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Enjoy Book and Movie Time at the Oak Ridge Campus on Nov. 20

Discuss the book The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald, and then watch the movie on Wednesday, Nov. 20 at the Oak Ridge campus. The free event starts at 1 p.m. in the Nook. Tickets will be issued for a … Continue reading

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Kingston Public Library book discussion with John Muir biography author

Kingston Public Library will host a discussion with Dr. John B. Hunt, the author of Restless Fires: Young John Muir’s Thousand-Mile Walk to the Gulf in 1867-68 (find it near you) at 6pm on Thursday, April 25. Restless Fires provides a detailed rendering … Continue reading

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Research Hospital Can Revive Your Paper — April 1-2 @ Harriman Library/Learning Center

Is your research paper lifeless and unresponsive? Are your sources aenemic? Ready to call a Code Blue? Get to the Research Hosptial quick! Roane State Library and Learning Center are offering a free research hospital at the Harriman campus on … Continue reading

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German World War II veteran was former prisoner at Crossville POW camp

Crossville, TN served as a prisoner of war camp that housed German prisoners during World War II.  Surprised? Me, too. Gerhard Hennes was one of those Crossville camp prisoners. Gerhard Hennes will speak on Thursday, Nov. 15 in the City … Continue reading

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Southern Festival of Books: A party for book people

If you love books, make plans to visit Nashville for the annual Southern Festival of Books. This is a great chance to meet authors, hear them speak, get your books signed and hang out with other people who love books.

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Celebrate National Library Week with Roane State authors — Wednesday, April 14 @ Oak Ridge

This year’s National Library Week is the perfect time to come in and see how librarians can help you. We invite you to celebrate National Library Week with the Oak Ridge Coffey Library April 11-17, 2010. This year’s theme is … Continue reading

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Celebrate St. Patty’s Day with Celebration Singers

The Roane State Celebration Singers will perform in the Roane campus library today (3/17) from 12:45pm to 1:15pm. Come experience the musical talents of these terrific student performers.

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