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Library receives $4,500 grant for pop-up program


January 2, 2019

The Sweet Home Public Library recently received a $4,500 grant from the Oregon Community Foundation to pay for pop-up libraries in the spring and summer.

“We’ve tested the waters,” said Libary Director Rose Peda. “We have attended events such as the safety fair, the health fair and, of course, the Capitol Christmas tree event.”

The pop-up libraries will be placed in local parks starting this spring, where residents can check out books on the spot.

“We take the the library out of the library to wherever the community is,” Peda said. Beginning in the spring, the library will h...

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