history of Tennessee and Johnson County can be found at the Johnson County Public Library. “Goodspeed’s History of Tennessee” is available for checkout."

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National Preservation Week is here!

National Preservation Week is here! | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"Just a quick reminder from the Society of American Archivists..."

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ALA/Tennessee Joint Student Member Form | American Library Association

ALA/Tennessee Joint Student Member Form | American Library Association | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"Library school students are eligible to join both ALA and the Tennessee Library Association at one low price of $35.00 a year. Join both state and national library associations and get connected to your future. Joint student members are full members of both associations, and receive all the benefits accorded to student members in each association..."

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Cookies with "Coppelia" set for May 2

Cookies with "Coppelia" set for May 2 | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
MURFREESBORO - Cookies and story time with 'Coppelia' will be held at 3 p.m. May 2 at Linebaugh Library, 105 W. Vine St., Murfreesboro.
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The Posterity Project: Partnership brings more historical Tennessee newspapers online...

The Posterity Project: Partnership brings more historical Tennessee newspapers online... | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"Following news that the Tennessee State Library and Archives and ProQuest have partnered to provide runs of several early Nashville newspapers online, even more Tennessee newspapers are now available online through a partnership with the Library of Congress, the National Endowment for the Humanities, and the University of Tennessee."

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Life Givers announces first care group in Tennessee

Life Givers announces first care group in Tennessee | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"In response to a week of meetings in Clarksville in March, concluding with a “Steps to Extraordinary Living” workshop at Faith Outreach Church, a Life Givers group meeting will begin on Monday, April 30 at the Clarksville-Montgomery County Public Library."

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Life and Arts Announcements, April 29 : Knoxville News Sentinel

"Friends of the Library used book sale: 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Wednesday (members only; join at door)-Thursday; 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Friday and 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, May 2-5, Clinton Public Library, 118 S. Hicks St., Clinton. Books cost $0.50-$1. Info: 865-463-7167....

 

Career Coach: Help for job-seekers, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday, May 5, Blount County Public Library, 508 N. Cusick St., Parking Lot, Maryville."

 

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TACA craft fair in Centennial Park expected to be largest ever

TACA craft fair in Centennial Park expected to be largest ever | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"In addition to the artists at the fair, TACA partners with other nonprofit organizations to offer hands-on projects for children in its Publix Kid’s Tent. Abrakadoodle, The Frist Center’s Education Department, The Nashville Public Library’s Puppet Truck..."

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Students honored for winning entries in child abuse prevention poster contest

Students honored  for winning entries in child abuse prevention poster contest | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"Five Nashville students have been honored for creating winning entries in the 2012 Child Abuse Prevention Poster Contest sponsored by Catholic Charities of Tennessee...

 

The winning posters are on display with several other entries until April 30 at Coleman Park Community Center, 384 Thompson Lane; East Nashville Community Center, 601 Russell St.; Hadley Community Center, 1037 28th Ave. N.; Bordeaux Branch Library, 4000 Clarksville Pike; and Looby Branch Library, 2301 Rosa Parks Blvd."

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New Jackson-Madison County Library director welcomed

New Jackson-Madison County Library director welcomed | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"Bill Johnson learned a lot about crisis management after Hurricane Katrina, when he had to live on a cruise ship for five months while working as director of the public libraries in New Orleans in 2005."

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UT Celebrates Construction Progress of New Natalie L. Haslam Music Center | Tennessee Today

UT Celebrates Construction Progress of New Natalie L. Haslam Music Center | Tennessee Today | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"The four-floor, 123,000-square-foot facility will include the Sandra G. Powell Recital Hall, named for another donor, a new music library, rehearsal facilities for band, choral, opera, and orchestra programs, computer labs, a recording studio, forty performance studios/offices, and a variety of technology-enhanced classroom and rehearsal rooms."

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"I'm A Caregiver? Oh, what do I do now" at Cedar Bluff Library on Saturday

"I'm A Caregiver? Oh, what do I do now" at Cedar Bluff Library on Saturday | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"The free seminar titled, "I'm A Caregiver? Oh, what do I do now?" will be presented by Bob Coyne, caregiver facilitator, from 10:15 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. at Cedar Bluff Library."

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