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St. Michael’s Building It Together Group Wins MLA Above & Beyond Award
St. Michael’s Building It Together volunteer group is one of the 2011 winners of the Minnesota Library Association’s Above & Beyond Award for its work raising funds for the St. Michael Library. The Above & Beyond Award is given in recognition of a recent group or individual contribution significant to the Minnesota library community. There can be up to three recipients in any given year. The awards were announced during the keynote luncheons at the 2011 MLA Annual Conference in Duluth this week.
In addition, the Building it Together group is also nominated for the Evy Nordley Award from the Minnesota Association of Library Friends. The finalists will present their Friends of the Library Project at the MLA Conference in Duluth on Library Friends Day, Thursday, Oct. 13. St. Michael’s Items Purchased page features linked images of items purchased by donations. They include entrance signage, patio furniture, artwork, bicycle rack, display racks, children’s area furniture and teen area furniture.