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Alexandra Wilder

This is part of a series of Session Notes from grantees who have received Professional Development grants from the Office of Commonwealth Libraries. Each grantee will share their professional development experience and include tips and other resources from the workshop or class....

Carolyn Blatchley

This is part of a series of Session Notes from grantees who have received Professional Development grants from the Office of Commonwealth Libraries. Each grantee will share their professional development experience and include tips and other resources from the workshop or class....

Consumer Health Coordinator Lydia Collins will present a webinar on December 13, 2017 at 2-3 pm EST.  The class, Activate, Collaborate and Educate: Health Outreach and Programming in Your Community, will focus on how to conduct health outreach and share materials that can be...

The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation and Facebook are getting involved in #GivingTuesday on November 28! Learn more. ...

  A new episode of the PALaunchPod podcast dropped on November 20. In this episode, host Heidi Abbey Moyer talks with Bernadette Lear and Eric Novotny, academic librarians and co-editors of the new scholarly, peer-reviewed journal Libraries: Culture, History and Society. Lear...

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    Check out teampedia for icebreakers and team building exercises! ...

CMS NEWS November 17, 2017 The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) announced the 2018 premiums, deductibles, and coinsurance amounts for the Medicare Part A and Part B programs. Medicare Part B Premiums/Deductibles Medicare Part B covers physician services, outpatient...

Library of Congress funded educational apps are available FREE !  Check out Eagle Eye Citizen, Engaging Congress and KidCitizen!  Each app uses primary sources form the Library of Congress.       ...

Boyertown Ribbon Cutting

The Boyertown Community Library in Boyertown, PA held the official Grand Opening of their new location on October 27, 2017.  The building. located at 24 N. Reading Ave., was donated to the library by BB & T.  After about 8 months of renovations and preparation the library...

The Mt. Lebanon Public Library celebrates its 85th anniversary!  Read about it in the Mt. Lebanon Magazine!   ...