Soon to be 100 years old


  1. Griff Wigley said:

    Margit’s column ends with this:

    The centennial will feature free monthly concerts, an historical exhibit and DVD premier, a poetry slam, authors’ reads, a joint birthday party, a spelling bee, and more. Check the library’s Web site at for more information.

    Alas  #1:  the Northfield News refuses to make a link of that URL, so allow me:

    Yes, the domain redirects to:

    Alas #2: there’s no information there about the library’s centennial celebration.

    January 20, 2010
  2. Kiffi Summa said:

    The continual commitment of the library staff and board to get the biggest bank for OUR buck, by using their creative skills, was exemplified last night by the appearance of “Andrew Carnegie” at the council podium, to read the resolution declaring the centennial year of the Library… and complete with a recognizable Scots accent.

    January 20, 2010
  3. Mary Schier said:

    Shameless promotion of a good cause: The Friends of the Library also put together a commemorative calendar to celebrate the centennial. It has some great images and is available at the library for only $5.

    January 20, 2010
  4. Jane McWilliams said:

    The Library Board/Friends is one class act!

    January 20, 2010

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