Young Poets

Enter The 2015 Young Poets Contest

The Jackson District Library is pleased to announce the eleventh annual, “Poets Among Us: Young Poets Contest 2015.” With almost 8,500 student entries during the first ten years, this event has proven to be very successful with students, teachers and parents. The contest is open to all students in grades K-12 and all home-schooled students…

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Tessa’s Famous Author Recommendation: Langston Hughes

Short stories and poetry are both pretty alien to me, outside of my college years, since it is rare for me to like them. Knowing that there are exceptions to any generality, I occasionally take a quick look at something passing across my desk. Last month I withdrew a worn-out collection of Langston Hughes’ short…

The "Chapters" Library Newsletter


November/December 2014 Newsletter

The newsletter has arrived! This edition of Chapters features a look at some of the ways the Meijer Branch Digital Studio can serve your creative projects. You’ll also find out about all the holiday programming we have coming up, and so much more!  

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