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My favourite classical place

I first went to Rome in my teens, and that wasn’t deliberate: it was one of the venues visited when I won three weeks in mainland Europe as part of a competition run by Barclays Bank. 767 more words


Frugal Fun

I’m one of those folks who are easily amused. Sure, I savor the opportunity for travel. I love classical music. Major League Baseball is also a passion. 638 more words

Cultural Highlights

Review of Barnsley’s libraries set to begin next month

People will soon be asked to give their feedback to help shape the future of Barnsley’s library services.

Barnsley Council is set to start a review of the borough’s library services, with the long term aim of creating a more modern, dynamic, efficient and adaptable service that better meets the needs of current and future users. 381 more words


Banned Book Bonanza

Libraries around the country celebrate “Banned Book” week during the final week of September (or the first full week of Fall). My local library, the… 1,173 more words


Alberta government funding free library cards for aboriginal residents on reserves

The provincial government announced Friday that it will provide more than $670,000 to public libraries to make library cards free for aboriginals who live on reserves and settlements. 379 more words

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