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File #: RES 21-469    Version: 1
Type: Resolution Status: Archived
In control: Library Board
Final action: 4/7/2021
Title: Authorizing the Saint Paul Library Agency to accept a Book Donation from The Friends of the Saint Paul Public Library and give them away to the community.
Sponsors: Jane L. Prince

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Authorizing the Saint Paul Library Agency to accept a Book Donation from The Friends of the Saint Paul Public Library and give them away to the community.

 

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WHEREAS, The Friends of the Saint Paul Public Library wishes to donate 100 copies of the book The Three Mothers: How the Mothers of Martin Luther King, Jr., Malcolm X, and James Baldwin Shaped a Nation by Anna Malaika NtiAsara-Tubbs to the Saint Paul Library Agency; and

 

WHEREAS, the Saint Paul Library Agency, in partnership with the Office of Financial Empowerment, wishes to accept this donation from the Friends of the Saint Paul Public Library;

 

WHEREAS, the Saint Paul Library Agency wishes to give these books away as part of a community giveaway; and

 

WHEREAS, the Saint Paul Library Board finds that there is a public purpose in giving community members books that advance racial and gender justice in St. Paul; Now, Therefore, be it

 

RESOLVED, that the Library Board hereby accepts the donation of 100 copies of The Three Mothers: How the Mothers of Martin Luther King, Jr., Malcom X, and James Baldwin Shaped a Nation and hereby authorizes the Saint Paul Library Agency to give them away through a community giveaway.

 

 

 

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