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Friday, March 12, 2004


Carlisle is awarded a special library planning grant

State Representative Cory Atkins is pleased to announce the Department of Conservation and Recreation (DCR) award of a special Library Planning grant in the amount of $2,300 to the Town of Carlisle.The Library Planning and Education grants are administered through DCR's Urban and Community Forestry Program.The DCR has received federal Farm Bill funds, which enabled it to award innovative grants to five municipal libraries, Carlisle included.The funds awarded to the Gleason Library will be used to offer a series of speakers, partner on educational projects with public schools, build the library forestry collection and help plan for the future of Carlisle's community forest.

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