PROCLAMATION RECOGNIZING NATIONAL LIBRARY WEEK 2019
Libraries = Strong Communities
WHEREAS, libraries help lives change in their communities and schools; and
WHEREAS; librarians work to meet the changing needs of their communities, including providing resources for everyone and bringing services outside of library walls; and
WHEREAS, libraries and librarians bring together community members to enrich and shape the community and address local issues; and
WHEREAS, librarians are trained, tech-savvy professionals, providing technology training and access to downloadable content like e-books; and
WHEREAS, libraries offer programs to meet community needs; and
WHEREAS, libraries continuously grow and evolve in how they provide for the needs of every member of their communities; and
WHEREAS, libraries, librarians, library workers and supporters across America are celebrating National Library Week.
NOW, THEREFORE, be it resolved that we, the Severance Town Board, proclaim National Library Week, April 7-13, 2019. We encourage all residents to visit the library this week to take advantage of the wonderful library resources available at your library. Libraries build stronger communities.