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Braden River Branch Curbside Service
05/26/2021
Beginning on June 8th through July 24th, 2021 the Braden River Branch of the Manatee county Public Library System will offer curbside services to the public while the library is closed for construction.
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Florida Library Association Awards – Manatee Libraries’ Friends Members are Recognized
04/30/2021
The Florida Library Association (FLA) honors outstanding libraries and supporters during its annual conference, and two of Manatee Libraries’ Friends’ groups will be awarded this year.
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Manatee Libraries Resuming Regular Hours and Extending Time Limit
04/12/2021
Beginning on Monday, April 12th, 2021, the libraries will be resuming their regular business hours and extending the time limits for library visitors.
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Partridge Comes Prepared to Collaborate
09/01/2020
New Library Services Manager, Elizabeth Partridge, brings with her three Master’s degrees and a unique combination of experience, that includes serving as Literacy Coordinator.
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Stephanie Katz
Stephanie Katz Named a Library Journal 2020 Mover & Shaker
05/12/2020
Katz was selected for founding 805 Lit + Art in 2015, one of the first online literary magazines published by a library system, which has grown into an award-winning, international arts magazine.
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Live Online Tutoring Now Available
04/06/2020
Tutor.com includes one-to-one expert tutoring, SAT/ACT/AP® Test Preparation & video lessons
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100 Women in Manatee County Exhibit
01/23/2020
Opening reception for new exhibit in honor of the 100th anniversary of the 19th Amendment and women’s right to vote
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