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Library Director Susan Lempke and Business Manager Greg Pritz celebrate NMDL being named one of the nation's Star Libraries.

Niles-Maine District Library Named Star Library 7 Years in a Row

Niles-Maine District Library has once again been named one of the nation’s Star Libraries by the Library Journal, a publication specializing in research and reporting for public libraries. The rating is based on a massive review of data from over 7,000 libraries across the country, of which only 257 were chosen for the coveted title […]

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An exhibitor teaches new crafting skills to a young girl at Maker Fest 2017.

Sneak Peek: 3rd Annual Maker Fest

What is a maker? Makers are people just like you and me—people with ideas and imaginations and favorite hobbies. The only requirement to becoming a maker is to act upon your creativity in order to bring the fruits of your imagination to life! With the right tools and collaboration with other like-minded people, mere ideas […]

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The Great American Read Winner: To Kill A Mockingbird

This week, the winner of PBS’ The Great American Read was chosen.  Out of 100 fiction books voted by readers around the country, Harper Lee’s To Kill A Mockingbird was top in the voting.   At the Niles-Maine District Library, patrons have been able to play along with The Great American Read since June.  Niles-Maine […]

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