>Grant Opportunity

> General Mills Sales, Inc. and Hamburger Helper are offering grants of up to $15,000 each month from September 1, 2006 through May 31, 2007. All requests for funding must be sponsored by a municipal or civic organization such as a public library or school. When evaluating requests, the review committee will favor organizations the […]

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>Grant for Author/Illustrator Visit

> The Maureen Hayes Author/Illustrator Visit Award was established with funding from Simon and Schuster to honor Maureen Hayes for her life-long efforts to bring together children and authors/illustrators. The Award, administered by the Association for Library Service to Children, pays for the honorarium and travel for a visiting author/illustrator. Maximum amount of the award […]

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>MVLS Libraries Receive Flood Aid

> Two MVLS libraries received aid from the New York Library Association to assist in repairing damage sustained during flooding earlier this year. The Canajoharie Library and Art Gallery and the Fort Plain Free Library each received $1000. The libraries were presented with the funds by NYLA Executive Director Michael Borges on September 14.

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>PageTurner Awards

> Nominations are being accepted through October 16 for the 2006 James Patterson PageTurner Awards. Bestselling author Patterson has pledged $500,000 in cash awards to honor individuals, schools, libraries and companies who “find original and effective ways to promote the excitement of books and reading.” Libraries are eligible to apply for the $100,000 PageTurner of […]

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>Win Free Books!

> Library Journal and Collins Publishers present the Books on Books Sweepstakes. 100 prizes will be awarded in total. Enter by September 30 at the contest website.

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