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  • Horse-Riding Librarians: the Great Depression’s Bookmobiles - From the Smithsonian: Their horses splashed through iced-over creeks. Librarians rode up into the Kentucky mountains, their saddlebags stuffed with books, doling out reading material to isolated rural people. The Great Depression had plunged the nation into poverty, and Kentucky—a poor state made even poorer by a paralyzed national economy—was among the hardest hit. The Pack Horse Library initiative, which …
  • Literary Legends is Tomorrow! - Our big day is one day away! And we hope to see you there at the 2017 Literary Legends gala! Logistics and Parking Tickets are Available! Thank you to our Sponsors!   Literary Legends – Logistics & Parking Literary Legends is a party in the Library. It moves around to different branches and takes place this year at the Bach …
  • Giving and Philanthropy class, Tuesdays 5:30 – 7:00 pm - Participants will be encouraged to bring philanthropy stories from their own lives
  • Save the library’s free income tax preparation program - You do NOT need to be an accountant or have experience preparing taxes.
  • What is Literary Legends? - We just received this inquiry: Is the Literary Legends gala a dinner or more of just a reading?  In case other Library patrons are wondering, we thought we would answer this question here on our website. Literary Legends is a party in the Library. It moves around to different branches and takes place this year at the Bach Branch. Are …