2020 Letter to Parents

2020 Letter to Parents

August 11, 2020

Hello Mustang Parents,

 

The Lansing Public Library welcomes you back to a new school year that looks different from anything we’ve seen previously. You adapted to a host of changes that have affected our community and the world at large. We ar...

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Lansing Hometown Heroes Banner Program

Lansing Hometown Heroes Banner Program

February 21, 2020

Lansing's Hometown Heroes Banner Program: Honoring Those Who Serve

Applications accepted March 1, 2020 through December 11, 2020

Details and application available on the flyer.

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Macmillian Limits Libraries in eBook Purchasing

Macmillian Limits Libraries in eBook Purchasing

November 1, 2019

Learn more and sign the petition at https://ebooksforall.org/

America’s libraries are committed to promoting literacy and a love of reading with diverse collections, programs and services for all ages. Libraries are invested in making sure millio...

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Your Library Knows...Red, White, and Blue

Your Library Knows...Red, White, and Blue

October 23, 2020

Why is our Presidential election held in the month of November?  

 

In 1775, George Washington commanded Benedict Arnold to garner support from Canada to assist in the war against the British.  In that letter of command were these words, "Whi...

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Free Take Charge of Your Health Workshops

Free Take Charge of Your Health Workshops

October 5, 2020

Attached please find a flyer with the dates of the most recent virtual Take Charge workshops. There are three upcoming Take Charge of Your Diabetes workshops and one upcoming Take Charge of Your Health workshop.

Flyer includes details & registrat...

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Try-It Illinois! October 1-November 30

Try-It Illinois! October 1-November 30

October 1, 2020

About Try-It!

Welcome to Try-It! Illinois 2020, the annual statewide database trial, sponsored by Secretary of State and State Librarian Jesse White and the Illinois State Library. Try-It! Illinois offers the staffs and library users of the mo...

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Opportunity Works

Opportunity Works

September 16, 2020
Good afternoon,
 
I am reaching out in efforts to recruit participants for our career and job training program at Prairie State College called Opportunity Works.  
 
We assist individuals between the ages of 16-24 years old, who are ou...

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REALM Project Round 4 Test Results Available

REALM Project Round 4 Test Results Available

September 3, 2020

As part of the REALM Project’s research, Battelle has conducted four natural attenuation studies to provide information on how long the virus may survive on materials common to archives, libraries, and museums. The studies were conducted by applyi...

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Healing Library: COVID-19

Healing Library: COVID-19

August 19, 2020

COVID-19 has made changes to our everyday life that can be hard to understand, especially for young children. Because of this, a youth librarian and licensed children’s counselor have created a downloadable Healing Library “kit” that includes a Di...

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