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June 01 2011 Eastern
R ecipient: San Angelo Museum of Fine Arts Grant: 2010 National Leadership Grant Pictured: Lamar Elementary students pose with Assistant Museum Educator Megan DiRienzo at the end of their Art Science Fusion program. C ontact: Howard Taylor, Director One Love Street San Angelo, TX 76903 (325) 653-...Read more
One of the Special Participating Youth (SPYs) plays at the Knight table with a Treehouse Museum visitor.
May 01 2011 Eastern
Recipient: Treehouse Museum Grant: Museums for America - Engaging Communities 2009 Pictured: One of the Special Participating Youth (SPYs) plays at the Knight table with a Treehouse Museum visitor. Contact: Lynne Goodwin, Executive Director 347 22nd Street Ogden, UT 84401 (801) 394-9663 E-mail...Read more
A librarian and three students use a computer in a school library.
March 15 2011 Eastern
Recipient: Florida State University, School of Library & Information Studies Grant: Laura Bush 21st Century Librarian Program Early Career Researcher Grant, 2009-2012 Contact: Marcia Mardis Associate Professor, School of Library & Information Studies Florida State University PO Box 3062100...Read more
The Multicultural Internship Program (MIP) coordinator and a MIP intern.
March 02 2011 Eastern
Recipient: Brooklyn Public Library Grant: 2009 Laura Bush 21st Century Librarian Program Pre-professional Programs Pictured: The Multicultural Internship Program (MIP) coordinator and a MIP intern. Photograph by Gregg Richards. Contact: Elizabeth Lewis Director, Literacy Program & Volunteer...Read more
Oil painting depicting a scene of slaves being sold at a public outdoor auction
February 01 2011 Eastern
Recipient Missouri Historical Society Grant 2004 National Leadership Grant for Museums Pictured Last Sale of Slaves 1860, 1870 Oil on canvas by Thomas S. Noble. Gift of the children of Thomas S. Noble. Click on image for larger view Contact Melanie Adams Managing Director, Community Education and...Read more
photo of Adam Becker reading to children
January 01 2011 Eastern
Recipient Pueblo of Pojoaque Public Library Grant 2007 Native American Library Services Enhancement Grant Pictured Youth Services Librarian Adam Becker entertains the children at the beginning of the Summer Reading Program in 2010. Contact Jill Conner, Library Director 101 Lightning Loop Santa Fe,...Read more
photo of the National Medal
November 01 2010 Eastern
Links: Read the 2010 National Medal Winners brochure (PDF, 1.0 MB) Watch the 2010 National Medal Winners Video Learn more about IMLS and StoryCorps Web site: Nominate a museum or library for a National Medal at www.imls.gov/medals Pictured: National Medal Award The Institute of Museum and Library...Read more
Two girls play and learn in the Vietnamese Round Boat at Children’s Discovery Museum of San Jose.
October 01 2010 Eastern
Recipient Children’s Discovery Museum of San Jose Grant 2005 Museums for America Pictured Two girls play and learn in the Vietnamese Round Boat at Children’s Discovery Museum of San Jose. Contact Jenni Martin Director of Education and Programs Children’s Discovery Museum of San Jose 408-298-5437,...Read more
Students use the Internet to connect with friends and do homework.
September 01 2010 Eastern
Recipient: The New York Public Library, Astor, Lenox & Tilden Foundations Grant: 2007 and 2008 National Leadership Grants for Libraries – planning and project grants Pictured: Students use the Internet to connect with friends and do homework. Contact: Lynda Kennedy, MS Ed, PhD Director,...Read more
WATCH teens take a break from their research and experience Elkhorn Slough by kayak
August 01 2010 Eastern
Recipient: Monterey Bay Aquarium Foundation Grant: 2007 Museums for America (Supporting Lifelong Learning) Pictured: WATCH teens take a break from their research and experience Elkhorn Slough by kayak. C ontact: Rita Bell Director of Education Programs Monterey Bay Aquarium Foundation 831-648-4845...Read more

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