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Kenai considers ending library commission

After the success of the Kenai Public Library's 2011 expansion project, during which the library moved into the building it currently occupies, the seven members of the city's library commission felt a loss of purpose, said library director Mary Jo Joiner. "Most of the sitting commissioners felt like once we had built the building, that's what they had been working for," Joiner said.
Friends of the Kenai Community Library resume activities

After a short hiatus since the completion of the addition to the library, the Friends of the Kenai Community Library are active again with a new board.
Kenai library nominated for national award

In honor of the 75th anniversary of DC Comics' Batman, the Kenai Community Library is holding a superhero contest and Comic Con through Saturday.
Ribbon cutting draws hundreds to new Soldotna Library

...contribution," said Kaplan who encouraged kids to take a dollar from their piggy banks and double it by investing in the Friends of the Library. Kaplan then took out her personal check book and made a personal contribution.
Small Nebraska library takes innovative approach

OXFORD, Neb. - The kids come in their PJ's. They curl up with stuffed toys and munch on popcorn.
Soldotna Friends of the Library present the City with a check for $21k

People support what they invest in and that feeling of ownership is certainly the case with the Friends of the Joyce K. Carver Memorial Soldotna Public Library as the group presented the City with a check for $21,000 at the Wednesday meeting last week.
Kenai Friends of the Libary prepare for Mega Book Sale!

...were worked to make that happen and like to make funds available where needed, you'll also be able to join the friends of the library at the book sale," she said. The Mega Book Sale will be held at Home Gallery Furniture & Flooring at the Old...

There's no cohesive way to describe what the recent appropriation of $32,367 to the Kenai Library will purchase, but the hodgepodge of items will address several community needs.
Soldotna library expansion on track

With Kenai's library expansion project already well under way, Soldotna continues to push forward with efforts to increase its own special space for bookworms.
All-America status a team effort

Our city just took part in a rigorous national competition and succeeded in garnering a highly esteemed designation ? the All-America City Award! I would like to thank the hard working group that worked tirelessly to help the City of Kenai achieve this success as well as many other members in the community that contributed to the effort:


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