Libraries Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. Edmonton Public Library lets you take home the InternetRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | CBC News

    ... branch, you could be carrying literature in one hand and the World Wide Web in the other. This week, Edmonton libraries began lending Wi-Fi hotspots with unlimited data to holders of library cards.It's the beginning of a two-year pilot program. ...

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  2. Ted Cruz draws boos after refusing to endorse TrumpRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | The Wichita Eagle

    In his speech Wednesday night at the GOP Convention, Ted Cruz refused to endorse Donald Trump, instead saying "vote your conscience" which drew loud boos from inside Quicken Loans Arena. City and library officials gathered on the southwest corner of McLean and Second St. for the groundbreaking of the new Wichita library Wednesday.

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  3. Baltimore County libraries to host Pokemon GO event FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | The Baltimore Sun

    All 19 of the system's branches, including the Towson library, will host "Ready, Set Pokemon GO! Poke Crawl with BCPL" July 22, encouraging interested gamers to visit their local library in search of digital monsters. Gamers can check in throughout the day, according to the library's Facebook page.

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  4. The last free-ranging library cat in IllinoisRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Chicago Tribune

    Litchfield Public Library has the state's last known full-time, free-ranging library cat, a black long-haired "diva" named Stacks. Litchfield Public Library has the state's last known full-time, free-ranging library cat, a black long-haired "diva" named Stacks.

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  5. Global Library Automation Services and System Market to Grow at a...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | SBWire

    Library automation is a technological approach that helps in disseminating information easily and reducing the budget allocated for educational IT spending on libraries. Automation in libraries is an emerging trend and is getting acceptance in the education sector.

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  6. International Games Day CelebrationRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 21 | Tecumseh Herald

    Join hundreds of libraries throughout the country for the ninth annual celebration of gaming in libraries - International Games Day @ your library. Bring your entire family and play your favorite board games, such as Monopoly and Clue.

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  7. Gamers call Safety Harbor a Pok mon paradiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | St. Petersburg Times

    P okmon GO has fully descended on Tampa Bay, and local trainers say the digital creatures have shown up in some rather unexpected places. Word on the street, or in newly formed player circles, is that some North Pinellas cities - particularly Safety Harbor - are loaded with Pokmon.

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  8. Council gets first look at plans for new Hillsburgh libraryRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 21 | The Wellington Advertiser

    Council has had its first look at plans for the new 8,500-square-foot Hillsburgh library located on Station Street next to the mill pond. Wellington County planner Sarah Wilhelm presented a planning impact statement, which included an overview of the location, to council at a public meeting on July 12. The county is looking to re-zone the property, which they purchased in the fall of 2015, from residential to industrial to permit the library.

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  9. Erin Mackey to Lead Reading of Christine Toy Johnson's Paper Son at Guthrie TheaterRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | BroadwayWorld.com

    A reading of PAPER SON, a play written and directed by Christine Toy Johnson , will be presented on Monday, August 8 at 7 pm in the Guthrie's Kitchak Lounge, 818 S. 2nd Street, Level 3, Minneapolis, MN. Featured are Erin Mackey , Katie Bradley , Randy Reyes and Eric "Pogi" Sumangil.

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  10. Artwork Of Late Dr. David Charles Cozart On Display At Bruton Memorial LibraryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Osprey Observer

    ... evident in the paintings on display at the library. The Bruton Memorial Library is an excellent example of how libraries bring art to the community. The monthly displays feature local artists, both professional and amateur. If you are interested in ...

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  11. Challis library gets grantRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 21 | Challis Messenger

    Challis Public Library is the recipient of a $20,000 grant from the Steele Reese Foundation that will be used for new flooring and interior paint throughout the building plus new windows in the children's section. That was the word from Library Board Member Krista Plummer to Challis City Councilmen July 12. The library received a July 5 email notifying the board and staff that their application for capital improvements was successful.

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  12. Cemetery tour brings the Island's past to life with historic charactersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Island Ad-Vantages

    Instead, local residents portrayed their own ancestors beside their graves, reenacting scenes from their lives with charm, humor and wit and creating a portrait of island life in the 19th and early 20th centuries through the stories they told. Hosted by the Stonington Public Library on July 9, with assistance from the Deer Isle-Stonington Historical Society, the tours featured past residents who now lie in Deer Isle's Mt.

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  13. Charlottesville Opens Cooling CentersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | NBC29

    The library cooling center is open 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. during most of the week, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday and Saturday, and is closed on Sundays. "You can come on down and get a sip of water from a water fountain, hang out, read some materials, check out some books or any of the wonderful programs we have at the library," said librarian Brittany Eversberg.

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  14. Belleville library renovations finally nearing endRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | The Verona-Cedar Grove Times

    ... under a glass skylight. The Belleville Public Library is believed to be one of less than three dozen Carnegie libraries remaining in all of New Jersey. Other prominent improvements and additions made to the library in recent years included the ...

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  15. Library opposes Brownfield Plan for Revival CommonsRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 21 | Tecumseh Herald

    Tecumseh City Council held a public hearing on Monday for a proposed brownfield site at the former Tecumseh Products property to help fund a projected $76.5 million environmental cleanup project. The designation will help incentivize development of the 55-acre site, according to city manager Dan Swallow.

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  16. Community News: South Cerney/Siddington/Down AmpneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Wilts and Gloucestershire Standard

    ... borrow books and have use of the computer. For more details, call 0845 230 5420 or go to gloucestershire.gov.uk/libraries. SIDDINGTON Parish Councillors held a minute's silence at the meeting on July 12 in memory of Councillor Chris Rumble, who ...

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  17. From prosthetic hands to cellphone cases: Syracuse 3D printers offer free solutionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | The Post-Standard

    ... for anyone to use, and there are plans to make items like sewing machines and tools available. Other area libraries, including Fayetteville and LaFayette, have 3D printers available for the public to use. Some libraries require reservations and ...

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  18. 18th-century document trips up plans for Connecticut greenRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | MDJonline.com

    In this Wednesday, July 20, 2016 photo, the flag flies at half-staff on the town green in Lebanon, Conn.

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  19. Read to the Dogs helps build reading skills, confidence in kidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | The Columbian

    ... and is run by DoveLewis Emergency Animal Hospital and Guide Dogs for the Blind. It sends trained dogs to three libraries in Clark County: Ridgefield, Vancouver Community Library and Three Creeks Community Library. Ridgefield's program started in ...

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  20. Pure MagicRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Fluvanna Review

    ... of 400 shows each year, "from Delaware to Florida to Michigan," Iseli explained. His venues range from local libraries and schools to county fairs and concert halls. He has now been a professional magician for over 20 years, and says he cannot ...

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