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12-28-2015 | Library Cooks Up Some Tasty Mysteries with Recipes Included
by: Tremain Jackson, South Branch Manager

12-21-2015 | Games at Family Gatherings Are Traditional Chrismas Fare for Many
by: Janis C. Test, Information Services Manager

12-18-2015 | Construction for Library Move to Mall Starting Soon

by: Brian Bethel, Abilene Reporter-News

12-14-2015 | We Can Help You Decide on a Movie and Then Help You Find It
by: Tony Redman, Information Services Librarian

12-07-2015 | World Book Online Offers Users a World of Information
by: Janis C. Test, Information Services Manager

11-30-2015 | Books of All Types Deliver Christmas Magic
by: Marie Noe, Customer Services Manager

11-23-2015 | Let Library Show You How Much Fun Wreaths Can Be
by: Marie Skufca, Information Services Librarian

11-16-2015 | Food for Fines Feeds Body & Minds (Library Release)
by: Janis C. Test, Information Services Manager

11-16-2015 | Library Can Help Prepare for a Vegan Dinner Guest
by: Tremain Jackson, South Branch Manager

11-09-2015 | Tablets Popular for Holidays, Go Great With Your Library Needs
by: Tremain Jackson, South Branch Manager

11-06-2015 | Teen Space Now Open at Main Library
by: Staff Report, Abilene Reporter-News

11-02-2015 | South Branch Library Offers Literacy Kits for Families
by: Alyssa Crow, Children's Librarian (South Branch)

10-28-2015 | Design Work for Library Complete
by: Brooke Crum, Abilene Reporter-News

10-26-2015 | It's Amazing What You Can Learn About Finances from a Book
by: A. Marie Skufca, Information Services Librarian

10-19-2015 | Epic Journeys Can Begin at Your Public Library
by: Tremain Jackson, South Branch Manager

10-12-2015 | Hispanic Heritage Gets Spotlight in Library's Offerings
by: Dennis Miller, Information Services Librarian

10-10-2015 | Cultural Heritage Exhibit, With Attendee Participation, Seemed the Biggest Hit at Business Mercado
by: Scott Kirk, Abilene Reporter-News

10-05-2015 | Volunteers Help Keep Library Running By the Book
by: Dennis Miller, Information Services Librarian

10-03-2015 | Business Mercado 2015 Spotlights Hispanic Heritage in Early Abilene
by: Staff Report from the Abilene Reporter-News

09-28-2015 | Plenty of Zany Zombie Action @ Your Library
by: Tremain Jackson, South Branch Manager

09-26-2015 | Abilene ISD Librarian Honored for Her Inventive Work
by: Scott Kirk, Abilene Reporter-News

09-25-2015 | Van Vleet: Forget Calgon - Books, Take Me Away
by: Janet Van Vleet, Abilene Reporter-News

09-24-2015 | TSTC Students Show Their Cooking Skills at Book Festival Luncheon
by: KTXS News

09-23-2015 | Visits to Amish Country and a Morgue Inspired Writer
by: Scott Kirk, Abilene Reporter-News

09-23-2015 | Abilene Native, Author Amuses Dyess Students: Klostermann Tells Story of Hungry Dragon
by: Timothy Chipp, Abilene Reporter-News

09-22-2015 | South Branch Library Receives Grant from the Texas Book Festival

by: Lori Grumet, City Librarian

09-22-2015 | West Texas Childhood Helped Author Develop
by: Titus Falodun, Abilene Reporter-News

09-21-2015 | West Texas Book Festival a Weeklong Page-Turner
by: Janis C. Test, Information Services Manager

09-14-2015 | Local Authors, NYT Best-Sellers Among Book Festival Luminaries
by: Janis C. Test, Information Services Manager

09-07-2015 | Learn About Resources for Grandparents as Parents
by: Anne Ellis, Mockingbird Branch Manager

09-01-2015 | Abilene Library Asks for Public Input on South Branch
by: Brooke Crum, Abilene Reporter News

08-31-2015 | Mall of Abilene Library Public Meeting
by: Big Country Homepage

08-31-2015 | Abilenians Asked for Suggestions on New South Branch Library
by: KTXS News

08-31-2015 | Public Input Sought for New South Branch Library (City Release)
by: City of Abilene

08-31-2015 | Dromgoole: 'Friday Night Lights" 25 Years Later
by: Glenn Dromgoole, West Texas Book Festival Chairman

08-31-2015 | Library Can Fill Plate with Healthy Eating Choices
by: Dennis Miller, Information Services Librarian

08-25-2015 | Abilene Reads! @ Your Library (Library Release)
by: Janis C. Test, Information Services Manager

08-24-2015 | Nominate a Local Librarian for the 2015 "I Love My Librarian" Award (Library Release)
by: Tremain Jackson, South Branch Manager

08-24-2015 | Administering School Exams Still Another Library Service
by: Tremain Jackson, South Branch Manager

08-17-2015 | Get Away for a Little While by Reading a Fantasy Book
by: A. Marie Skufca, Information Services Librarian

08-14-2015 | Library Names Local Teen as Winner of Window Wrap-Up Art Contest (Library Release)
by: Tremain Jackson, South Branch Manager

08-12-2015 | Youth Caught a Case of Lego Fever (Library Release)
by: Tremain Jackson, South Branch Manager

08-10-2015 | True-Crime Stories Every Bit as Riveting as Any Fictional Work
by: Deborah Tarsiewicz, Information Services Specialist

08-03-2015 | Learn About Indoor Games
by: Tony Redman, Information Serivices Librarian

07-31-2015 | Superhero Graduation at Library's South Branch Welcomes Heroes-In-Training
by: Timothy Chipp, Abilene Reporter-News

07-31-2015 | Leasing Model Saving Money
by: Brian Bethel, Abilene Reporter-News

07-30-2015 | Friends of the Library Asks for Donations to Help Relocation
by: John Grobe, KTXS News Reporter

07-30-2015 | South Branch Funding Eyed by Friends Group
by: Brian Bethel, Abilene Reporter News

07-27-2015 | Talking Technology @ Your Library
by: Tremain Jackson, South Branch Manager

07-23-2015 | City Council Approves Moving South Branch Library to the Mall
by: Staff at the Abilene Reporter-News

07-23-2015 | City Council Approves Mall Library
by: Erica Garner, BigCountryHomepage

07-23-2015 | Council Approves Moving South Side Library to Mall of Abilene: Goal is to Open New Location in January 2016

by: Mari Cockerell, KTXS News

07-22-2015 | Abilene City Council Preparing for Busy Thursday Meeting

by: Mari Cockerell, KTXS News

07-20-2015 | Abilene Library Closer to Opening in Mall
by: Erica Garner, Big Country Homepage

07-20-2015 | Dinosaur Books, Others Teach Preschoolers How To Behave
by: Janet West, Children's Library Assistant II

07-14-2015 | Presentation on New South Side Library Tentatively Next Week
by: Mari Cockerell, KTXS News

07-13-2015 | Dock at the Library to Prepare for Water-Related Activities
by: Dennis Miller, Information Services Librarian

07-06-2015 | Abilene City Council May Discuss Future of South Side Library
by: Mari Cockerell, KTXS News

07-06-2015 | Library Works to Expand Its Offerings During Summer
by: Janis C. Test, Information Services Manager

06-29-2015 | Rules for Scoundrels Makes for Hot & Historic Summer Reading Adventure
by: A. Marie Skufca, Information Services Librarian

06-23-2015 | Abilene Public Library Offers Superhero Fun (Video)
by: Kimberly Sears, KTAB 4U

06-22-2015 | Meet A Hero Day
Photos by: Nellie Doneva, Abilene Reporter-News

06-22-2015 | Library Board Recommends Mall Move for South Branch

by: Brian Bethel, Abilene Reporter News

06-22-2015 | Board Votes to Recommend Mall of Abilene for South Branch Library
by: Jeff Cramer, KTXS News

06-22-2015 | Books Celebrate, Educate About the Love of Reading
by: Sara Ritson, Abilene Public Library

06-21-2015 | Bag of Books Bonanza Caps Friends of the Library's Annual Sale
by: Ronald W. Erdrich, Abilene Reporter-News

06-20-2015 | Abilene Library Group's Yearly Sale a Treat for Book-Lovers
by: Brian Bethel, Abilene Reporter-News

06-20-2015 | Abilene Public Library Hosts Annual Book Sale
by: Big Country Homepage

06-18-2015 | Puppet Frog Teaches Lesson in Silly Stories at the Library
by: Timothy Chipp, Abilene Reporter-News

06-17-2015 | Mall of Abilene May Be New Location for South Side Library
by: Mari Cockerell, KTXS

06-15-2015 | South Branch of Abilene Public Library Could Potentially Move to Mall (with video)
by: KTAB

06-15-2015 | Friends Book Sale = Great Entertainment Bargains
by: Janis C. Test, Information Services Manager

06-11-2015 | This Sale Holds Appeal for Readers of All Ages
by: Loretta Fulton, Abilene Reporter-News

06-08-2015 | Find a Veritable Garden of Information at Your Library
by: Anne Ellis, Mockingbird Branch Manager

06-05-2015 | Spotlight on 2015 Library Grant Winners
by: Allison Baron, Texas Book Festival

06-04-2015 | Young Audiences Kicks Off Its Summer Season with a Brass Band
by: Staff Report, Abilene Reporter-News

06-01-2015 | These Books Can Help You Become a Better Driver

by: Tremain Jackson, South Branch Manager

05-25-2015 | Abilene Public Library Savvy in Many Aspects of Social Media
by: Tremain Jackson, South Branch Manager

05-13-2015 | The Abilene Public Library is Offering Tons of Summer Events

by: Kimberly Sears, KTAB4U

05-12-2015 | Main Library Now Offering Beverages to Public

by: Tremain Jackson, South Branch Manager

05-05-2015 | 17 Library Instagram Accounts You Should Be Following Even If You Are Not A Bookworm

by: Samah Mariam, Polka Cafe

05-05-2015 | Abilene Public Library Receives Grant from the Texas Book Festival
by: Tremain Jackson, South Branch Manager

04-30-2015 | Abilene Library's South Branch to Re-Open Monday
by: Haden Nix, KTXS Weekend Meteorologist

04-02-2015 | A Bright Future for Dyess, Community Partners

by: 1st Lt. Nicole Ferrara, 7th Bomb Wing Public Affairs, Dyess Air Force Base

03-24-2015 | Abilene Named One of Texas' Top Ten Bookish Destinations for 2015
by: Abilene Cultural Affairs Council (Press Release)

03-19-2015 | Storytime Takes Day Trip to Redbud Park
by: Dan Carpenter, Special to the Abilene Reporter-News

03-17-2015 | Abilene Public Library Working on Strategic Plan for Better Future
by: KTXS News

02-14-2015 | Abilene Public Library Hosts Librarians' Workshop
by: Janet Van Vleet, Abilene Reporter-News

02-06-2015 | Possible Plans for the Future of Former Lincoln Middle School
by: Ashley Gooden & Laura McClintock, KTAB News

02-03-2015 | New Sites Sought for Branch Locations
by: Scott Kirk, Special to the Abilene Reporter-News

02-02-2015 | New Abilene South Branch Library Could Happen by Year's End

by: KTXS News

01-29-2015 | Abilene Public Library Main Branch Talks: Make and Take Activity
by: Kimberly Sears, KTAB Reporter

01-23-2015 | New Use for Closed Abilene Middle School Under Discussion

by: Christian Collins, KTXS Reporter

01-21-2015 | New Librarian Begins Talks to Expand South Abilene Library Branch

by: Elizabeth Weiss, KTXS Crime/Courts Reporter

01-19-2015 | Abilene Public Library Helping You Publish Your Fiction (Press Release)
by: APL Staff

10-27-2014 | New City Librarian Chosen for the City of Abilene
by: Big Country Homepage


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