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Posted on: September 20, 2019

Health Literacy and Entrepreneurial Activity at the Main Library

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The Orange County Public Library has been awarded grants to pilot new initiatives to serve residents. Grant funds are coming from two sources, The State Library of North Carolina and NC IDEA, a private foundation in Durham, NC. The grants will enable the ...

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Posted on: September 3, 2019

Call for Local Authors

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For the second year in a row, we're participating with the Hillsborough/Orange County Chamber of Commerce Holiday House Tour, Books by Candlelight, Sunday, Dec. 8. A self-guided tour, the event provides attendees an opportunity ...

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Posted on: September 3, 2019

Art at the Main Library in Hillsborough

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First up is delightful work by Clay Carmichael. Clay was born and grew up in Chapel Hill, North Carolina. She attended Hampshire College in Amherst, Massachusetts, and graduated summa cum laude in creative writing from the University of North Carolina at ...

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Posted on: August 21, 2019

Library Offers Chance to Meet Lee Smith or John Claude Bemis

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The Orange County Public Library announces a new twist on National Library Card Sign-up Month. Anyone who signs up for or renews a library card September 1-30 will be entered into a drawing to have tea with Lee Smith or an ice cream sundae with John Claud...

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