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Council's improvements to community plans

...to $42,000. The amount was changed after the Soldotna Library Friends informed Mark Dixson, in a memorandum from City Librarian Rachel Nash, that recent fundraisers reached the amount of $21,000, up from the previously calculated $15,000. Nash...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-05-28/council-has-night-of-revisions-and-s
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Soldotna's capital budget final draft up for review

...at full capacity during the summer months, according to the document. Kornelis worked closely with Rachel Nash, the City Librarian at the Joyce K. Carver Memorial Library to come up with a plan to allocate funding for a self-checkout program. An appropriation...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-07-08/soldotnas-capital-budget-final-draft
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Former Kasilof librarian, board member will be missed

...Louise Hann of Kasilof, who recently passed away. Over the years Louise filled many positions at the library, including librarian, board member and treasurer. On behalf of the Kasilof Public Library board we would like to extend our condolences to her...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/letters/2013-05-03/former-kasilof-librarian-
Letters
Former librarian mourned

The Alaska library community suffered a huge loss with the death of Emily H. DeForest, the feisty librarian of Kenai Community Library from 1971 to 1999. Under her leadership, the library evolved to become the award-winning library...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/073109/let_365614247.shtml
Council accepts money for library, changes code to match regulation

...The amount was changed after the Soldotna Library Friends informed City Manager Mark Dixson, in a memorandum from City Librarian Rachel Nash, that recent fundraisers reached $21,000, up from the previously calculated $15,000.Nash suggested the...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-05-29/council-accepts-money-for-library-ch
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Soldotna passes 2015 budget

...percent from last year, Dixson said. The building expansion completed in January resulted in the need for an additional librarian and part-time library page; expenditures for travel and training, materials and supplies and office supplies were also...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-06-12/soldotna-passes-2015-budget
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Soldotna Friends of the Library present the City with a check for $21k

...Janz was joined by Elaine Woodburn, Nancy Hennings, and Mary Lou Wilcox who presented the check to Rachel Nash, the City Librarian. "The support from the community has been overwhelming in developing our amazing facility," said Nash, "It's our goal...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/dispatch/2014-06-16/soldotna-friends-of-the-library-
Dispatch

...During her 50 years of literacy work in South Carolina, Helen Fellers has been a storyteller, bookmobile driver and branch librarian in the effort to get children to read. Now the 79-year-old uses You Tube videos to put her vibrant-for-books persona...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/community/2013-09-22
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Librarian fired after 28 years, locals protest

...expected this," Dixson said of his decision to fire the librarian. Dixson said he was not, however, at peace with the process...Still, Dixson said he stood by his decision to fire the librarian. "If you want to hate me for that, that's fine," he...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2013-04-11
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New librarian looking forward to creating more programs at new building

...hometown of Sterling has come true. Nash began her job as the librarian at the Joyce K. Carver Memorial Library in Soldotna Aug...and the "Black Stallion." "I probably drove the school librarian insane saying, 'But you don't have the fifth ("Black...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2013-08-19/new-librarian-looking-forward-to-cre
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