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It ‘s not often that Pennsylvania libraries are highlighted by the Smithsonian.  What caught their interest this time?  Ukuleles! Thanks to Melanie Ramsey, children’s librarian at the Hollidaysburg Area Public Library, libraries across Pennsylvania are loaning ukuleles...

“Exploring Human Origins: What Does It Mean to Be Human?”  Set to Arrive at 19 U.S. Public  Libraries The Ephrata Public Library has been chosen as 1 of 19 public libraries in the nation to receive a grant for a new traveling exhibit from The Smithsonian. The traveling...