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Mineola Memorial Library Notes

Hope you had a great summer! By the time you read this, school for Mineola and Alba will have resumed and sadly there will be fewer children in the library. We continue to offer Toddler Story Time on … more

Quitman Library Connections

Volunteers from The Wood County TX Genealogical Society will be on hand at the Quitman Public Library on Friday, Aug. 4 from 10 a.m.-6 p.m. to assist visitors with family history research during the … more

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Legacy. The word keeps cropping up, bouncing around like an ear worm. It came to light last fall when our family began what I’m calling a legacy tour of sites around East Texas and a … more

Mineola Memorial Library Notes

July was a busy month. We wrapped up the summer reading program: Camp We Read. Our smallest group was 19 participants and our largest was around 35 participants. We closed out the program with … more

Quitman Library Connections

The Quitman Public Library invites parents to combat National Anti-boredom Month this July by bringing the kids in to use our Ignite by Hatch™ computers. Ignite gives kids access to interactive … more

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We prefer the trees of East Texas to the near desert conditions in parts of West Texas. They are worth driving through primarily to get to the mountains with cooler climes and taller trees. But … more

Mineola Memorial Library Notes

Can you believe how fast the summer is moving? It’s July already. We have had wonderful participation in this year’s summer reading adventure of Camp Read. We did go outside before … more

Quitman Library Connections

QPL 2023 Summer Reading “Libraries Rock” program has ended, and the library would like to recognize those who helped make it awesome: Rafael Espinoza and the Rockabilly Railroad, Quitman … more

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It’s not my hometown anymore, at least, not the one where I grew up. It took half a century to come to that conclusion, but the recent news that Denton County Texas has a population of … more
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