New Hanover County Library
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Kids write their way to a better future
Submitted by Helen Holt on Wed, 11/19/2014 - 10:54pm.

videoRapping for literacy, that's what a group of kids are doing at the New Hanover Public Library every month. They're recording a song which will be added to an album coming out this summer.

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Symphony Day introduces kids to music at an early age
Submitted by Christina Anthony on Sat, 11/16/2013 - 7:44pm.

videoIt is usually a very quiet place, but the New Hanover County Library in Wilmington was making a lot of noise this weekend.

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New Hanover Co. libraries reopening on Sundays
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 09/06/2012 - 4:28pm.

On Sept. 9, three branches of the New Hanover County Public Library will be open on Sundays from 1 – 5 p.m.: Main Library, Northeast and Myrtle Grove.

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Friends of the Library hope to pass $1M raised with weekend sale
Submitted by Marcy Cuevas on Thu, 03/15/2012 - 8:26am.

The Friends of the Library is holding its semiannual book sale. Since the group first began holding book sales in 1983 it has raised $945,000. With this sale, the group hopes to raise $55,000, which will break the $1 million mark this weekend. That's money that goes right back to the library.

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New Hanover Co. Library offers free e-books, lessons on e-readers
Submitted by Kevin Wuzzardo on Wed, 12/28/2011 - 10:55am.

Did Santa bring you a new e-reader for Christmas? If so, you don't necessarily have to spend more money on e-books.

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Civil War life on display at downtown library
Submitted by Marissa Jasek on Thu, 10/13/2011 - 10:14am.

A traveling Civil War exhibit is currently on display at the New Hanover County Library in downtown Wilmington. The exhibit features images of women, soldiers and freed men. It's a rare look at what life was like during that time.

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