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- Celebrate National Library Week with Rutland Free Library, April 8-14
Wed, Apr 4, 2012 09:19 AM
Whether you are a job seeker looking for resources to land a new
job, a parent looking for free activities for children, or a
student searching for your next favorite book, you belong at your
Today's libraries can help you and your family discover a new and
exciting world. It's a great place to hang out, spend quality time,
and connect with your child or neighbors. Take advantage of free
access to materials in multiple formats, computers, wireless
internet, programs and much more. Don't forget your librarian is
information savvy and can help you find the right answer.
"Libraries provide a wide range of opportunities for people with
diverse needs and interests," says Ed Graves, "That means providing
their communities with collections and services for people of
diverse backgrounds, abilities, and technological skills."
Rutland Free Library is celebrating National Library Week with the
Share your favorite library story in our video story booth. Tell us
about your first library card, your favorite book, or what you love
about the library, and be on PEG-TV and YouTube! We'll be filming
throughout the week, or you can post your own video on our Facebook
Food for Fines. Bring in a food item and we'll take $1 off your
library fines. We're collecting healthy and convenient
non-perishables like tuna, canned fruit, and cereal, for local food
Swap out your old library card. Come in and swap out your old card
Tech Tuesday, April 9, 4-6 p.m. You Belong…in the Digital Age.
Learn about eReaders, iPads, iPhones, and more.
Movie and snacks. April 12, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Rise of the Planet of
Come by on Saturday, April 14, and we will have drawings for
For more information, visit Rutland Free Library at 10 Court St in
Rutland, call 773-1860 or see the library's Web site at