Tennessee Libraries
18.6K views | +3 today
Tennessee Libraries
Online Library News Across the State
Your new post is loading...
Your new post is loading...
Scooped by Tennessee Library Association
Scoop.it!

Books and Buttercream at The Great Cake Bake

Books and Buttercream at The Great Cake Bake | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
If there's anything near and dear to the heart of a former English teacher (that would be me), it's a celebration of books and the joy of reading.  So when I heard that Dolly Parton's Imagination L...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Tennessee Library Association
Scoop.it!

The Girls of the Manhattan Project

The Girls of the Manhattan Project | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"Women who worked at ‘Site X’ in the Appalachians were kept in a surreal, Orwellian world. Emma Garman on a new book that tells their stories....

 

Helen, the talented calutron operator, transferred from her job enriching uranium to one at the site’s library..."

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Tennessee Library Association
Scoop.it!

Sumner County Briefs: Sumner County, city both claim Hendersonville library

Sumner County Briefs: Sumner County, city both claim Hendersonville library | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"A verbal tug of war that ensued between Sumner County and Hendersonville over ownership of the library has attracted the interest of state auditors..."

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Tennessee Library Association
Scoop.it!

Jackson-Madison County Library ends contract with LSSI

Jackson-Madison County Library ends contract with LSSI | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

The contract ended February 28 and the article details some of the new changes being made by new Library Director, Dinah Harris.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Tennessee Library Association
Scoop.it!

Week ahead: Salon@615 to host author Becca Stephen

Week ahead: Salon@615 to host author Becca Stephen | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

at Nashville Public Library on Tuesday.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Tennessee Library Association
Scoop.it!

SCHS librarian elected to Tennessee Association of School Librarians' board

SCHS librarian elected to Tennessee Association of School Librarians' board | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
Stewart County High School librarian Lora Black has been elected to serve as secretary on the Tennessee Association of School Librarians' Executive Board (TASL).
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Tennessee Library Association
Scoop.it!

ORCMA, ORICL benefit from John Million bequest

ORCMA, ORICL benefit from John Million bequest | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
John Million had a lifelong love affair with classical music, opera, and classic books.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Tennessee Library Association
Scoop.it!

Photo: Susan Cheairs, director of the Tipton County Public Library in Covington, was recently the guest speaker at the Covington Rotary Club. Cheairs presented an informative program on “The Past, ...

Photo: Susan Cheairs, director of the Tipton County Public Library in Covington, was recently the guest speaker at the Covington Rotary Club. Cheairs presented an informative program on “The Past, ... | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
Susan Cheairs, director of the Tipton County Public Library in Covington, was recently the guest speaker at the Covington Rotary Club.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Tennessee Library Association
Scoop.it!

Salon@615 w/Becca Stevens

Salon@615 w/Becca Stevens | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
Stevens will discuss her book Snake Oil which details her work as founder of two nonprofits, Magdalene House and Thistle Farms, that help women who have endured sex trafficking, prostitution and sexual abuse.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Tennessee Library Association
Scoop.it!

Marvin the Molar visits library

Marvin the Molar visits library | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
Youngsters attending McIver's Grant Public Library's story time on Tuesday, Feb. 26 were treated to a visit from Marvin the Molar in honor of National Children's Dental Health Month.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Tennessee Library Association
Scoop.it!

Life and Arts Announcements, March 10 includes library events

Life and Arts Announcements, March 10 includes library events | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
Life and Arts Announcements, March 10
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Tennessee Library Association
Scoop.it!

The Community Calendar - with library events for March

The Community Calendar - with library events for March | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"The Upper Cumberland Genealogy Association will meet Saturday... at the Putnam County Library conference room."

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Tennessee Library Association
Scoop.it!

Two local job fairs coming up this week

Two local job fairs coming up this week | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

:More than 20 employers will participate in a job fair .... Tuesday at the Williamson County Public Library..."

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Tennessee Library Association
Scoop.it!

UT dorm to be named after ORHS’ first black educator

UT dorm to be named after ORHS’ first black educator | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"...Mary Boyce Temple continued her father’s work by establishing a foundation in 1919 to purchase and breed purebred animals and improve plant breeding. She later gave her library to UT..." page 2

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Tennessee Library Association
Scoop.it!

Not Just Books - Episode #002

Not Just Books - Episode #002. Hosted by Dolores Greenwald. Guests: Marion Bryant, Mindy Tate, Debbie Edds
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Tennessee Library Association
Scoop.it!

Hippie Cabbage Concert at the Williamson County Public Library

Hippie Cabbage Concert at the Williamson County Public Library (Having Some trouble getting this video to play correctly on youtube. Try giving it a few seco...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Tennessee Library Association
Scoop.it!

Aisle 13

Produced by the Nashville Public Library and Southern Word through the support of the Nashville Public Library Foundation, Institute of Museum and ...youtube.com
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Tennessee Library Association
Scoop.it!

Winchester earns Governor's Volunteer Star Award

Winchester earns Governor's Volunteer Star Award | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
Katie Winchester was honored as Dyer County Volunteer of the Year at the fifth annual Governor's Volunteer Stars Awards ceremony. The presentation took place on Monday, March 4, in Franklin.
Tennessee Library Association's insight:

"...She continues to serve as chairwoman for the building of Dyersburg's new library and several boards, including the Dyer County United Way..."

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Tennessee Library Association
Scoop.it!

Tennessee taxes some interest earnings -1040 tax booklet ?

Tennessee taxes some interest earnings -1040 tax booklet ? | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"Q: Hello. I’m trying to find a copy of the 2012-1040 tax booklet that tells you how to fill out the 1040 tax form. It’s been available every year at the Farragut library. All the forms are there — but no 1040 booklet. No one knows when they will be mailed to the library..."

Tennessee Library Association's insight:

Libraries are now recieving the 1040 booklets.  Call your local library first to check as different tax forms, etc, are received by each and at different times.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Tennessee Library Association
Scoop.it!

Blount County Teacher Wins CBS42 Grant to start a library

Blount County Teacher Wins CBS42 Grant to start a library | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
Ken Lass presents Southeastern School's Kim Smith with a $1,000 grant. Watch the video!
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Tennessee Library Association
Scoop.it!

Ms. Cheap: Get a great deal on dinner, plenty of shows

Ms. Cheap: Get a great deal on dinner, plenty of shows | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

There is a free “Nashville Opera on Tour: Little Red’s Most Unusual Day” program at the downtown Nashville Public Library at 10:30 a.m. Saturday. This is a family friendly 40-minute production, sung in English and featuring music from operas by Offenbach and Rossini. It features a full set, costumes, audience interaction, four professional opera singers and a pianist, all members of Nashville Opera’s Mary Ragland Young Artist program.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Tennessee Library Association
Scoop.it!

Tennessee Broadband Adoption Rate Is Increasing - 03/08/2013 - Chattanoogan.com

Tennessee Broadband Adoption Rate Is Increasing - 03/08/2013 - Chattanoogan.com | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"New data released by Connected Tennessee shows that broadband adoption in Tennessee is increasing,..."

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Tennessee Library Association
Scoop.it!

Family Movie Days at ACPL

Family Movie Days at ACPL | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

Saturday is considered Family Movie Days at the Art Circle Public Library this month. There will be free showings of family-friendly movies in the...

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Tennessee Library Association
Scoop.it!

Voter ID bill delayed but Memphis library photo IDs rejected

Voter ID bill delayed but Memphis library photo IDs rejected | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"The state Senate rejected an amendment Thursday that would have allowed local governments..."

more...
No comment yet.