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Board sees Grand Forks library as space for gatherings

January 30, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Library is more than just storage space for books, says board members, who feel it could be useful as place where public can gather to learn and discuss issues. They say there should be agreement on a vision before deciding whether to renovate the building. Continue Reading

New library board, old problems

January 8, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

The Grand Forks Public Library faces a list of structural problems known for years, but the board tasked with the job of fixing those problems measures membership in months. Continue Reading

BOOK NOTES

December 24, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Grand Forks Public Library
- “Betty & Friends: My Life at the Zoo,” Betty White. From giraffes to lizards to koalas, witness the majestic variety of animals through Betty’s eyes, and in her own words, accompanied by breathtaking photographs. Continue Reading

BOOK NOTES: From Greater Grand Forks public libraries

November 12, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Book selections from East Grand Forks Campbell Library and Grand Forks Public Library Continue Reading

Langdon author to read, sign books at Grand Forks Library

October 25, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Author Michelle Bredeson of Langdon, N.D., will be at Grand Forks Public Library Saturday to meet with and read from her book to the library’s teen group and for a public reading and book signing. Continue Reading

BOOK NOTES: From greater Grand Forks public libraries

October 22, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

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BOOK NOTES: From greater Grand Forks public libraries

October 8, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

“She’s No lady: Politics, Family, and International Feminism” by Arvonne Fraser is the spirited memoir of a Minnesota farm girl who became founding mother of the worldwide women’s movement. Fraser recounts her Depression-era youth, the early days of the DFL Party, and her career in government and nonprofits. Continue Reading

THE LIST: Barney’s Birthday Bash … ‘Valley’s Got Talent’ auditions … Wynona Judd … more

October 6, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Area arts and entertainment events Continue Reading

GF Library holds out hope for raises

September 15, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Board to approach City Council againThe Grand Forks Library Board will reach out to the City Council again to see what, if anything, can be done to fund raises for underpaid staff, board members agreed at their meeting. Continue Reading

MARILYN HAGERTY: Newcomers surface in September; welcome mat is out in Grand Forks

September 3, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Dear New People,
I don’t know who you are, but I know you are out there. Every September when things get humming at UND and in the city schools, we have a batch of newcomers. Continue Reading