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Sign-up for library card this month


September is library sign-up month at the Brainerd Public Library and it encourages all children to sign up for a library card.

The first 70 children 10 and under who sign up for their first library card in September will have the opportunity to receive their a canvas book bag and a free book. The library has joined with the Crow Wing County United Way to distribute the undeliverable books from the  Imagination Library Program. 

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Sarah Nelson
Sarah Nelson joined the Brainerd Dispatch in April 2010 and works as a online reporter, content editor and staff writer. She is a world traveler, accused idealist and California native now braving the winters of Central Minnesota. She believes in the power of human resolve and hopes to be part of something that makes history by bringing an end to injustice in the world. Sarah has worked as a criminal background researcher, high school civics teacher, grant writer, and contributing writer with — tackling every issue from global poverty to bio-degradable bicycles. Her favorite thing about living in Minnesota is July. Sarah left the Brainerd Dispatch in April 2014.
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