BRAINERD — The Friends of the Brainerd Public Library recently awarded $1,500 scholarships to two recent graduates of Brainerd High School.
The Ruth M. Gogolin Scholarship was awarded to Carrie Gadacz, who will be attending the University of Mary, Bismarck; and Lucas Kruchten, who will attend North Dakota State University. These scholarships were awarded based on essays submitted regarding their ideas of libraries of the future.
The Friends is a nonprofit group that provides advocacy and resources to enhance the services, programs and materials available at the Brainerd library.
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