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Fall Open House at the N.C. Government & Heritage Library

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Fall Open House at the North Carolina Government & Heritage Library

The American Library Association has designated September as Library Card Sign-up Month. In recognition and support of this month-long event and to build awareness of library resources and services, the State Library of North Carolina's Government & Heritage Library will host an open house Wednesday, Sept. 18, 10 a.m. - 12 p.m. on the first floor of the Archives and History/State Library Building, 109 E. Jones St., Raleigh.

State Librarian Timothy Owens and library staff look forward to welcoming First Lady of North Carolina Kristin Cooper and North Carolina Department of Natural and Cultural Resources Secretary Susi H. Hamilton to this event. Open house highlights will include remarks by the First Lady and Secretary Hamilton, tours of the library stacks and the opportunity to sign up for a Government & Heritage Library card.