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Ramblin' Rhodes: 7th Augusta Amusements season brings in big band, country, rock, more

...Ole Opry, which was planned for June 20 at the Nancy Carson Library in North Augusta had to be rescheduled.But library director Barbara Walker carried on with a program honoring Martell, who lives in Leesville, S.C., showing youtube clips...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2015-07-01/ramblin-rhodes-7th-au
Greater Clarks Hill Regional Library asks for public's help identifying historic photos

...take some time, but I think we will be able to get most of the photographs identified," said Mary Lin Maner, library director. "It shows the growth and progress of the people in the community from its early beginnings to today. It's good...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-02-27/greater-clarks-hill-regional
Ramblin' Rhodes: Entertainers turn out for talk on music legends

...half a century.Before my talk I got to know better library director Barbara Walker, an African-American who grew up...festival is the result of the work of Augusta Public Library director Darlene Price and festival coordinators Cheryl Corbin...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2015-03-04/ramblin-rhodes-entert
Glynn County wants its historic table back

...That's when Linda Kean, then Three Rivers Regional Library Director, had it hauled off to Jesup when Glynn County evicted...got the table, but Jim Darby, a retired regional library director, said it was there in 1977 when he came to Brunswick...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-02/ga-county-wants-its-historic
SPLOST questions

...May 20 package includes $2 million for renovations at three aging library branches named by East Central Regional Library Director Darlene Price as in dire need of repair. The libraries are the Friedman, Wallace and Appleby branches.Q: What's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/election/splost7
Bestselling author Nicholas Sparks coming to Columbia County

...part of a tour promoting Sparks' 18th novel, The Longest Ride, which is set to be released Sept. 24.Regional Library Director Mary Lin Maner said the library had been working to bring Sparks to the Augusta area for about two years and she...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-08-09/bestselling-author-nicholas-s
SC libraries may get tough

...public has the right to use to library." An amendment by the freshman lawmaker would reserve authority for the library director, the branch manager, and acting branch manger. "What's different from the original bill is we're not any...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-04-02/sc-librries-get-tough
SPLOST Question: What projects are included in the special purpose, local option sales tax package for libraries?

...May 20 package includes $2 million for renovations at three aging library branches named by East Central Regional Library Director Darlene Price as in dire need of repair. The libraries are the Friedman, Wallace and Appleby branches.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-05-11/splost-question-what-pro
They heard you

...Centers, Augusta had the second-highest turnout and the highest percentage of patrons involved, according to library director Gary Swint.In addition, the state heard from the Blind Rehabilitation Center at the Charlie Norwood VA Medical...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2010-12-07/they-heard-you
Editorials
Talking Book Center must be saved

...state Sen. Hardie Davis, for valuable support when the center's potential loss to Atlanta arose for debate.Library Director Gary Swint, who monitored construction of the Augusta library's outstanding new main branch, practically grew...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2010-12-25/talking-book-center-must
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