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Baltimore’s Summer Reading Program Kicks Off For 2012

Summer book lists are about to grow as the city kicks off its annual summer reading program.


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D.C. Library Seeking Items For Chuck Brown Archive

The District of Columbia Public Library is working to build an archival collection honoring the “godfather” of go-go music, Chuck Brown.


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Fatal Bus Crash Led To Construction Of Library

Their smiling faces in black and white photographs posted on a Facebook page give no hint of the tragedy that claimed their lives.


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Winston Churchill Library To Be Created In D.C.

An international group seeking to preserve the legacy of Winston Churchill announced plans Thursday to create the first U.S. research center devoted to the longtime British leader.


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Return Late Library Items For Free During Amnesty Week

Got some old library books or DVDs lying around your house? Well, you’re in luck. It’s Amnesty Week at the Enoch Pratt Free Library.


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Enoch Pratt Library ‘Perks Up’ Its Services With Coffee Shop

Baltimore’s Enoch Pratt Library is perking up its services.


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Groundbreaking Held For Owings Mills Development

Baltimore County is touting the start of construction on a library and community college facility in Owings Mills.



Retired Librarian Leaves $475,000 To Enoch Pratt Free Library

Philanthropy is an act that most institutions would welcome at any time. And in this economy, giving is really seen as a blessing. Yet a gift of nearly a half million dollars to the Pratt Library in Baltimore has nearly left its director speechless.


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Enoch Pratt Free Library Granted Restored Funding

Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake announced the restoration of funding for the Enoch Pratt Free Library system.


Saturday, April 2, 2011

The Enoch Pratt Free Library is hosting the Fairytale Festival. Also, upcoming events at the Maryland Zoo.


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Howard County Residents Lobby For Budget Funding

Howard County residents and organizations are hoping local officials keep what they want in the budget for the next fiscal year.


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Free Library Program Teaches Kids Sign Language

When kids want to communicate with each other these days, most are quick to turn to Facebook, Twitter or a text message. But with a little help from children’s library associate Amy Lewis, local children will be able to tackle a different form of communication that requires no batteries, plugs or Internet access.