The library is the heart of the school, it's the hub.
A library is not a luxury but one of the necessities of life.
If you have a garden and a library, you have everything you need.
Libraries allow children to ask questions about the world and find the answers. And the wonderful thing is that once a child learns to use a library, the doors to learning are always open.
My best friend growing up really put the bug in my ear about acting. We created this one hour-and-a-half improv play when we were 10 or 11 and performed it at the library. We just played off each other so well and had the best time doing it and the funniest part was, we wound up having packed houses, other people loved it too.
The church is part of a cultural precinct that includes the museum and historical society, theatre, school, library and community college.
A truly great library contains something in it to offend everyone.
I think it's something that has to be done. But, I think they could extend the library hours so we can have more study time if the class schedule is shortened.
The Tompkins County Charter says the county is responsible for providing funds for the library.
This is an unprecedented event that allows for raising some serious money for such an important resource as the library and also brings great regional attention to our area.
We do not have unlimited capital. If we cannot make the new library sustainable for future generations we are providing a maintenance timebomb.
Imagine 40 high school kids and adults crowded into the school library.
If they want students to do anything, like reading a newspaper, drinking less alcohol or visiting the library, they need to introduce them to it early.
There's nothing left, ... I mean nothing. Our federal post office is gone. Our library. Our entire downtown.
I've enjoyed seeing all of the changes that have occurred in the library. I've enjoyed all of the advancements that have been made (in technology), and it's been a part of my life for almost all of my life.
We've been putting on the show at the library almost since we started hooking, and it seems to be appreciated. The creations are warm and whimsical. Some are traditionally images of homes or pets. Some are very contemporary patterns. Some are Japanese patterns.
I tell people the public library is a lot like public broadcasting. We depend more and more on the public for funding. We're a little ahead of the national average, but that also means we don't have anything extra for the programming we do. We're stretched. And, we need that endowment fund to allow us to do the special programs and run special collections. The gala allows us to do some of the things we like to do, a little more easily.
We are very proud, and thankful, to be recipients of the Oregon Cultural Trust. A new library will offer a way to preserve and respect our community's diversity and celebrate our community's Native American history.
That's really the backbone of our library.
We had books in our library already on this art. That meant we could do research in our own collection.
She brought the library system together to make sure that all libraries were supported.
The most important thing is that the library serves the individual needs of all people. She is the future, Julia's generation and the next.
One of the amazing aspects of the library is just the sheer numbers of computers that are available to the public.
The library is totally inadequate in terms of its size, as far as the community that it serves.
We are looking at library completion and moving in by mid-fall of 2008.