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Posted on: January 17, 2020

[ARCHIVED] Holiday Closing

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The Bethesda and Leiper’s Fork Branches will be closed on Saturday as they are already closed on Mondays as part of their regular schedule of operation.  The Main Library Branch in Franklin plus College Grove, Fairview and Nolensville Branches are closed on Monday.  

Please note that the Main Library Branch is open Sunday afternoon from 1:00 to 5:30.  All other Branches are closed on Sundays.  The Williamson County Public Library System will resume normal hours of operation on Tuesday, January 21. 

Use your Library card to borrow our digital resources via the library website at http://wcpltn.org/ Click on the eLibrary to see the variety of items available online. We have books, audios, streaming movies, magazines and databases for the whole family to enjoy.

"Dr. King once said that we all have to decide whether we “will walk in the light of creative altruism or the darkness of destructive selfishness. Life’s most persistent and nagging question, he said, is `what are you doing for others?’” " Learn more about this great man and holiday at:

http://www.nobelprize.org/nobel_prizes/peace/laureates/1964/king-bio.html

http://www.biography.com/people/martin-luther-king-jr-9365086

http://www.history.com/topics/black-history/martin-luther-king-jr for videos and speeches too.

http://www.thekingcenter.org/making-king-holiday

https://www.history.com/news/martin-luther-king-jr-day-controversial-origins-of-the-holiday

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