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Meijer Branch Build A Better World Short Film Winners

How do we start to build a better world? That was the question JDL’s Meijer Branch asked at the beginning of June, when they introduced their Build a Better World Short Film Contest. Teens, ages 14 to 18, were given the task of creating a minute to a minute in a half short film that…

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Directors Ken Burns, Lynn Novick Revisit Vietnam with 10-Part Series

There are troves of books and documentaries produced on the Vietnam Era, but critics and audiences alike have discovered a fresh perspective in director Ken Burns and Lynn Novick’s new documentary. The 10-part series, which was released on DVD and started airing on PBS last week, follows the U.S.’ controversial involvement through the eyes of…

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Sep – Nov Chapters Newsletter

Library of Michigan Awards Funds to JDL for Project BRIDGE We are pleased to announce the receipt of a $150,000 two-year grant from the Library of Michigan‘s LSTA (Library Services & Technology Act) Collaborative Library Services Grant Program for the development and implementation of Project BRIDGE (Building Relationships In Diverse Generational Experiences). JDL currently provides…

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