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Old Bledsoe County Jail finds new future

Old Bledsoe County Jail finds new future | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"It stood on the same block as the present-day Fabric House, the oldest store building in Pikeville, according to Bledsoe County Public Library Director Carolyne Knight, who keeps and researches the library's collections of historical records."

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YourNews: Tennessee Wesleyan College news

YourNews: Tennessee Wesleyan College news | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"Five Tennessee Wesleyan College education students have turned their passion for teaching into play and story time for community children. Partnering with E.G. Fisher Public Library, TWC Professor Nancy Gregg created “Pajama Storytime,” a monthly event held at the library that serves community children and provides a service-learning opportunity to students in her Literacy and Language Acquisition class."

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A Vintage Affair kicks up its heels

A Vintage Affair kicks up its heels | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
Tickets are going fast for Wednesday night’s Vintage Champagne and Vintage Country Music, which kicks off a series of wine events for charity this week.
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ALA Press Release | American Library Association

ALA Press Release | American Library Association | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"President Obama’s administration has responded to a petition created in support of school library programs by Carl Harvey, Indiana school librarian and the president of the American Association of School Librarians (AASL).

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Washington County Public Library system kicks off fundraising campaign

Washington County Public Library system kicks off fundraising campaign | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
“No other institution in the community affects as many people as the library,” said Columbus McKinnon General Manger Bob Conte, in a written statement.
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The Center for Dental Health Announces New Online Oral Health Resource for Antioch Patients

The Center for Dental Health Announces New Online Oral Health Resource for Antioch Patients | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"The "Patient Education" library includes information for at-home care, featuring 3D videos demonstrating proper flossing and brushing technique. The videos also help explain the process of teeth decay and periodontal disease, along with how patients reduce their risk for oral health problems."

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Help swells for former nun seek to grow institute

Help swells for former nun seek to grow institute | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"During a 1 p.m. program, 100 books will be donated to the library by the Southwestern Co. of Nashville, whose president, Daniel Moore, became familiar with Cirillo and CCI through Jane and Jeff Dyer of Nashville. Jeff Dyer, formerly of Knoxville, is retired chairman of the former First American Bank."

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MTSU fundraising is about education

MTSU fundraising is about education | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"MTSU Vice President Joe Bales has identified four uses for the money:

 

...Third, enhancing the physical facilities and program opportunities for students, including matching funds required for the $126.7 million science building, enhancing the library, strengthening the math-science education program and expanding international and cultural programs for students...."

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'Little Shop of Horrors' tickles Tennessee Rep cast

'Little Shop of Horrors' tickles Tennessee Rep cast | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"So does Pete “Library Pete” Carden from Nashville Public Library’s Wishing Chair Productions, who will work the musical’s ever-growing bloodthirsty plant puppet, Audrey II."

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Bulletin Board: April 15 - Golf Tournament for Friends of the Mary E. Tippitt Library

Bulletin Board: April 15 - Golf Tournament for Friends of the Mary E. Tippitt Library | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

Tournament: Friends of the Mary E. Tippitt Library four-person scramble. April 27 at Laurel Valley Resort in Townsend. Registration at 11:30 a.m., Shotgun start at 1 p.m. Fee: $80 per player. 865-448-8282.

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Why I Am a Member of TLA with Melanie Allen

Melanie talks about the benefits of TLA membership from a graduate student perspective.

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Library Week time to thank Linebaugh staff

Library Week time to thank Linebaugh staff | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"National Library Week continues through Saturday, and as part of that, today is National Library Workers Day."

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Bucky’s Food Pantry services students

Bucky’s Food Pantry services students | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"Donation boxes are set up at the Sherrod Library, the College of Nursing, Lyle House, Facilities (across from the CPA), and outside of the food pantry itself."

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Heritage's Madison Martin to Wrestle at King College - 04/16/2012 - Chattanoogan.com

Heritage's Madison Martin to Wrestle at King College - 04/16/2012 - Chattanoogan.com | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"He will sign scholarship papers on Wednesday at 1 p.m. in the Heritage High School library."

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THANK YOU NOTES: Thank a librarian

THANK YOU NOTES: Thank a librarian | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"We look back today on National Library Week, which ended Saturday, and are so thankful that our community has these great institutions."

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$1.2 Million Library Expansion Project Begins April 21

"Groundbreaking ceremonies for the expansion and renovation of Adams Memorial Library are scheduled for Saturday, April 21 a 2 o’clock. A contract was signed last week in which Preston Brothers Construction Co. of Woodbury will do the construction work beginning immediately after the groundbreaking."

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Employed by Truth: Poet Nikki Giovanni is still speaking her mind

Employed by Truth: Poet Nikki Giovanni is still speaking her mind | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"Jessie Carney Smith, Fisk's librarian, remembers Giovanni as gifted and rebellious: "She liked to challenge authority." In fact, Giovanni was expelled from Fisk for a time, not because of any serious infraction, but for defying policies she considered unreasonable — including a rule forbidding female students to wear pants."

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My View: Why libraries matter more than ever – Schools of Thought - CNN.com Blogs

My View: Why libraries matter more than ever – Schools of Thought - CNN.com Blogs | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
By Molly Raphael, Special to CNN Editor’s Note: Molly Raphael is President of the American Library Association, the oldest and largest library association in the world.
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Sen. Alexander recalls fateful moment for state

Sen. Alexander recalls fateful moment for state | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"Last week was a wistful one for Lamar Alexander, Tennessee's senior U.S. senator, and former U.S. education secretary and two-term governor of Tennessee. On Monday night, as part of an exhibit of Alexander’s papers at the Jean and Alexander Heard Library at Vanderbilt, Alexander took part in a panel of luminaries reminiscing about a pivotal moment in Tennessee history."

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The Newport Plain Talk - Faison praised for Del Rio library effort

"  For years, the Marie Ellison Memorial Library in Del Rio has been the only library in the state of Tennessee without high speed Internet."

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Art Circle Public Library Volunteer of the Month

Big cheers for all she's done for ACPL!

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Today @ Preston: Preston Medical Library: Events on the Horizon

Today @ Preston: Preston Medical Library: Events on the Horizon | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

Monday, April 16 - Martha Earl and Cynthia Vaughn will speak about their recent outreach experience in South Africa. The event will be held in Morrison’s at 11:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. and 12:15 p.m.

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Student Winners to Read at Final Writers in the Library Event April 16 | Tennessee Today

Student Winners to Read at Final Writers in the Library Event April 16 | Tennessee Today | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
The final Writers in the Library event of the academic year will feature readings by student winners of the John C. Hodges Graduate Writing Prizes. Readings from the winning works will take place in the John C.
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