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2nd Seedy Saturday update

Our second 2017 Seedy Saturday was just as successful as the first, with a new library member, more catalogs, and (again) more seeds! The Cooperative Extension Service brought updated lists of recommended varieties for the Interior, a whole box full … Continue reading

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Seedy Saturday notes

As noted in our previous post, the first Seedy Saturday of 2017 was definitely a success, with far more people attending than usually come to the first one each season. We received $42 in donations, almost as much as we … Continue reading

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1st Seedy Saturday a HUGE success!!

With stunning close-up photography (taken by JTEL vice-president Monique Musick) representing the various plant families hanging over tables overflowing with seed packets and containers of every sort, over 25 folks came out to browse JTEL’s catalog of seeds.  Others traded seeds, … Continue reading

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GivingTuesday: Please Give and Do Good

Well, the day has arrived: #GivingTuesday is here! All over, people are giving to their favorite charities in the hope of improving their little nook of the world, and the power of these multitudes working together to improve the lot … Continue reading

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Used books, just in time for the holidays!

JTEL was the only non-borough library represented at the annual Noel Wein Library Used Book Consortium held Saturday, November 26, 2016.  Although there were thousands of used library books on all manner of subjects, we had the very first table … Continue reading

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JTEL at the annual Noel Wein Library Consortium

JTEL will have one table of used books that we will be selling at the annual Noel Wein Library Consortium Sale, this Saturday (November 26) from 10 AM-3 PM.  It’s in the auditorium of the Noel Wein Public Library and … Continue reading

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Pie Throwdown success!

Unsupervised playing at the Golden Eagle Saloon Wow, what a day! The LiBerry Music Festival and Berry Pie Throwdown featured musical styles from klezmer to rock n’ roll bagpipes, and raised just about $3000 for renovating the Ida and Ansgar … Continue reading

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Li-Berry Pie and Music Festival coming up…

The blowout library event of the year is coming Saturday August 27, at the Golden Eagle Saloon! Enter your best pies in the pie-making contest (prizes awarded for best sweet, savory, unusual or “bestest” pie ever), dance to the strains … Continue reading

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Tape and Tarp 2016 Re-Cap

It all started with a bang, as the skies let loose as Cotton Ginny started their first number, and nothing was heard except the thunderous rain on a hot,  tin roof (ok, maybe it wasn’t hot, but it was certainly … Continue reading

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Cotton Ginny at the Malemute

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