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GED Classes in Jacksboro TN - GED Programs in Jacksboro Tennessee

Classes offered at Jacksboro Public Library

 

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City of Brentwood, TN : City News & Updates : City Prevails in Election Commission Lawsuit

City of Brentwood, TN : City News & Updates : City Prevails in Election Commission Lawsuit | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"On May 30, 2012, Judge Timothy L. Easter issued a decision in favor of the City of Brentwood in a lawsuit filed against the City by the Williamson County Election Commission. The lawsuit arose from a disagreement between the Election Commission and the City over the use of the Brentwood Library for early voting in state and national elections."

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Crissy Haslam, First Lady of Tennessee :: Read 20 Book Club

Crissy Haslam, First Lady of Tennessee :: Read 20 Book Club | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

Tennessee's First Lady has launched the Read20 Book Club to encourage Tennessee families to read together every day for 20 minutes.

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Summer Reading Programs begin soon at the Bristol Public Library - Historic Downtown Bristol Blog -

Summer Reading Programs begin soon at the Bristol Public Library - Historic Downtown Bristol Blog - | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
The Children and Teen 2012 Summer Reading Programs are six-week programs and will begin June 11th. Registration for the Children’s program begins, Friday, June 1st. Teens will register on Sunday, June 3rd from 3-5p.m.
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Why It Takes Guts to Show The Weight of the Nation in Tennessee

Why It Takes Guts to Show The Weight of the Nation in Tennessee | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
The Tennessee Obesity Taskforce (TOT to its friends) is having a screening of the HBO documentary The Weight of the Nation starting June 12 at the downtown Nashville Public Library. If you have HBO, you can watch it in the privacy of your own home.
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Storytelling festival not bound by books - Hernando Public Library

Storytelling festival not bound by books -  Hernando Public Library | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

Stories leap from traditions and experiences to become personable and memorable as the First Regional Library system presents Terrence Roberts and Elizabeth Ellis at its fifth annual Storytellers Festival Saturday at the Hernando Public Library.  June 9

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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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Humboldt Public Library Summer Reading Program | WBBJTV West Tennessee's News Channel | Community Events

Humboldt Public Library Summer Reading Program | WBBJTV West Tennessee's News Channel | Community Events | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
Reel Foot State Park is bringing their "Birds of Prey" program to the library on Monday, June 4, 2012 at 11:00 a.m. in the Children's room.Children ages birth through 6th grade are invited to attend.
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WZTV FOX 17 :: Newsroom - Top Stories - Mayor Dean Attends Summer Reading Kickoff

WZTV FOX 17 :: Newsroom - Top Stories - Mayor Dean Attends Summer Reading Kickoff | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
WZTV FOX 17 :: Newsroom - Top Stories - Mayor Dean Attends Summer Reading Kickoff - Mayor Karl Dean attended the North Branch Library at 1001 Monroe St.
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Civil War historian, author at Maury Co. Library June 7 | Columbia Daily Herald

Civil War historian, author at Maury Co. Library June 7 | Columbia Daily Herald | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

Celebrated Civil War speaker and historian, Tim Kent, will be at the Maury County Public Library from 6:30-8 p.m. Thursday, June 7, sharing his knowledge of local Civil War history and signing his latest books, “Die Like Men” and “Never Smile Again.”

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Historic newspaper collection coming to LMU

Historic newspaper collection coming to LMU | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"This fall, a time and date to be determined, the Walter T. and Julia Pulliam Historic Newspaper Collection will be dedicated and put on exhibit in ceremonies at Lincoln Memorial University in Harrogate." Photo by J. Miles Cary

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The Little Library with a BIG Heart Adamsville TN

The Little Library with a BIG Heart Adamsville TN | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

On June 29, 2012 at 10:00 a.m. State Representative Barnett Rich will speak at Irving Meek Jr. Memorial Library about helping 120 more people who are losing their jobs in Adamsville, TN. Their last paychecks will be on June 29th 2012 which is the last Friday of the summer reading program. Children can come to the library and stay with their parents and grandparents.  The event will take place at the library on 204 W. Main in Adamsville, Tn. 38310.

 

The library offers computer assistance every Tue and Thursday afternoon from 4-6 on  how to look for jobs and apply for jobs on line as well as teach them anything else they are interested in. Everyone is on a different skill level with the computers & accessing online information. The library has someone available to help.


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Demand for Library Services Grows - Seymour branch of the Sevier County Public Library System

Demand for Library Services Grows -  Seymour branch of the Sevier County Public Library System | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"From humble beginnings, services offered by the Seymour branch of the Sevier County Public Library System have grown over the years to the point that more space is needed in the present building."

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Library summer program offers plenty of free fun on Brentwood Home Page

Library summer program offers plenty of free fun on Brentwood Home Page | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"Magic and music, to movies and mysteries for readers of all ages

By CAROL STUART,  Brentwood Home Page

 

The Brentwood Library’s children’s reading program, complete with twice-weekly free entertainment again, dares to “Dream Big” this year with offerings..."

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Local briefs: Learn about birds of prey at Humboldt library

Local briefs:  Learn about birds of prey at Humboldt library | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"Reelfoot State Park will bring its “birds of prey” program to the Humboldt Public Library at 11 a.m. today in the children’s room. See an owl, eagle and a hawk up close, make a fun owl craft and have refreshments. Children from birth through sixth grade are invited to attend."

 

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State seeks volunteers to fill special-needs gap

State seeks volunteers to fill special-needs gap | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
Twice a month, Kenny Thielemeyer and Danny Munson deliver meals for MIFA and glue newspaper articles on paper for the library.
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Book Sale | WBBJTV West Tennessee's News Channel | Community Events

Book Sale | WBBJTV West Tennessee's News Channel | Community Events | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
The Jackson Madison County Library will hold its annual book sale at the library downtown June 8th, 9th and 10th. The hours will be 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. on Friday and Saturday and 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. on Sunday.
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Robertson County Chamber of Commerce - Raise Your Hands Tennessee

Robertson County Chamber of Commerce - Raise Your Hands Tennessee | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"United Way of Tennessee is partnering with the State of Tennessee Library and Archives Association in conjunction with First Lady Crissy Haslam to promote “Raise Your Hand Tennessee” program"

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Local briefs: Summer reading registration continues this month at the Jackson-Madison County Library

Local briefs: Summer reading registration continues this month at the Jackson-Madison County Library | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"Registration will be held throughout the month of June at both the main downtown library, at 433 E. Lafayette St., and at Library North, at 3189 N. Highland Ave, according to a news release."

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Dale Hollow Lake - Clay County Tennessee - Library - Weekly Updates

Dale Hollow Lake - Clay County Tennessee - Library - Weekly Updates | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

News about the summer reading program, memorial donations and new books.

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Cleveland’s Amateur Radio Club celebrates 50th year

Cleveland’s Amateur Radio  Club celebrates 50th year | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"Ledford became interested in amateur radio while he was still in high school after seeing another ham’s equipment and “I just wanted to get in on it,” he said in a recent interview. “Plus, I’d stopped at the library and checked out a book on amateur radio. I read that and that got me interested.”"

 

Banner photo, DAVID DAVIS

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Public Library Kicks off Summer Reading Program

Public Library Kicks off Summer Reading Program | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"Mayor Karl Dean attended the North Branch Library at 1001 Monroe St. at noon Saturday as part of the Nashville Public Library's Summer

Reading Kickoff."

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