Here is a review of our wonderful 2014 Library Centennial celebration!
Saturday June 14 ~ 10am-3 pm
Library Open House w/tasty treats, historical tidbits, chat with the Trustees ~ Scavenger hunt for kids!
Saturday June 21 ~ 2-4 pm
Emancipation Day Event: An Afternoon of Reflection on the Emancipation Proclamation and Exhibit
In 1989 Ashfield library staff discovered an authentic copy of Lincoln’s Emancipation Proclamation in the basement of the library. The sale of the document paid for the expansion of the building, creating the space we enjoy today.
Thursday July 17 ~ 7-9 pm
Guest Speaker: Jessamyn West, Library “Mover and Shaker” How do we get to the future with libraries?
Thursday August 7 ~ 7-9 pm
Visioning Our Library’s Next Hundred Years!
Coffee, Dessert and Community Discussion
Saturday August 23 ~ 2-4 pm
Library Rededication Ceremony and
100th Birthday Party with
Cake, Ice Cream and Music!