News & Updates

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August 24, 2020
Earning the Right

Aug. 18, 2020 marks the 100th Anniversary of the ratification of the 19th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution, while Aug. 26 is the anniversary of its certification.

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August 21, 2020
Going Beyond Books

A position at the Decatur Public Library works to connect with Decatur's most vulnerable population.

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July 31, 2020
Another Perspective

Kabedi Mulomede and Kaream Williams moderated a new middle school book club through the Decatur Public Library focused on conversations about race. The first book, "Harbor Me," by Jacqueline Woodson, was the topic on Wednesday, with the children attending via video conference.

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June 11, 2020
Decatur Public Library Announces Reopening

The Decatur Public Library will reopen next week with limited hours and services. The library plans to reopen on June 16 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and will be open again on June 18 from 2 p.m. to 8 p.m.


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